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AVP Redemption?

Why is it that the majority of Alien/Predator fan films have been more satisfying than those godawful AVP abortions from Fox? To further illustrate this point, a teaser has just popped up on YouTube for a short fan film currently in production, appropriately titled AVP: Redemption. The clip is composed mostly of FX test shots on green screens, but looks better than both AVP movies combined...

Killer Vlog Online

We got a heads-up today from Chris White, the director of David, who’s serving producing duties on the Twisted Pictures web series Vlog. He let us know that a new episode of the show has surfaced on Break, and promised us kills. You know how we feel about kills! Check it out below!

NECA's GoW Series 2 Revealed!

Gears of War just won't slow down. A movie is on the way, a sequel to the game is due out later this year and amount of toys that can be made from the franchise seems endless. If only there was a way to stop 5 year olds from playing Gears online with mics on...

Happening, The (2008)

Anaphylaxis stasis! Discuss Rick's twisted mind in the Dread Central forums!

Satanic Panic Wraps, New Pics!

Yesterday we got a heads up from the sick minds behind Satanic Panic that the film has finally wrapped, overcoming nature’s attempt to cut the production short via the use of rain. We also received some brand-new pics from the film, which you can check out below.

Dreadtime Stories: Sarah Langan's The Lost

New York-based author Sarah Langan’s not been at this whole horror writing biz for very long, but already she’s made quite an impression with her first novel, The Keeper, which Cemetery Dance said ”cuts like a knife and then pours salt in the wound." and its sequel The Missing, which won the 2007 Bram Stoker award for Outstanding novel.

First Look at The Descent 2

Yep, that’s the first look at a crawler from The Descent 2, the much-maligned sequel that’s coming our way whether we like it or not. Shooting just recently wrapped in London on the follow-up, and Fango got the first pic of one of the new crawlers. Which looks remarkably similar to the old crawlers...

Banned Teeth Poster!

Though Teeth (DVD review) is already out Stateside, Momentum Pictures are just getting ready to release it in the UK this Friday, and apparently their marketing department have some sicker minds than those of us here do.

Shock Festival Week 5 Winner Announced!

After taking much-deserved a week off, Stephen Romano has chosen a new winner in our ongoing Shock Festival contest, and he’s got some major updates for you guys, as well. Dig it!

King & Hill's Throttle Optioned

Now this is something I need to read; a novella penned by both Stephen King and son Joe Hill (Heart-Shaped Box) called “Throttle”. It’s about a motorcycle gang who’re chased through the desert by an 18-wheeler, something I think we can all relate to.

Len Wiseman to Turn the Gears of War!

Rumors and speculation have been flying around for a while now about who should sit in the director's chair for a big screen version of the XBOX 360's best selling title. Now, we've got the official word!

Leterrier Adopts Strays

Louis Leterrier's The Incredible Hulk (review) ripped through the box office this past weekend and many of us comic book fans gush with nerdy cheers. Though there's no news on a follow up to the green guy's adventures, Leterrier may have more radation monsters in his near future.

Bekmambetov Wanted no Dusk?

Timur Bekmambetov, the talented fellow who brought us the Russian awesomeness known as Night Watch and Day Watch, may not be returning to round out the series.

Hellboy Gets Sexy

IMP Awards received a new poster for the upcoming Hellboy sequel, The Golden Army. This marks the 12th poster we've seen so far, and it is the sexiest. Well ... as sexy as you can get with a guy painted red standing next to Selma Blair.

RIP: Stan Winston April 7th, 1946 - June 15th, 2008

We’ve been hearing for a while that effects maven Stan Winston was in bad health, but this is still incredibly shocking. On June 15th, 2008, Stan Winston passed away at the age of 62.