Mike De Luca Dishes on Priest, Mentions August as Possible Release Date

It could be me, but it seems like we've been talking about Priest for a very long time. It recently wrapped production and now its producer, Mike De Luca, is talking about when we might expect to see it.

Drac Studios Louisiana Announces Its First Project

Oscar-winning special effects and makeup house Drac Studios has opened up a production arm, Drac Studios Louisiana, and announced its first live-action feature, Dead in the Water. For the time being Drac is leasing space in Baton Rouge's Raleigh Studios Celtic Media Center.

Cold Spots: Tyler's Spite House

Frederick, Maryland - It comes in the early hours of the morning, its arrival heralded by heavy footsteps on stairs. Who he is, many have guessed, but they do not know for sure, nor do they know his intentions. But what is certain, from witnesses to victims, is that he is very real ... and very frightening. Whether he means to hurt anyone is unknown, but he appears just the same, prodding with long bony fingers anyone who has the audacity to stand in his home. Although he is dead, he still lingers, many believe, out of spite.

Horrorfest 4 DVDs Get a Release Date

If you don't live in one of the towns where After Dark's Horrorfest 4 is playing, then you may be wondering how long you'll have to wait before you can see this year's batch of Eight Films to Die For. Apparently not too long, as the DVD box set appears to be scheduled for a March 23rd release.

Weinsteins Push Piranha 3D Back At Least Four Months

Just one day after being treated to some truly splatterific photos from Piranha 3D, fans looking forward to the remake got the rug pulled out from under them as The Weinstein Co. announced it's moving the film's release date from April 16 to sometime in August ... at the earliest.

Download the New HIM Heartkiller mp3 for Free!

Dread Central, in conjunction with Total Assault, is pleased to offer a free download of "Heartkiller", the new single from HIM's Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice album, which will hit stores in the U.S. on CD and vinyl on February 9th.

Vote for ShoWest 2009 Fan Choice Award & Win a Trip to Vegas

As Dread Central's resident awards show junkie, it is my mission to make sure our like-minded readers don't miss out on any opportunity to participate in such events if they are so inclined. On tap for today: the ShoWest 2009 Fan Choice Award. Along with voting for the movie of your choice, you can enter Fandango’s Fan Choice Sweepstakes to win a trip to the star-studded show in Las Vegas.

The Brotherhood V: Alumni Dropping onto DVD in February

E1 Entertainment just sent out a list of its upcoming DVD releases for early February, 2010, and front and center on it is cult director David DeCoteau's The Brotherhood V: Alumni. As the tagline says, "The Brotherhood returns, and this time revenge will be sweet!"

Motion Picture Purgatory: Psycho

As we told you last week, Trembles is enjoying a much deserved break so he sent over another oldie but goodie for this week's MPP: none other than Alfred Hitchcock's classic 1960 film Psycho!

Night Flier Director Mark Pavia Explores Sick Nick!

For me, one of the best horror films of the 90s is The Night Flier. The Stephen King adaptation is a terrifically eerie little horror film boasting some fantastic atmosphere and performances, and I've always felt its success is largely due to Mark Pavia's skilled direction. For a while it looked like Pavia was never going to deliver a sophomore effort, but we're happy to announce that day is finally here!

Sundance '10: Tucker and Dale vs. Evil - Exclusive Clip and Stills

Knittop Pictures and Eden Rock Media, the kind folks behind Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, which is premiering next week at Sundance '10, have provided us with an exclusive clip from the film entitled "Stung by Bees" and two new stills as well.

After Dark Unveils Its Horrorfest 4 Poster

We're just two short weeks away from After Dark Films' Horrorfest 4, and today they finally unveiled their event poster. I guess since they decided to discontinue selecting a "Miss Horrorfest" for 2010, they also decided to make the poster less suggestive than in previous years.

Dress Up Like Clive Barker's Nightmares

Leading Halloween costume company Disguise has teamed up with renowned horror novelist, screenwriter, and director Clive Barker to launch "The Dark Bazaar", an extensive new line of Halloween costumes that transform Barker’s visions into wearable art. The bizarre costumes and accessories based on never before seen characters from the Mastermind of Horror complete this dark collection and are set to hit retail shelves in time for the Halloween 2010 season.

Twisted Twins Invite You to Bleed for Women in Horror

In case you were unaware, February is "Women in Horror Month", and in honor of the occasion Twisted Twins Productions (aka Jen and Sylvia Soska) have provided us with a Public Service Announcement for their massive blood drive event in support of this first (hopefully) annual celebration.

Wolfman Director Hints at Jurassic Park IV

With Joe Johnston's The Wolfman just around the corner (finally!) and the director making the promotional rounds to plug the horror remake, he's opening up on some projects in the pipeline - including a new Jurassic Park flick, which could very well be the start of a new trilogy!