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Austin's Museum of the Weird Opens Haunted Exhibit

October 24, 2009, Austin, TX - When most people think of Austin, they think of live music, world-class food, and film productions that are running from the high price of Hollywood. Austin's 6th Street is famous for all of the above, combining a night-life with a bohemian attitude that really can't be duplicated. But now it's known for more as the Lucky Lizard Curios and Gifts has opened up a permanent attraction in the back of the shop: The Museum of the Weird.

Quad One-Sheet: The Box

The UK quad one-sheet for Richard Kelley's The Box found its way online today, and as the movie prepares to enter cinemas across the pond, we've got the artwork for you right here!

Left 4 Dead 2 TV Spot Knocks it Out of the Park

Fans of the original Left 4 Dead are gonna have a lot to cheer about once its sequel Left 4 Dead 2 hits stores on November 17th. The first TV spot for the zombie slaughter-fest has made its way online, and if this doesn't tickle your trigger finger, we don't know what will.

Hammer's Beyond the Rave Comes Home

There's not a seasoned horror fan in the world who doesn't get a big smile on his or her face when you mention the name Hammer Films. Their 2008 return to the world of horror, webisode series Beyond the Rave, is now available to bring home on DVD via PAL and NTSC versions (though both will be "Region Free")!

Back from the Dead: Dreadtime Stories Returns THIS FRIDAY!

Remember Dreadtime Stories? It was a feature we ran a while back that showcased authors reading their original works of fiction to you, our dear readers. It's been a while since we've had one, and we've decided to bring it back in an all new format!

Exclusive First Images: Like Half-Naked Cheerleaders? Welcome to Spirit Camp!

We never turn down a chance to ogle images of cheerleaders in their underwear here around the Dread Central offices, but it's especially cool when said sexy subjects are also starring in a horror film! Get ready for your first look at Spirit Camp!

Paranormal Activity Around the World

With Paranormal Activity (review here) dethroning the Saw franchise as the Halloween juggernaut here in the States, the rest of the world is about to get a chances to dig on the phenomenon that this film has become for themselves.

A Perfect Getaway Coming Home

Two stories in two hours both concerning Milla Jovovich? Yep, we are happy campers. If you missed David Twohy's over-explained little thriller A Perfect Getaway in theatres, no worries! It'll be hitting DVD and Blu-ray in just a little while!

Two New Posters: The Twilight Saga: New Moon

To coincide with the footage shown at Scream 2009, two new one-sheets for The Twilight Saga: New Moon have popped up online. We can just hear the tweens squealing and the cougars growling. Please ... try to contain yourselves! We're getting slightly aroused!

Milla Jovovich Sees Faces in the Crowd

Milla Jovovich is quickly becoming one of the hardest working women in our genre, and we love her for it. In just a couple of weeks, November 6th to be exact, audiences will be treated to her really spooky alien encounter movie The Fourth Kind, and as we speak, she's filming yet another entry into the Resident Evil film franchise. Then after that she's being tapped to headline a new thriller called Faces in the Crowd. Breathe, Milla, breathe! We need you in one piece!

Twilight Saga: New Moon: How to Build a Wolf Pack and an Extended Kiss

Members of The Twilight Saga: New Moon's Team Jacob have much to be happy about. A new clip entitled "Wolf Pack Sizzle" debuted during Spike TV's Scream 2009 broadcast and quickly thereafter appeared online via MSN Movies. It plays like a behind-the-scenes DVD featurette on the Quileute wolf pack and how they were CGI animated.

Scream 2009: Exclusive Shutter Island Trailer

As part of its 2009 Scream Awards broadcast, Spike TV showed off a new exclusive trailer for Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island with some never-before-seen footage.

Second Teaser Trailer for Patrick Rea's Nailbiter

We've been waiting with bated breath, and yes, bitten nails, for further news about Patrick Rea's second feature film, Nailbiter, and our patience paid off today when Rea sent over the flick's second teaser trailer. From the looks of things, a storm is coming indeed!

New 3D Web Series 13 Minutes to Midnight

Another new web series, this one entitled "13 Minutes to Midnight", is debuting this week, just in time for Halloween. To differentiate itself from the pack, "13 Minutes to Midnight" will also be available in 3D!

Eminem Sampling Another Shady Tail ... I Mean Shady Talez

Rapper Eminem had pulled his nose out of Bruno's tail long enough to stick it right back into a new horror/hip-hop anthology film, Shady Talez!