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The Stepfather Remake Comes Home

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment announced today that Nelson McCormick's redux of The Stepfather will be hitting DVD and Blu-ray hi-def on February 9th, 2010 in a special Unrated Edition! Oh my!

Robert Englund Turns on His Web Cam 3D

Can you imagine Freddy himself reaching off the screen and clawing you to death? That was attempted with "varying" degrees of success with Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare, but in the latest film from Spanish filmmaker Antoni Sole entitled Web Cam 3D, Robert Englund will be getting another shot at the whole three-dimensional thing, sans the character of Freddy of course.

Old and New "Survivors" Collide in New Left 4 Dead 2 DLC

Zoey, Francis, Bill, and Louis are about to meet up with Coach, Ellis, Nick, and Rochelle by way of an all-new meaty bit of downloadable content for Left 4 Dead 2 coming next spring for the Xbox 360 and PC. As if you needed another reason to buy and play this incredible game!

Cheeky New Poster for Christopher Roth

Usually we wait until there are some solid details surrounding a film project before we start to report on them. But there are those rare cases when we see or hear something that gets our attention and keeps us on edge until we have something more to sink our teeth into. In this case we have a bare ass.

Spend this Week with The Vampire Diaries

We've been touting the guilty pleasures to be derived from The CW's The Vampire Diaries for some time now, but if you haven't yet experienced them, now's your chance. Starting tonight, December 14 (8pm/7pm c), the network will be airing all ten of the episodes shown thus far this season, two each night.

The Car Ready to Drop Off Some Terror

Remember the 1977 film The Car? Well, good! Keep those memories intact because this is NOT a remake of it! Oh, how we love original films! Director Sean McConville (Deadline) is ready to rev up his horror muscles once again in his latest film of the same name, The Car.

New Alien Quadrilogy Blu-ray News

If you're anything like us, one box set you simply cannot wait to get your hands on is the Blu-ray version of the amazing Alien Quadrilogy. Well, some really good news broke today that we're ecstatic to share!

DVD Releases: Dec. 15, 2009: Put The Headless Woman in the Trunk and Suffer Mental Scars

You can definitely tell DVD companies are counting on everyone to have already bought all the videos they plan to give out this holiday season -- with the highlight of this week's releases being C Me Dance, I think you can see where this is going.

FEARnet Goes to Church for Zombie Roadkill

The next new morsel of FEARnet original programming has been announced, and this time the living dead will be on tap for a little mayhem and carnage.

Casting Update and More Plot Details on MTV's Teen Wolf Series

Four cast members and a more detailed plot synopsis have been released tonight for MTV's reinvisioning of the 1985 Michael J. Fox flick Teen Wolf as a new series for the network.

Trickster Moon Announces Its First Short Film Production: Blood & Dust

Here at Dread Central we have a pretty large talent pool to draw from, and we're always pleased and proud to report on the creative efforts of the members of our staff. Along those lines, our Literary Editor, Morgan Elektra, and her husband, Dean Sasser, have formed their own production company, Trickster Moon Productions, and are moving into pre-production on their pioneer project, a short film entitled "Blood & Dust".

Bind Casting, Synopsis, and Start Date

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything regarding filmmaker Dan Walton’s planned feature directorial debut Bind, but today that’s all changed.

See The Alternate Ending of Rob Zombie's Halloween 2 NOW

With the director's cut of the much maligned film on its way, the supposed alternate ending of Rob Zombie's Halloween II has found its way online. Of course we have it for you. Because we love you. We love you long time.

Synopsis and Early Artwork for 13Hrs

Considering how generally well regarded Dog Soldiers is, it's no surprise a new flick from the UK, 13Hrs, is marketing itself as being "from the producers of" that film. Even so, based on 13Hrs' synopsis and cast & crew, it looks potentially good enough to stand on its own merits.

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Paranormal Activity Screening at Your Own Home on a New System

Paramount Pictures keeps on giving to fans of Oren Peli's Paranormal Activity with an opportunity for one of them to win a red carpet screening in his/her home and a brand new home theatre entertainment system to show it on!