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Dead Space 2 Bringing More Strategic Dismemberment to Consoles

One of the decade's most innovative survival horror titles is back with an all new installment into its interstellar spookshow ... Dead Space 2 is on its way! Can I get an amen?

UPDATE: Early Zombieland Blu-ray / DVD Details

Zombieland was a lot of fun in theatres, and now the fun's coming home courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Mark your calendars, folks. February 2nd is the day we'll be able to nut-up at video stores all over the country, and we've got your details on what to expect.

Clip from Dexter Season Finale - This Is It!

This season of Showtime's "Dexter" has been nothing short of pulse-pounding edge-of-your-seat craziness, and it all comes to a head next Sunday! Looking for a preview? We've got it for ya!

Tarantino Tweaks Roth's Endangered Species

Two of Hollywood's most famous Basterds are still on each other's side! Eli Roth's big budget opus Endangered Species is one flick we've been really looking forward to since it was announced last spring. Now it appears that Roth is closer than ever to getting back behind the camera to film the movie thanks in part to some great script notes made by Quentin Tarantino.

Summit Entertainment Takes on Dracula with Vlad

Ah, Summit Entertainment. They've tantalized a generation of teens and cougars with their vampire and werewolf laden tales in The Twilight Saga. Now they're looking to move on to the one vampire with some real bite -- Dracula. He had better not friggin' sparkle!

Spanish Movie Looking to Bring Some Comedy into Spanish Horror

The Spanish horror trend has been growing strong as of late, seemingly outlasting the Asian horror trend that's now dead as a friggin' doornail. With the success of such great films as The Orphanage, REC, and Pan's Labyrinth, it was only a matter of time before someone started roasting them. Enter Spanish Movie.

DVD Releases: Dec. 8, 2009: Run Bitch Run from The Lights of the InAlienable Cyclops

It looks like Anchor Bay is wishing everyone a "Blu" Christmas as it releases a wide variety of films ranging from The Alphabet Killer to Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon to Walled In to Cyclops to Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer onto Blu-ray for the first time. Now that's a lot of cerulean!

Peter Jackson and Stanley Tucci Talk The Lovely Bones

Dread Central hit The Lovely Bones press conference in Beverly Hills, CA, where director Peter Jackson, along with the film’s stars Stanley Tucci, Saoirse Ronan, Rose Mclver, Mark Wahlberg, Susan Sarandon and Rachel Weisz, talked up their cinematic incarnation of Alice Sebold’s best-selling novel.

Exclusive First Info: Jaume Balagueró Talks REC 3 - Will Return to Direct Third Film!

At a recent screening of Jaume Balaguero and Paco Plaza's demon infested sequel [REC]2 (review here), Dread Central was on hand to catch up with Balagueró and get the scoop on the next film in the franchise. Will he and Plaza be directing the third entry when it happens? HELL YES!

The Lovely Bones -- First Impressions

Delivering a screenplay of a novel with such scope and depth was undoubtedly a daunting task, and for the most part the scribes effectively communicated the emotional intricacies of Alice Sebold’s work (although fans of the book will find much of the third-act familial drama gone). This isn’t surprising, though, given the confines of page to screen time.

Watch Your Terminator: Salvation Blu-ray with McG via BD-Live

The next step in a totally immersive movie-watching experience is available now as owners of the new Terminator: Salvation Blu-ray are able to participate in the first-ever audio-enabled Live Community Screening (LCS) on Saturday, December 5th, 2009.

Birds Remake Director Martin Campbell Flies the Coop

In the case of Platinum Dunes' remake of Hitchcock's classic The Birds, you'd think that all the various delays, rewrites, etc., might have the producers reconsidering their plans; but no, it appears to be full steam ahead with the project despite the fact that it recently lost its director, Martin Campbell, to The Green Lantern redux.

Viz Reveals Artwork and Details of Monster Box Set 1 DVD Release

Looking for something to satisfy that anime-loving friend or relative on your holiday shopping list? On December 8th Viz Media is releasing Naoki Urasawa’s Monster Box Set 1 on DVD. Based on the acclaimed manga creator’s tense psychological masterpiece, Monster Box Set 1 features 3 DVDs (Episodes 1-15) and includes an exclusive digital booklet, which is a digitized version of the original Japanese booklet.

Look for D'Agostino to Erupt Sometime in 2010

Currently in post-production and eying a release date in 2010 is Hollywood Independents' upcoming D'Agostino, which promises that "Something volcanic is erupting at the caldera!"

Bring Gavin Castleton's Zombie Opera Home for the Holidays

Do you by chance have a highbrow friend or two on your holiday shopping list who equally love both horror and the finer arts? If so, you're in luck because the first zombie "popera", Home by Gavin Castleton, was recently brought to our attention, and now of course we're bringing it to yours.