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Motion Picture Purgatory: Amer

Around these parts we consider ourselves very fortunate to have Rick Trembles providing us with his own unique spin on films both mainstream and well outside the Hollywood system. Case in point? This week's MPP installment: the Belgian flick Amer, which was directed by Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani.

30 Days of Night: Dark Days Casting News

We haven't been especially excited about the 30 Days of Night DTV sequel, 30 Days of Night: Dark Days, but now that some casting news is trickling out, we admit to being at least a bit more curious. Read on for more details.

Drew Daywalt Talks Fewdio and Camera Obscura

The horror genre might be a better place because of the writer's strike a few years back. After all, if it hadn't been for the strike, Fewdio Productions may never have started and the world of independent horror would be an entirely different landscape. Originally founded by Drew Daywalt, David Schneider, John Crye, Kirk Woller, and Paul Hungerford, the group decided that just because all of them were facing a strike that would keep them from working, it didn't mean they were ready for a vacation just yet.

Next Week's Dexter Preview

Wow. The shit really hit the fan on this week's "Dexter". Ready for a quick look at what's in store for everyone's favorite serial killing family man next Sunday? Not to worry! We've got you and your dark passenger covered!

Vinnie Jones Starts The Bleeding

Vinnie Jones has done a lot of ass kicking in his film career. Usually it's other people who are at the receiving end of his huge boot, but this time it's the vampires who find themselves on the short end of the stick!

Sixth House of the Devil Poster Surfaces

One of the coolest things about Ti West's The House of the Devil (review here) has been the barrage of badass mock-vintage posters that have appeared over the last few months. There have been six in total, including the one we're about to show you. The House of the Devil is a satanic thriller set in the 1980's starring Jocelin Donahue, indie ingénue Greta Gerwig, Tom Noonan, Mary Woronov, AJ Bowen, and Dee Wallace-Stone. Synopsis

Twilight Saga: New Moon Offering FREE Clip on iTunes

This is the first we've ever heard of something like this ... a 100% free clip from a yet-to-be-released film being offered for download on iTunes. But, of course, when said movie is The Twilight Saga: New Moon, nothing comes as a surprise anymore!

District 9 Blu-ray and DVD Art Hovers Over Us

The artwork for the December release of the ever-so-badass District 9 finally surfaced today to go along with the DVD and Blu-ray specs announced earlier, and we've got a look at the goods for ya!

Never Sleep Again - More Twitterfeed Madness

Another day of shooting on Never Sleep Again is under way, and Dread Central is continuing our coverage of the documentary's Twitter feed. Come on in to find out who else has been on the hot seat!

Jennifer's Body's UK Quad Poster

Poor Amanda Seyfried. Not only does she have to play second fiddle to the undeniably inferior (acting-wise) Megan Fox in Jennifer's Body, but the new UK quad poster for the flick shows her in the most unflattering light possible. Something tells me, however, that the "Big Love" star will rebound just fine. Ms. Fox and Ms. Cody, on the other hand...

Jesse Eisenberg Takes Us to Camp Hope

Fresh out of Zombieland, star Jesse Eisenberg has another frightening destination coming up that fans may want to pay a visit to. A little place called Camp Hope.

Late Fee One-Sheet, Synopsis, and Trailer

Fever Dreams and Media Blasters have a new anthology on the way that we're pretty stoked for around here. That's right, kids, come October 27th you'll be able to dig your claws deep into your pockets and offer up some dough to pay John Carchietta and Carl Morano's Late Fee.

Win a Copy of Orphan on DVD

The new scariest kid on the block is finally coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 27th, and to celebrate this momentous occasion, we're giving away five copies of Orphan on DVD to you soon to be lucky winners!

Scream '09: Red Carpet, Event and After-Party Coverage

Dread Central (in this case Heather Wixson, myself, and a moonlighting Brian Smith) hit the red carpet this past Saturday for the taping of the fourth annual Spike Scream Awards, held at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, and brought back a slew of photos and video interviews from the press line, as well as from the event itself and subsequent after-party (which was held at the Forever Hollywood Cemetery in, well, Hollywood).

Never Sleep Again Website Online This Friday

While we wait for Platinum Dunes to tarnish yet another beloved franchise with April, 2010’s A Nightmare on Elm Street remake, there’s still a Freddy project that we can all look forward to this spring. Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy is on its way, and today we’re going to give you the drop on the soon-to-launch official site!