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Gullermo del Toro Picks His Frankenstein

In the Creepy household one monster reigns supreme -- Frankenstein's monster! We have Frankenstein everything! When visionary director Guillermo del Toro first started talking about directing his version of the timeless tale, there was much rejoicing. He's the perfect choice for a re-envisioning. In a recent interview del Toro let it slip whom he has in mind for the role.

Is Tony Scott Hungry for a Hunger Sequel?

Tony Scott’s 1983 vampire flick The Hunger, about Egyptian vampire Miriam Blaylock’s seduction of a young female doctor, might receive the sequel treatment in the very near future – if the British filmmaker has anything to say about it.

Huge New Batch of Stills from Blood: The Last Vampire

One thing's certain -- Samuel Goldwyn Films and Sony are pulling out all the stops to make sure people are aware of the upcoming Blood: The Last Vampire, which is being released July 10, 2009. Not only have they posted the first five minutes of the film, which you can watch here, but today they provided us with 20(!) brand-new stills.

Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island Trailer Brings the Spooky

It's hard to decide what to cover here on Dread Central, so we try and do it all even if at times it's a little bit fringy. Just trying to make sure all horror fans are covered. When news of Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island broke, we were a bit on the fence, but after this trailer? We are SO on board!

A Look at the Lost Halloween Footage

About three years ago Synapse Films' Don May, Jr., announced an estimated 45,000 feet of negative outtakes from John Carpenter's Halloween had been discovered. Things feel eerily silent, but today there's been a bit of an update, although it's not the kind we've been hoping for.

District 9 Website Now Open

The new accidental alien invasion flick District 9 got itself a bright, shiny new online home today that's riddled with all sorts of pro-alien propaganda that's bound to aggravate your suppressed memories of those damned anal probes!

The Canyon Trailer Surfaces

The trailer for the new indie thriller The Canyon starring Yvonne Strahovski, one of the stars of the NBC series "Chuck", has surfaced online today, and we've got a look at it for you!

H2: Hobo-Myers Gets the Action Figure Treatment

Just when you thought it was safe to set up your action figures, the homeless Michael figure rears its head and roars our way. You know, this thing is so absurd looking, I think even I may have to buy one!

Attend the Midnight Walk Signing at Dark Delicacies

There is so much great horror fiction out on the fringe these days that there’s literally something for every niche. And if you don’t feel like limiting yourself to any one subgenre, you can get your hands on some groovy anthology collections that pack a variety of twisted genre tales for your reading pleasure.

Soisson Talks Trick or Treat Remake

Who here remembers the 1986 metal-driven horror classic Trick or Treat starring Gene Simmons, Ozzy Osborne, and Skippy from "Family Ties"? Anyone?

Deadworld Coming to the Big Screen

If you've never read a single issue of the zombie comic Deadworld, then, brother, you have really been missing out! Thankfully this little undead opus is about to get noticed on a grand scale!

Uncut Version of Nightbreed Seen!

It was just a few days ago that we let you guys know about all the excised footage from Clive Barker's Nightbreed being found, and now the curators of Barker's Revelations site, Phil and Sarah, have in their possession a 145-minute cut of the film on VHS! So what have we all missed?

Two Sign On for Ghosts/Aliens

It's been about two months since last we heard anything new concerning the paranormal based comedy in the works from Paramount Vantage based upon Trey Hamburger's supernatural comedy novel Ghosts/Aliens, but now a bit of casting news has come to light!

New Call of Duty Nazi Zombies Map Tomorrow!

Yet another map pack drops tomorrow for Activision's Call of Duty: World at War, and the best part? We're getting yet another new Nazi zombie level! Get ready, kids! “Shi no Numa -- The Zombie Swamp" is ready for deployment!

Exclusive Clip: Friday the 13th: The FInal Chapter DVD

In just a few short days fans everywhere will be able to get their hands on Paramount's latest crop of Friday the 13th Deluxe DVDs, and to celebrate their release, we got a special exclusive clip from the stellar The Crystal Lake Massacres Revisited mockumentary! Why? Because you're all a bunch of sexy bitches, that's why! Dig it below, and look for these bountiful releases in stores on June 16th!