No matter how much we wanted to deny it, we knew this day would eventually come. Scary rumblings out of Universal today tell of a possible 3D Jaws remake. We're gonna need a bigger barrel. To vomit in.
Aside from waiting for an update on the status of its sequel and rooting for it to win an Independent Spirit Award on March 5th, we honestly haven't been paying too much attention to Paranormal Activity's roll-out across the rest of the globe. But all that changed today with the report that despite being a box office hit in Italy, the film has "kicked up a storm among [Italian] politicians and associations on Monday because it is terrifying teenagers and children across the country." Bravo, Oren!
It boggles the mind, as I feel that I’m still recovering from the madness that was last October, but that creepy fun-filled month will be upon us once again in a short seven and a half months, which in this case means that competition is now open for all new features and short films for Screamfest LA 2010.
We're all really excited to see the latest film from one of the producers who brought us the ultra-psycho home invasion film Inside, In Their Sleep (or Dans ton sommeil), directed by Caroline du Potet and Eric, which is set
In anticipation of its upcoming February 9th release, Deon Taylor Enterprises sent Dread Central some exclusive teaser clips from Dead Tone to get you fiends in the mood for some murder!
Could this be an end of an era? According to writer Patrick Melton, Kevin Greutert's upcoming Saw VII 3D could mark the very last entry into the famed blockbuster franchise. Just when things were getting fun again!
Ready for a look inside Paul Andrew (The Cottage) Williams' latest terror tale? Dare you wander down Cherry Tree Lane? Can you handle the horrors? We love dramatic questions. They make us feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
Revenge! Boobs! Blood! You see, now this is how we like to spend the afternoon here at Dread Central. Hide the kids, and cover your PC monitors! It's time for a little not safe for work trailer action!
Just looking at these new stills from the new African zombie flick The Dead from co-directors Howard J. Ford and Jonathan Ford instantly makes the theme from Lucio Fulci's Zombie start playing in our heads. We can think of no higher compliment than that!
Thus far we've seen cowboys duke it out in the old West. We've even seen zombies and monsters take part in many a showdown, too. Now it's time for the aliens to attack at high noon!
Finally one of the stars of one of the most successful book and film franchises in recent history is going to be allowed to deal with a different type of supernatural force!
A couple of flicks we've been talking about for quite some time are finally hitting store shelves this week including the animated Dante's Inferno, the long-awaited Dead Tone (formerly known as 7eventy 5ive) from directors Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor, and the three-disc exploitation extravaganza known as Shock Festival from Stephen Romano (with a couple of commentaries from our own Uncle Creepy).
It's been a couple of years, but it's finally going to happen! William (The House on Haunted Hill, The Fair-Haired Child) Malone's long awaited flick Parasomnia is set to hit DVD in a few months!
If you're like most of us here at Dread Central, your primary wardrobe consists of jeans and a t-shirt. In which case you'll probably be interested in Threadless Tees' 2009 Bestee Awards, which are given to recognize excellence within the Threadless.com community of t-shirt designers. In addition, Dread Central has teamed up with Threadless to give one lucky reader a $50 gift certificate.
With The Wolfman right around the corner, director Joe Johnston (Jurassic Park III) has been doing a ton of press to promote the film. But he also took a few moments out to talk a bit about the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park franchise.