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First Pics From Megapiranha Stink Like Fish

If you haven’t yet been sold on the premise of the upcoming Asylum mockbuster, Megapiranha, then what the hell’s the matter with you? Actually, if today’s new gallery of pictures are any indication, this is looking like the same old song and dance from our friends at the Asylum. But don’t take my word for it, come on in and decide for yourselves.

Here Comes the Red Riding Trilogy Traveling Roadshow!

I’ll admit, I hadn’t heard of the Red Riding trilogy until this press release popped into my inbox. But, after reading about it, I can honestly tell you it’s something that sounds well worth checking out. If you agree with me (and are local to New York City), you’re in luck! IFC Films will be hosting a screening of this trilogy exclusively at the IFC Center. Read on for more!

Deadly Premonition: Character Profiles: Agent Morgan

On February 23rd the horror/action Xbox 360 exclusive Deadly Premonition hits the market, and we've got a look at one of the game's characters for you -- Special Agent Francis York Morgan, the FBI agent in charge of investigating the brutal killing of a local beauty and solving the mystery of the “Red Seed Murders.”.

Legion: See What You Won't See in Theatres RIGHT NOW!

Going out to see Scott Stewart's upcoming apocalyptic thriller Legion this Friday? Yeah, we will be too, but first we've gotten our little angelic talons into about twenty minutes of B-roll for you to check out!

Week Five of Dante's Inferno Live Dev Chats - Cinematic Production

Today's edition of the weekly LIVE video series featuring members of the Dante's Inferno video game development team starts in just a short while, and the topic is "Cinematic Production".

Trailer Debut: After Dark's Lake Mungo

The official trailer for After Dark Horrorfest 4's Australian import Lake Mungo made itself a fine little splash today and we've got a quick look at it for you!

UK Due a Long Weekend This February

Unfortunately, no, this isn’t an announcement that all UK readers get an extra day off work next month, but lovers of Mother Nature can at least rejoice as Showbox Home Entertainment will release Jamie (Urban Legend, Storm Warning) Blanks’ eco-horror remake Long Weekend (previously titled Nature’s Grave in the US) to DVD on February 8th.

Some Guy Who Kills People Casting News

John Landis producing a horror comedy? The hell you say! Actually to have Landis involved in any capacity within our genre is a blessing as the man is nothing short of genius. Some casting news for his latest project which he is co-producing with Ryan Levin, Some Guy Who Kills People just hit online and we've got the breakdown for ya!

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Copy of Whiteout on DVD!

Looking to bring home a little Kate Beckinsale action? Just try and name one person who's not! Look no further, fiends, as we've got your chance to win a copy of her latest film Whiteout on DVD! Dig it!

Behind-the-Scenes Images: Stake Land

In a world filled with sparkling vampires who are more interested in romantic fluff than they are with putting the bite on a victim, films like Stake Land are in high demand amongst horror fans looking for some hardcore vamp action. Hopefully hardcore is exactly what Jim Mickle's (Mulberry Street) flick will deliver. At the very least it has Danielle Harris and that's enough to keep us interested!

Matt Reeves Talks Let Me In - Promises a Darker Experience

Some of you out there consider a remake of Let the Right One In to be as near to sacrilege as you're willing to accept. We feel your pain, but let me remind you that we all felt the same way about Dawn of the Dead and that turned out to be OK. So what does director Matt Reeves have in store for us -- something to honor the source material or just more unnecessary Hollywood gloss?

Proyas Offers Another Dracula: Year Zero Status Update

Now that he's done introducing Nicolas Cage and Nicolas Cage's hair to the Devil's Sudoku in Knowing, director Alex Proyas is more than ready to sink his teeth into Dracula: Year Zero. But what's taking so long to get going?

J.D. Lifshitz: The Next Generation of Horror

It’s not often in the world of horror you can use the term wunderkind, but J.D. Lifshitz might be just that and then some. At 17 years old, Lifshitz is anything but your average teenager. He recently finished filming his first feature film, Killed on the Fourth of July, during the summer of 2009 after writing the script and securing independently-raised funding alongside his partner Josh Adams.

Breath of Hate - Production Video Blog 9

It's hard to believe Dread Central readers that it's been about 3 1/2 months since I posted my last video production blog for the upcoming twisted horror flick Breath of Hate, but here we are in January 2010, and I thought what better way to move forward into a new year than by giving you an exclusive look at some more behind-the-scenes shenanigans from the set.

Trailer Debut: After Dark's Hidden

The new latest trailer for the 2010 After Dark Horrorfest's Norwegian entry, Pål Øie's Hidden (or Skjult), was released today; and we have it for your perusal.