Motion Picture Purgatory: Embodiment of Evil

Is there any doubt what huge José Mojica Marins fans we are here at Dread Central? The man is, quite simply, a badass! And it seems Trembles agrees with us; dig on his Embodiment of Evil review to see just how far out this latest installment in the Coffin Joe saga takes us.

Badass Short-Film: StopMo

Every now and again a short film will catch our eye, and we just can't help but want to spread the word about it. Like giant monsters brawling? Fans of King Kong and Jurassic Park? Then you need to sit back and enjoy StopMo!

Case 39 Stills Hit Web with a Yawn

Here's the deal ... Renee Zellweger? She's about as exciting to watch as paint drying. Except of course for her stint in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation in which she was cute and sort of watchable. Now she just always has that same look on her face, like she's constantly eating a lemon. What happened, huh? We blame Botox.

The Strangers Part 2 and More Coming From Intrepid

Intrepid Pictures made a couple of announcements today via the trades, one centering on a sequel we all knew was going to happen and the other an as yet untitled thriller from first-time feature director David Prior.

Mario Batali to Serve a Bitter Feast

Fans of the Food Network know the name of chef Mario Batali very well. There's no question the guy can cook, but horror fans are more interested in how well he can chop!

Orphan Writer Set to Bug-Out with The Colony

Since I live a life of (mostly) full disclosure, let me tell you a couple of things about your old Uncle Creepy. I have three irrational fears -- heights, nuns (they friggin' float, man), and bugs. Of those three insects make my skin crawl like you would not believe, which is why I'm both dreading and looking forward to Orphan scribe David Leslie Johnson's latest project.

Exclusive: Ju-On The Video Game Hands-On!

Ju-On: The Grudge for the Wii takes place in the fantastical movie universe we’ve come to love. There are no nubile young hussies who seem to beg for a beheading here. You are just in the wrong place at the wrong time, and now you and your family are cursed for it.

Exclusive: Justine Wachsberger Talks New Moon and Sorority Row

Actress Justine Wachsberger might just end up being a talent to watch in the industry. The ingénue scored roles in two of the bigger genre releases of this fall. Wachsberger will make her big screen debut in Sorority Row, which hits theaters on September 11th. Then, in November, Wachsberger will once again grace theaters worldwide with her performance in the second installment of the Twilight saga, New Moon.

Carnival of Darkness Strikes in August

Look here for your scary shorts fix! The Carnival of Darkness Film Festival, specializing in short horror films and genre friendly music videos, is set to kick off at The Majestic Crest Theater in Westwood, California on August 6th.

SDCC 09: Horror Discussion Panel Crawls to Life

And what would Comic-Con be without a fine scoop of horror heads talking all things terrifying? If you'll be attending the show and are a big fan, you may just wanna set aside some of your Friday time.

New Still from Cabin Fever 2

There's nothing like a nasty little germ that can rot your skin off to ruin your day. That's exactly what happens to the poor schlep you'll find pictured below in Ti West's long anticipated sequel to Eli Roth's debut film, Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever!

New Blood Band Trailer for The Collector

Never mind the green band or even the red band! Those of you who are keen-eyed and look around a bit on the official Collector website can catch yourselves a particularly nasty Blood Band trailer!

Saw Coming at You in 3D!

All sorts of cool things are happening this week at the San Diego Comic-Con, including the return of the film that launched six sequels, the original Saw in 3D!

The Devilfish Project Moving Forward

First we saw a brief mention about The Devilfish Project from actor Max Ryan on Twitter, and then we dug a little deeper to find out more. The film, officially called Max Ryan's Devilfish Project and being written by Fraser Townley and Byron Jackson, is based on a comic series of the same name, and a synopsis follows. Ryan will portray Federal Bounty Hunter Adam Winethrope.

New Stills: Clive Barker's Book of Blood

Some new stills and the official green-band trailer for Clive Barker's Book of Blood (review here) came our way today to share with you lovable sickos, and that's exactly what we aim to do!