The Vampire Diaries: Williamson & Plec Introduce Fool Me Once

In what seems to be a new regular feature for fans of the CW's The Vampire Diaries, Executive Producers Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec have once again recorded a video intro to the upcoming episode of the show, entitled "Fool Me Once".

Anthony Hopkins Talks The Wolfman

In a continuation of our coverage of The Wolfman (see our interview with star Benicio Del Toro here), Dread Central sat down with co-star Anthony Hopkins this past Saturday in Beverly Hills, CA, for the film’s press junket and chatted with him regarding his role in the flick (which opens this Friday, February 12th, via Universal Pictures/Relativity Media).

Supernatural: Three Sneak Peeks at My Bloody Valentine

As a clever nod to star Jensen Ackles's recent theatrical foray, this week's episode of Supernatural is entitled "My Bloody Valentine". But the similarities are in name only as the plot description reveals something quite different is in store for the Winchester brothers ... as the three webclips we've uncovered will bear out.

Penélope Cruz To Suffer Lars Von Trier's Melancholia

Strong talk going around regarding actress Penélope Cruz being cast in Lars Von Trier's end of the world opus Melancholia. Could the end be near? Will there be more fornicating in the woods before it comes? We'll find out soon enough!

David R. Ellis Has Bad Luck

What if we lived in a world where all of our superstitions were true? What if you had to avoid all the cracks of the sidewalk, pick up a penny when you saw it, and shriek in horror should a black cat cross your path? Welcome to the world of Bad Luck!

Dante's Inferno Launch Day LIVE Chat

February 9th is finally here, which means two things: Dante's Inferno's ninth circle of hell has been revealed, and the video game itself is launching today! Not only that, but to celebrate the release of Electronic Arts' and Visceral Games' Dante's Inferno, the Dante's team is hosting a CoveritLive chat event.

Original Megadeth Bassist Returning for Rust in Peace Tour

Undoubtedly a lot of horror fans are also fans of metal band Megadeth, so we're happy to pass along the news that original bassist David Ellefson (1983-2002) is returning to the iconic multi-platinum group. This reunion is appropriately timed to coincide with Megadeth’s upcoming historic month-long "Rust In Peace 20th Anniversary Tour," which launches March 1 in Spokane, WA.

Last Chance! Fantastic Friday the 13th Anniversary Swag Going FAST!

Editor's Note: Reposting this because this is your last chance to get in on owning one of the most badass collectibles ever! If you're a Friday the 13th fan, this is too cool to miss!

Sorority Row DVD and Blu-ray Details

Stewart Hendler's Sorority Row remake is finally hitting DVD and Blu-ray on February 23, 2010, and we've got a look at the art and the details for you. Nothing like watching Theta Pi die in hi-def!

Looking for the Perfect Valentine's Day Gift? Check Out the Jewelry of the Dead!

One of our main duties here at Dread Central has always been to keep you in the loop concerning new and badass stuff that you simply need to know about and have. Get out the credit cards, kids! We're about to point you in the direction of some really ghoulish things for that special someone on your list!

Rights to Terminator Acquired

Well, the bidding war for the rights to the Terminator franchise is over, and the studio who obtained the rights is The Asylum! Yep, no more mockbusters for them! They're going totally legit! Okay, not really, we're lying, but could you imagine?

Director Profile: Deon Taylor

I had the pleasure of first meeting Deon Taylor during my set visit for Dark Christmas in Sacramento in December, 2009. What struck me initially is that the writer/director/producer was a lot like this scribe, just an all-around movie geek with a love for the horror genre.

Steven Soderbergh Preps Big Cast for Contagion

Looks like Steven Soderbergh has gotten the fever for the new project Contagion because he's delayed everything to give this baby some TLC and ensure a fall start!

Rachel Weisz Next to Move into Dream House

Yet another woman has moved into Jim Sheridan's Dream House joining the previously announced Naomi Watts. Could this lead to a cat fight? In a perfect world, my friends.

Frozen Not Playing By You? Here's How to Change That!

Pissed off that Adam Green's Frozen (review here) isn't playing by you? We don't blame you one bit! Adam dropped us a line tonight with some really simple information about what you can do to change that. It only takes a second!