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Massive Orphan Contest!

With the July 24th release of Dark Castle's Orphan coming up on us fast, we figured there'd be no better way to celebrate the arrival of the new spooky kid on the block than by giving away a prize pack full of all manner of goodies!

Fantasia: Days 3 and 4

The third day of Fantasia we woke up late, primed for a weekend full of incredible screenings. First up was the Tremors meets Eight Legged Freaks giant bug invasion flick Infestation.

New NSFW Antichrist Clip

We've all seen the posters, the images, the stills, etc. Now comes the "leaked" clip we've all been waiting for. Well, at least some of us have.

Dig in for Some Treevenge!

You want cool? We're talking really cool? Then you need to check out Jason Eisener's short film Treevenge. We don't care what you're doing. Screw your job and your boss. Let the baby cry. Turn off your TV talk shows! WATCH THIS NOW!

Adam Sandler's Shortcut DVD Art and Date

The artwork for the first horror film being produced by Adam Sandler, The Shortcut, has shown up online, and all in all I have to say I’m really not impressed. Come on, guys! Enough with the pouty teens! I wanna kill the chick on the left myself just for the look on her face.

Huge American Werewolf in London Blu-ray / DVD News

Usually when we get press releases in our inbox, we extrapolate information from them as a means to write our story for you guys to add that personal Dread Central touch to it. In this case? There's so much good to talk about we're leaving it AS IS!

Orphan's UK Poster and Some New Stills

We're just a few days away from the US release of Dark Castle's Orphan on July 24th, and in anticipation of the film's August 7th UK premiere, we've got a look at the one-sheet that was put together for our brothers and sisters across the pond.

H2: Captain Clegg CD Cover Art

Rob Zombie is at it again -- releasing info relating to Halloween II via his MySpace blog.

Get The Flock Outta Here!

Unless you've been living under a rock and don't know any better, you should be aware that many scientists have concluded that birds are the direct descendants of dinosaurs. Let's just be thankful that they have decreased in size dramatically. Can you imagine a Pterodactyl shitting on your car? YIKES!

*UPDATE* Gatekeeper Lets in the Dead

Though zombie films are still coming out at an incredible pace, the good ones have been few and far between. Production company Circle of Confusion is setting out to deliver the goods with their new undead opus Gatekeeper, and judging from their odd casting, they could very well be on the right track!

Jason Statham Set for the Blitz

Jason Statham has been known to dabble on the fringes of our genre (we'll just keep quiet about Ghosts of Mars, okay), and he's in talks to do so once again by tackling a psychopath for Lionsgate UK.

Exclusive Godkiller Wallpaper for PC and iPhone

In anticipation of the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con, Halo-8 Entertainment is releasing a series of wallpapers for your PCs and iPhones featuring characters from their upcoming illustrated film Godkiller. Dread Central has been given exclusive rights to distribute the graphics for Nicki Clyne's character, Soledad.

Horrorwood Babbles On: Forrest J Ackerman - Alive and Well in Fandom!

Finally, we take a breath, clear the cobwebs of mourning and peek out from beneath the shadows to find out how the late Forrest J Ackerman continues to do us good. At genre conventions from coast to coast, fans and friends pay tribute to the grand old man who made us monsters!

San Diego Comic Con 2009 - Sunday Schedule

It may be dubbed "Kids' Day", but Sunday at the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con has just enough genre offerings to keep us busy, yet still able to start winding down as the show closes out its sure to be memorable 40th Anniversary!

Edges of Darkness Distro News and Teaser for Trap

Indie anthology Edges of Darkness, which tells three tales set against the backdrop of a zombie apocalypse, is edging closer to a US release with Anchor Bay, according to co-director and co-writer Jason Horton. And it could come as early as September 22nd.