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It's a Wrap for Slime City Massacre

We've been following the progress of Greg Lamberson’s Slime City Massacre fairly closely, and today we got word that filming of the indie flick has wrapped after a 19-day shoot at various locations in Buffalo, New York, including an abandoned postal facility adjacent to the dormant Central Terminal Station. In addition, Lee Perkins, who plays Mason, has provided with the first look at his character, both pre- and post-sliming.

First Look: Paul Bettany in Priest

Along with the opening of the official Priest website comes the first look at Paul Bettany in the live action adaptation of Tokyo Pop's horror western comic book Priest.

Update: A Trailer Takes You to The Killing Room

A trailer has surfaced for Darkness Falls and TCM: The Beginning director Jonathan Liebesman's new film The Killing Room, and we have it for you all cold and dead-like.

Television Critics Association Recognizes True Blood

It may have been mostly shunned by the Emmys (garnering only Outstanding Art Direction, Casting, and Main Title Design nominations from them), but HBO's "True Blood" got the recognition it so richly deserves from the Television Critics Association over this past weekend.

DVD Release List: August 4, 2009: Trapped in a Chaos Experiment with Hot Blood Sundae Cravings

If you've upgraded your system to include a Blu-ray player, then this is a pretty good week for you as August 4th will see the release of a few old friends including Blade II, Hannibal Rising, and Mimic. On the newer end of the spectrum, we have sci-fi/horror hybrids Alien Uprising and The Mutant Chronicles along with watch-it-at-your-own-risk fare like Cravings, The Chaos Experiment, Nature's Grave, and the anthology Slices.

Italy's Monkey Boy is On a Rampage

There's one thing you should fear about Italy. It's not the Cosa Nostra or even the danger presented by that wacky leaning tower; it's the Monkey Boy. What's that, you ask? Well, the word absurd comes to mind.

Survive! ... This Trailer If You Can!

Filmmaker Jeff Chitty dropped us a line today with the trailer for his latest movie, Survive!, which proves that more horror can come while visiting an auto repair shop than from just viewing the bill!

Horror's Recent and Future Box Office Showing

The box office results for current releases The Collector (review here) and Orphan (review here) are in, and although neither is burning up the charts, both are logging respectable showings.

Event Videos: The Collector Premiere Red Carpet

Within the next few days we'll be taping our Dinner for Fiends mashup of Comic-Con, Orphan, and the newest kid on the block, The Collector. Before we get in our last words about Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan's latest slice-and-dice endeavor, we thought we'd give the cast and crew a chance to put out a few words of their own.

SDCC 09: Dexter Season 4 and Gallery Updates

In the course of updating our San Diego Comic-Con 09 photo gallery, which already includes hundreds of pictures (with more to come) of horror collectibles, costumed attendees, and celebrities both on panels or just walking the convention floor, we realized the newsy bits gathered during the presentation for Showtime's "Dexter" went out via Twitter but never made it to the site. Allow us to correct that oversight immediately.

Silent Hill Haunted Attraction Coming this October

Here at Dread we're absolute suckers for haunted mazes and attractions. Last year we saw more than our share of badass parks from Universal's Halloween Horror Nights to Knott's Scary Farm...but one of the stand-outs was Jeff Schiefelbein's jaw-dropping "SAW: The Haunted Attraction" in Orange County, CA.

Summit Goes Viral with The World of Twilight

Visitors to Summit Entertainment's official New Moon site can now get an extra dose of Edward, Bella, Jacob, and the rest of the gang thanks to the launch of the studio's first viral marketing campaign for the franchise, The World of Twilight.

Make a Date With The Roommate! The Box Pushed!

Looks like we're all gonna have to wait a few more days for Cameron Diaz to show us her Box, but on the bright side The Roommate has a move-in date!

Lindsay Lohan to Swing Machete?

Could it be that everyone's favorite foul-mouthed bisexual troubled starlet is about to star in Robert Rodriguez's upcoming film Machete?

Third TV Spot Halloween 2

A third TV Spot for Rob Zombie's Halloween 2 surfaced today just in case you haven't reached the saturation point yet in terms of coverage. Will you remember his name? Check it out!