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Win Two Pairs of Tickets to Scary Movies 3

We were JUST telling you about the Scary Movies 3 film series in NYC, but the Film Society of Lincoln Center didn't want to just leave you with a heads-up. They also want to offer three lucky winners the chance to see two movies of their choice!

Win the Short Film Collection Curious Stories, Crooked Symbols

Here at Dread Central we're big fans of short films, and we know most of you guys are also. Which is why we jumped at the chance to give away ten copies of Curious Stories, Crooked Symbols: The Short Films of Rodrigo Gudino, a collection of visionary short films from Rue Morgue magazine’s founding editor and publisher.

Brides of Dracula Heading to New Hampshire for Spooktacular 3

We get emails all the time about this event or that event taking place across the country and do our best to pass on the info to our readers. Today a note about the third "Spooktacular" in Keene, New Hampshire, landed in our mailbox, and we have to say that it sounds completely badass!

I Sell the Dead Comic Details and Artwork

One of our favorite indie flicks of the year remains writer/director Glenn McQuaid's I Sell the Dead so the opportunity to revisit its quirky characters is indeed welcome. How is that possible, you ask? By picking up the I Sell the Dead comic book that hits stores this Wednesday, October 7!

Saw VI Red Band Puts Your Friends on the Wheel of Death!

The red band clip from Lionsgate's Saw VI, which premiered exclusively on mobile phones at the San Diego Comic-Con this past July, has returned over on the official Saw VI website along with a bit more gore-soaked fun!

Stephen King's Haven Finds Funding

E1 Entertainment has found its funding to make the thirteen-episode TV series "Stephen King's Haven". And the King fans go wild!

Halo-8 Unveils New Godkiller Clip

Does the idea of Lance Henriksen delivering a monologue in which he explains his use of sex-magic to solve crimes pique your curiosity? If so, that's exactly what you can see in the clip from Godkiller that was provided to us today by Halo-8 Entertainment.

Teaser Art and Synopsis for Bait 3D

Director Russell Mulcahy is back with a new film on the horizon that promises to be full of bite. Shark bite, that is. All toothy and such, and in -- are you ready? -- 3D! Because you know, no one is making 3D movies anymore so this should be a nice change of pace!

Third REC Coming Soon?

With REC 2 (review here) enjoying a successful opening weekend in its homeland, buzz has already started that there will be a third entry into this now unexpected franchise.

Twelve More Markets Added to Paranormal Activity Release Roll-Out

One city several our readers have been hoping to see Paranormal Activity screen in is Pittsburgh, and we are happy to report that it is indeed included in the 12 new markets where the film will open this weekend due to your demands.

Motion Picture Purgatory: Zombieland

After a couple of weeks of some less than mainstream Motion Picture Purgatory installments, Trembles returns to the present day with his spin on Ruben Fleischer's Zombieland.

Musical Vamp Spoof I Kissed a Vampire Debuting on iTunes

Here at Dread Central we can appreciate a good spoof just as much as anybody. And if it's a musical aimed at the Twilight crowd, even better! Enter the new iTunes-only rock musical I Kissed a Vampire.

Oren Peli's Area 51 Begins Shooting Next Week

One indie filmmaker who couldn't be more hot right now is Paranormal Activity director Oren Peli. Though we've been talking about his next film, Area 51, for over a month now, the project has finally firmed up an official start date!

Tom Shankland Talks The Children

Most people go on vacation to relax. It seems writer/director Tom Shankland went on vacation only to find inspiration for his next horror project. After all, it was while on a holiday with friends that he found some creepy inspiration for his latest film, The Children (review here).

Eduardo Sanchez Talks Seventh Moon, Plans for Blair Witch 3

It was just ten years ago that director Eduardo Sanchez left his mark on the horror genre. His independent docu-thriller The Blair Witch Project not only raised the bar in terms of independent filmmaking, but it became a cultural phenomenon that still resonates a decade later.