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Danielle Harris Lands Lead in Hatchet 2

That's right, kids, you read the headline correctly! We've just gotten word that everyone's favorite final girl Danielle Harris has landed herself the lead in Adam Green's upcoming and highly anticipated sequel Hatchet 2.

Mother's Day Website Update

Mama and her boys' new home on the World Wide Web has just been given an update. That's right, loonies, the official website for Darren Bousman's remake of the cult classic Mother's Day is now chock full of goodies including new stills and some character images.

Lionsgate Set to Open Graves

Get out your wetsuits and popcorn! Lionsgate announced today that the Eliza Dushku and Mike Vogel fueled surf-horror epic Open Graves will be hitting home video on February 23rd, 2010.

Hi-Res One-Sheet: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

For the benefit of screaming girls and growling cougars everywhere, we've gotten our hands on the hi-res one-sheet for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. We wonder how many chicks are gonna have this as their wallpaper within the hour.

Sundance Midnight Line-up Announced

One of the best and most prestigious film festivals of our time has just announced its midnight movie line-up, and it's looking like one of the best to come along in quite some time.

Motion Picture Purgatory: Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans

We know it's not exactly horror, but when Trembles speaks, we listen! And when Werner Herzog directs Nicolas Cage, we can't help but watch transfixed.

Extended Trailer: Silent Hill: Shattered Memories

The PlayStation 2 will get one of its last gasps of horror-filled air in January when Konami's Silent Hill: Shattered Memories debuts on the system along with the PSP. Nintendo Wii owners however only have to wait until next Tuesday. To gear up for this auspicious occasion, we have landed an extended trailer brimming with spookiness and a ridiculous rock song. Dig it!

Synopsis and Art Work: Red Snow

Ray Winstone has gone from hunting CGI monsters while hiding the salami Austin Powers-style to heading off in pursuit of a psycho who digs on hunting chicks in Stuart St. Paul's flying-under-the-radar slasher/thriller Red Snow.

REC 2 Gets Italian One-Sheets / REC 3 Gets Debunked

Ah, the Internet. What a wonderful and sometimes foul place you can be. Sure ... it gives us the means to see international artwork for our most anticipated films, etc., but it also provides pinheads with the ability to dupe millions of fans by buying domains, putting up fake images, and engaging in all manner of general douchbaggery.

Attend the Portable Grindhouse: The Lost Art of the VHS Box Launch Party in Seattle

Coming soon (this month to be exact) to a bookstore near you is Portable Grindhouse: The Lost Art of the VHS Box, edited by Jacques Boyreau, the guy behind Trash: The Graphic Genius of Xploitation Movie Posters. This 200-page soft cover tome documents our ghoulish favorites from video stores past in full splatterific detail, encased, ever so snugly, in a "facsimile VHS slipcase".

UK Art, Specs, and Featurette for Suspiria Blu-Ray

Horror fans across the UK, rejoice! A brand new release of Dario Argento’s classic supernatural masterpiece Suspiria will be hitting shelves across the pond on DVD and Blu-ray this January, courtesy of the folks at Nouveaux Pictures/Cine-Excess.

New Comic-to-Film Adaptation Coming: The Piper

In its now never-ending quest to uncover the next multi-million dollar hit based upon a graphic novel, Hollywood is leaving no stone unturned! Next up for the big screen treatment -- The Piper!

Solomon Kane One-Sheet Gets Medieval on Your Ass!

A new one-sheet for the big screen adaptation of Solomon Kane has raised its sword and declared war online. Well, not really, but the idea sounded kind of cool, no?

Behind-the-Scenes of the Twilight Puppet Saga

Hello, Dread Central fans! Over the weekend horror activist Spooky Dan Walker released the epic video follow-up to last year's The Twilight Puppet Saga, Puppet New Moon. This writer had the opportunity to not only help out on set (puppet fluffer, anyone?) but also was able to document all the behind-the-scenes shenanigans that happened during several days of shooting.

More New Blood - Both Vamp & Lycan - Added to True Blood

If the flurry of casting news over the past couple of days is any indication, Season Three of HBO's popular series "True Blood" is going to be taking viewers in some new and different directions. Joining the regulars as recurring characters are Theo Alexander as Talbot, an "intensely beautiful" vampire, and Grant Bowler (pictured) as Coot, a menacing biker werewolf.