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Mutant Mermaids Attack in Bikini Monsters

When I first came upon word that a low budget creature feature titled Bikini Monsters was just beginning production, I was stunned when it suddenly occurred to me that we somehow managed to go all these decades without ever having a monster movie titled Bikini Monsters. That's just hard for me to fathom for some reason.

IFC's Midnight Movie Summer of Horrors!

IFC Films has quickly become one of horror's best friends by picking up lots of really good properties that otherwise would have struggled and giving them theatrical and on-demand releases, making them easily accessible to us blood-hungry fans.

'Zine Review: Rue Morgue #91

Issue #91 July 2009

Zombie Apocalypse Stills Shamble Their Way Online

Here at Dread Central there's no greater apocalypse we're interested in than a zombie apocalypse. That's why when word of a new indie film of that name surfaced, we found ourselves looking to unearth some goodies for you guys.

First British 3D Horror Film Announced

London-based production house Size 9 Productions has announced that its next project will be a 3D horror film entitled Elfie Hopkins and The Gammons starring Jaime Winstone, whose genre cred includes the stellar E4 TV series "Dead Set" (review).

Terror Tweets: Two Elm Street Pics

Brad Fuller, one of the producers of Platinum Dunes' Nightmare on Elm Street reboot, has been busy Tweeting from behind the scenes. Along with answering a ton of the fans' questions, he also posted two shots of the film's stars, Kyle Gallner (Quentin) and Connie Britton (Nancy's mother, Marge Thompson).

New Satanic Panic Stills Surface

Marc Selz dropped us a line with a couple of stills from his devil-cult film Satanic Panic and talked some distro plans! So when can we expect to see the demonic mayhem?

D.J. Perry Making Bloody Renovation - Early Art

Fresh off his role in the not at all genre-centric Miracle at Sage Creek for Universal, D.J. Perry is set to trade in Western mush for blood and gore in the indie horror/thriller Renovation.

Casting Commences on Tucker and Dale vs. Evil

I’m just not sure the horror genre needs another "hip" comedy that calls out all the clichés and contrivances. It’s not every day you get a film like Leslie Vernon that actually understands the genre well enough to send it up with a straight face. The jury’s still out on the upcoming Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, but we’ve got a bit of casting news to report on while we wait and see how this horror comedy measures up.

Cabin Fever 2 Gets a Rating

It's hard to believe that it's been over a year since last we spoke about Ti West's Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever. I mean, really! In any event the film has finally gotten itself a rating.

Herbert West - Alien Blasting Space Marine!

Who here remembers the now defunct Aliens ride in San Francisco. Anyone? Sheesh! Come on, guys! OK, so it has been a while. Guess we should give you a little refresher!

New District 9 Trailer Fights for Alien Rights!

If you haven't been following District 9, you've been missing out on what looks to be one of the sleeper hits of the summer. A new trailer for the Peter Jackson produced alien opus directed by Neill Blomkamp just hit online, and you should be one of the cool kids and take a second to check it out!

New Pandorum Concept Art

Yes, we're all still a little upset that Pandorum got slightly delayed, but that doesn't mean we won't take what we can get in the interim -- namely, some pretty cool concept art!

Next New Moon Trailer to Debut in August

Things have been relatively quiet from Summit Entertainment's New Moon camp lately, but it looks like that's about to change come August 14th, which is when the film's next trailer is set to debut.

Predators Go to Texas

Finally Robert Rodriguez has spoken a bit more in-depth about the upcoming reboot/prequel Predators, which will be directed by Nimrod (Vacancy) Anatal. Get ready to dig on the skinny thus far ...