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CONTEST CLOSED! Win Tickets to Film Society of Lincoln Center's Coffin Joe Triple Feature

The Film Society of Lincoln Center is hosting a Brazilian horror festival entitled "DEATH DEALER: Introducing Coffin Joe, Brazil’s Horror Superstar" and has joined forces with Dread Central to provide two lucky winners with a pair of tickets each to the January 23rd screenings of At Midnight I’ll Take Your Soul, This Night I’ll Possess Your Corpse, and Awakening of the Beast.

The Horde - New International One-Sheet

While we are all waiting patiently for IFC's distro of the new French zombie opus The Horde here in the States, a badass new international one-sheet has hit the net. Vive la mort!

Saturday Nightmares: The Howling: New Moon Rising (1995)

In the interest of full disclosure, I’ll come right out and tell you that I’ve always been rather fond of the Howling franchise. From werewolf orgies to carnival freaks, there’s always been something for me to enjoy concerning the unlikely number of Roman numerals that followed Joe Dante’s classic.

Clash of the Titans Sticking with 2D Format

There's been a lot of speculation as to whether or not Louis Leterrier's Clash of the Titans remake will be in 3D, particularly since the content seems to lend itself so well to the format, but the director has put the kibosh on that idea, stating, "We just won't have time."

CONTEST CLOSED! In the UK? Have a Blood Feast on Us!

Our love for readers across the pond is the type that just keeps on giving, and once more courtesy of Arrow Video and The Associates we have another fantastic giveaway. Up for grabs for three lucky readers are copies of the brand new Blood Feast 2 DVD, Herschell Gordon Lewis’ super-gory sequel to his 1963 groundbreaking splatter flick Blood Feast.

CONTEST CLOSED! Street Trash UK DVD Giveaway

Hot on the heels of our review of the brand new UK Street Trash DVD, the esteemed individuals at Arrow Video and The Associates have kindly graced us with three copies to give away to a few lucky readers!

Piranha 3D Trailer Packing Some Bite

Were you one of tons of horror fans disappointed that you didn't get the Piranha 3D trailer before Avatar? We feel your pain and have your remedy via bootleg! The trailer for Alexandre Aja's Piranha 3D is here! See it while you can!

DVD Art and Details to Make You Feel Lo

Lo, the latest film from Travis Betz (Joshua), is hitting DVD on February 9th from SKD USA (distributed by Entertainment One), and we've got the skinny on what you can expect from this weird little tale starring Jeremiah Birkett, Sarah Lassez, Ward Roberts, Devin Barry, Aaron Gaffey, Travis Betz, Liz Loza, and Larissa Deckert.

IFC Films Acquires The Human Centipede: First Sequence

Finally the bizarre little experience known as The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (review here) has gotten itself some U.S. distro! Read on for the skinny!

New Splice Clip Explores Creationism

With Vincenzo Natali's monster opus Splice gearing up for its debut at Sundance, a new clip has surfaced showing off exactly how one goes about creating terror out of nothing at all.

Red Riding Trailer Debut

Truth can be far more frightening than fiction, and IFC Films is going to show us just how scary things can get via the release of the Red Riding trilogy.

Eighth Film to Die for Announced! Main Event Trailer Debut and Stills!

Finally the eighth film for After Dark's Horrorfest 4 has been announced -- Kill Theory, and a new festival trailer has surfaced to get you all geared up!

Throne of the Slayer - Buffy Summers Maquette Available for Pre-Order Next Week

It's been a while since we've gotten any new figures from the venerable Buffy the Vampire Slayer line of collectibles, but thanks to Sideshow, that's about to change as they've just announced a new maquette entitled "Throne of the Slayer".

Hammer's The Resident Shows Us Her Stills

One flick that remains high on the list of films Dread Central staffers are looking forward to is The Resident. Why? Because Hammer Films, Hilary Swank, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Christopher Lee all add up to some serious genre cred! That's why! Who's ready for some more stills?

Ghost Rider 2 Update

Like it or not, Nicolas Cage is coming back for a second go 'round as Ghost Rider Johnny Blaze. And it actually sounds like it could be decent.