How You Can Help a Member of the Horror Community

Here at Dread Central we know that the horror community has a great big, bloody heart. So when we hear about a worthy cause, we like to let you know about it, too. Read on for more info on "The Boom Effect".

Frozen Review Now Live!

We've been talking about writer/director Adam Green's new film Frozen for a while now, and finally, in conjunction with its debut at the Sundance Film Festival, we're able to post our review of the film.

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Just like the rest of the world, we here at Dread Central like to have everything in the palms of our hands. Especially ourselves! Wait ... that didn't sound right ... *ahem* Anyway, now you can have us with you anytime you want, everywhere you go ... for free!

Four New Repo Men Posters Show off the Synthetics

Four new posters for the Repossession Mambo, now known as Repo Men, have come to light showing off all the spare parts you could ever want or need!

Diftwood Auction - Win Some Blood Soaked Memorabilia

Hey Driftwood fans! In case you were unaware, there's a nifty auction going on right now which offers you the chance to take home a bit of horror history!

Saturday Nightmares: Hello Mary Lou - Prom Night II (1987)

1980’s Prom Night was among the first slasher films to come bursting forth from the post-Halloween floodgates and, while it doesn’t seem like you can find a positive review of it anymore, it was a big success then and remains one of the most enjoyable entries in the slasher subgenre.

Bob Fingerman's From the Ashes Graphic Novel Coming in February

A new graphic novel set in a zombie-infested, post apocalyptic New York City is about to hit bookstore shelves from IDW Publishing, who announced that Bob Fingerman's From the Ashes, a collection of the renowned series, will debut on February 10, 2010.

CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers! Win a Long Weekend with Jesus!

Nope, we aren’t offering an all expenses paid trip to Jesus Camp – but what we do have are three copies of the new Jim Caviezel vehicle Long Weekend (review here), directed by Jamie Blanks, to give away courtesy of Showbox Home Entertainment and The Associates.

Black Sunset Next Project for The Butcher Brothers

Their latest effort, The Violent Kind, is poised to debut at Sundance '10 this Monday, January 25th, and already Mitchell Altieri and Phil Flores (aka the Butcher Bros.) are looking ahead to their next project, a psychological horror feature entitled Black Sunset.

Naomi Watts Moves into Jim Sheridan's Dream House

For a structure to truly become a Dream House, it usually requires a woman's touch, and oh my, has Jim Sheridan found a woman for his!

Date Shift for Corman's Piranha DVD and Blu-ray and More

Sometimes a bun just needs a bit more time in the oven, ya know? Dread Central has learned today that Shout! Factory's upcoming (and we're sure to be stellar) DVD and Blu-ray release of the Roger Corman classic Piranha has been pushed back until August.

A Preview Clip of AFI's Beautiful Thieves

It's a rainy Friday here in the Dread Central offices, and what better way to counteract the blahs than by checking out some new tunes? Thanks to Bay Area rockers AFI, we have a preview clip of the video for their next single, "Beautiful Thieves", to share with you guys.

Aliens Vs. Predator: Hunter Edition to Come Home with a Facehugger

It seems as if video game collector's editions have zeroed in on gamers' sweet spots -- their heads! Halo 3 had its Spartan Helmet, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 had its night vision goggles, and now Sega's Aliens vs. Predator game has something else to um ... wear!

Three Minutes of Aliens vs. Predator Goodness!

Another new badass trailer for the upcoming Aliens vs. Predator video game was published today by Sega of Europe, and of course we've got it for you in all its messy glory! Click on through to see "Heritage".

Catch the Premiere of Closed for the Season this March

If you've been thinking about attending Monster-Mania 14 this coming March 12th-14th, then a press release that crossed our desk today might help you make up your mind. Along with the myriad of guests who will be at the show, a special screening will be taking place of writer/director Jay Woelfel's supernatural thriller Closed for the Season.