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Twilight Saga: Eclipse Score Composer Named

Is it just me, or has the media machine for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse been strangely silent? Considering the frenzy that surrounded New Moon, Eclipse seems downright staid. But that's okay -- a little restraint can be a good thing and adds a bit of class to the proceedings. Speaking of which, Eclipse just got a huge dose of class with the naming of the composer of its score: Howard Shore.

DVD Releases: Jan. 26, 2010: Who Saw VI of The Double Born Sink into the Madness of Pontypool?

Lots of goodies are hitting DVD and Blu-ray this week including the better than it should have been Saw VI, the second installment of Matt Pizzolo's Godkiller: Walk Among Us, Frank Henenlotter's return to form Bad Biology, and our pick of the week, Canada's claustrophobic Pontypool.

Freaks of the Heartland on Hold

It's been a really long time since last we talked about the latest Steve Niles property to get the big screen adaptation, Freaks of the Hearland. You know that old saying, sometimes no news is good news? Well, that doesn't always apply. Case in point ...

Legion Director Scott Stewart Talks Priest

Fresh off of promoting the hell out of his latest film Legion, which came in a hearty second at the box office this weekend, taking in about $18.2 million, director Scott Stewart took a bit of time to talk about his next film, a little slice of vampire fun called Priest.

Gremlins 3 Popping at You in 3D?

We've all been patiently waiting. We have hoped, we have prayed, and we have dreamed about a third Gremlins film. Now, there seems to be a bit of possible movement on the sequel front that will find these devilishly lovable creatures popping off the screen and into our laps.

More Insanely Violent Images: Piranha 3D

More violence! More carnage! More mayhem! More blood! Even more violence! That's what we're hoping Alexandre Aja's remake of Piranha brings to theatres in glorious 3D. Dozens more behind-the-scenes stills have chewed their way online, and wow, are things looking wonderfully nasty!

Sundance 2010: Lionsgate Gets Buried

With Sundance 2010 in full swing, massive bidding wars have begun on some of the festival's hot available prospects. One film garnering lots of attention is Rodrigo Cortes' claustrophobic thriller Buried.

Sundance 2010: Director and Cast Interview: Tucker and Dale vs. Evil

Who would have thought that one of the more buzzed about films of the 2010 Sundance Film Festival would be a comedy horror film about hillbillies and the college co-eds that think they’re homicidal? Tucker and Dale vs. Evil is quickly garnering a slew of attention during this year’s festival.

Sundance 2010: Alan Tudyk Talks Firefly Spin-off Comic by Patton Oswalt

Attention, Browncoats! Feast your eyes below on some "Firefly"-related goodness! While interviewing Alan Tudyk for his latest project, the comedy horror flick Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, Dread Central’s team of Heather Wixson and Brian Smith thought they’d take the opportunity to talk with Tudyk about Joss Whedon’s "Firefly".

Sundance 2010: Tyler Labine Talks What Could Have Been in Store for Invasion Fans

I don’t know how many other "Invasion" fans are out there, but I remember exactly how I felt after I watched what would end up being the series finale of the short-lived ABC show. It was as if someone had hit me upside the head with an aluminum bat and then did the Macarena on my skull.

Robert Rodriguez's Machete to Swing for Fox

Apparently Sundance isn't the only place where deals are being made this weekend as the news recently broke that 20th Century Fox has won the battle for distribution of Robert Rodriguez's Machete, not a huge surprise since the studio is also behind his production of Predators.

Plot Details, Teaser Trailer, and Two Clips from Vektor

You never know where the next big thing is likely to come from, but if Ivan Rogar has any say in the matter, it will be Croatia, where his post-apocalyptic thriller Vektor hails from.

The Foywonder's Rambling Audio Review of Legion

If you were one of the many people who saw Scott Stewart's Legion over the weekend (and there must have been a lot of you since the film came in second in the box office rankings with an estimated $18.2 million), then you'll no doubt be interested in the following message we received from The Foywonder:

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.