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Stephen King Reads from Under the Dome

Stephen King's next massive new book, Under the Dome, hits bookshelves on November 10th, and publisher Scribner posted a preview on YouTube teasing some of the spooky to be found in this epic new tale. How epic, you ask? 1,088 pages epic. Hope you're ready to read!

First Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street the Remake

The first review for Platinum Dunes' A Nightmare on Elm Street redux is now alive and kicking. Good? Bad? It's both a little and a lot of both, if that makes any sense. Then again, in Krueger land ... does anything really make sense?

Universal's Ouija Points to Writers

Ouija boards. We just can't understand how someone could believe that something made by Parker Bros. or Hasbro could possibly be of help in contacting the dead. But what of the real deal kind?

If It's Halloween... It Might Not Be Saw Anymore!

"It's it's Halloween... It must be Saw!" is how Lionsgate has touted the latest sequels in the Saw franchise the past few years. They might need a new tagline when Saw VII in 3D comes out next year. This year, if it's Halloween... It must be Paranormal Activity. And a concert film starring a freaky looking dead guy. Not to mention Law Abiding Citizen and Couples Retreat, both of which easily outgrossed Saw VI.

Survival of the Dead Rough Promo/Sales Trailer

Talk about a treat for Halloween! What looks to be a rough cut of a new promo (for the upcoming AFM perhaps?) for George A. Romero's Survival of the Dead (review here) showed up on YouTube, and we've got it for you right here! Just beware that spoilers abound ... as does a glorious amount of gory gags.

Live Stream from the West Hollywood Halloween Parade

As we mentioned in our previous story about Web content provider Babelgum's new series "The Occulterers", TONIGHT FROM 6:00 pm TO 7:00 pm, Pacific, Dread Central will be providing LIVE streaming footage of the 2009 West Hollywood Halloween Parade. Check back here at that time for the goods!

Twilight Saga: New Moon - See the Entire Ulalume: Howling at New Moon Special

Now that fans of The Twilight Saga have had several hours to watch and rewatch the "Bella's Birthday" clip that appeared on MTV's Ulalume: Howling at New Moon, the network has graciously posted the entire special online, and you can watch it right here.

Happy Halloween!

Just taking a moment to wish you all a very happy Halloween. Here's to another year of laughs, chills, and obscenities directed at whoever decides to remake the next film that should be left alone.

Rob Zombie Makes Surprise Label Switch; Hints at Blob Delay

It was announced a few days ago that Rob Zombie's new album Hellbilly Deluxe 2 was being delayed past its scheduled release date of November 17th due to some issues he was having with the Geffen label he's been with for the past 18 years. And today we got the word those problems were so irreparable that Zombie has signed a new worldwide deal with leading rock label Roadrunner Records through its Loud & Proud imprint.

Promo Trailer and Still from Scarecrow

There's a new Scarecrow in town, and he's heading to AFM courtesy of Terrestrial Pictures. Written and directed by Joseph Bat, this iteration of the scarecrow legend is inspired by the power of myth and classic creature feature horror.

New Horrorfest One-Sheet for The Graves

The first film to join After Dark's Horrorfest 4 lineup was writer/director Brian Pulido's The Graves, and today its new fest tie-in poster was revealed.

Twilight Saga: New Moon - Bella's Birthday Clip

Only three weeks ... twenty-one agonizing days ... stand between today and The Twilight Saga: New Moon's total domination of the box office, and to help build the excitement even more, Summit has released yet another new clip. It shows the Cullen clan's reunion for Bella's birthday bash and provides an extended glimpse of the tension caused by her presence, clarifying the altercation between Edward and Jasper (Jackson Rathbone) we've seen occur in the trailers.

Dance Around Halloween with Them Crooked Vultures

There isn't much that says "Halloween" quite like dancing skeletons so we're going to close out this Friday night before All Hallow's Eve with a little tease of the upcoming video "Gunman" from Them Crooked Vultures - aka Foo Fighter's Dave Grohl on drums, Queens of the Stone Age's Joshua Homme on guitar and vocals, and the one and only John Paul Jones on bass and keyboards.

Marc Haimes Gives Paramount the Jitters

Marc Haimes, who went from DreamWorks executive to screenwriter, has just sold his latest script, entitled Jitters to Paramount. The project will be produced by Benderspink, which also happens to be Haimes' management company.

Leads Cast in Jamie Babbit's Breaking The Girl

Myriad Pictures has announced that Amanda Crew and Adrianne Palicki (pictured) are set to co-star in Jamie Babbit’s upcoming thriller Breaking The Girl. Production is scheduled to start in Canada in 2010.