*Update* Official Clips from Halloween II

The first official clip from Rob Zombie's Halloween II hit the Net today, and it gives its characters a really good reason to call 911 and get the hell out of the house that they're in!

Jon Hamm Signed for Sucker Punch

The cast of Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch just got a whole lot more interesting to this Woman thanks to the addition of "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm. It's about time a male was announced to join the previously named Emily Browning, Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie Chung, Jena Malone, Abbie Cornish, and Carla Gugino.

ABC Checks Into Clive Barker's Hotel

As we told you just a couple of days ago (previous story here), a number of television networks have been vying for Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton's pilot script for "Clive Barker's Hotel." It now appears that ABC has emerged on top of the fray.

Exclusive Stills from Abel Berry's Kodie

Producer Andrew Rose dropped us a line with an update on indie feature Kodie, which is filming in Texas. He also included some stills that are exclusive to Dread Central and show off a bit of the madness and mayhem taking place on set.

Charles Band’s Full Moon Horror Road Show is Coming Soon!

Give Charles Band credit; he knows how to keep Full Moon going. Whether it’s his new studio in China (story here) or his bonkers show that’s hitting the road this fall, the Full Moon name is out there and going strong.

Takashi Shimizu Has a Horrifying Singing Voice!

The man who proved to us that no one on the planet can hold a Grudge quite like the Japanese, Takashi Shimizu, is getting geared up to bring us yet another slice of shiver fodder that is guaranteed to put a song in your heart ... and then stop it dead.

Good "Unused" Halloween II Trailer Leaked

Here's a shocker for ya! An unused trailer for Rob Zombie's Halloween II has just leaked its way online and ... it's probably the best damned trailer we've seen for the flick yet.

Win a Trip to Harper's Island on DVD

Are you one of the many who missed out on "Harper's Island" during its television run? If so you NEED to check it out when it drops on DVD on September 8th. To make sure that you do, we're even giving away copies! See? Now you have no excuse!

Red Velvet DVD News and Specs

In just a couple of weeks a little film we've been talking about for a while now, Red Velvet (review here), will be hitting DVD, and we've got the skinny on what to expect when it drops!

Preview: The Devil's Handshake

The same team behind SPOOKS! is at it once again, and this time they're getting set to deliver to horror comic readers the goods in the form of a Devil's Handshake. Interested? You should be. We've got a seven-page preview to whet your fright-loving whistle!

Behind-the-Scenes: Universal Studio’s Halloween Horror Nights’ Saw Maze

In preparation for the launch of Southern California’s highly anticipated Halloween Horror Nights (which kicks off October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park), Universal invited some key members of the genre press to the backlot this afternoon for a tour of one of their key upcoming attractions: the Saw: Game Over maze.

Exclusive Clip: Clive Barker's Book of Blood

We've all seen the stills, the trailer, and that badass poster for John Harrison's adaptation of Clive Barker's Book of Blood (review here), but how about an exclusive clip from the flick itself? That's right, Dread heads -- We gotcha covered!

New Saw VI Poster Lends You a Hand

A brand new one-sheet hit online today for Kevin Greutert's upcoming enrty into the Saw franchise, Saw VI. Believe it or not this one is getting some pretty positive buzz from those who have already seen it, and that's a complete 180 from what the climate was like last year at this time. Keep your fingers crossed. Speaking of fingers .... how about a whole fist?

*Update* Exclusive: Two Mother's Day Casting Updates

Two more lovely vixens (or are they would-be victims?) have signed on to Darren Lynn Bousman's upcoming redux of Charles Kaufman's 1980 cult classic Mother's Day, one of which should come as no surprise given her previous working relationship with the director. Yes, Alexa (Repo!) Vega is joining the production, as is Sorority Row's Briana Evigan.

Drag Me to Hell DVD and Blu-ray News

Universal released all the home video related goodness pertaining to Sam Raimi's Drag Me to Hell, and in several weeks fans are gonna be swimming in high-definition goo and bile! Hooray!