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Holland & Malloy Need Help Killing Frank

I’ve heard of indies trying to drum up funds from the Internet contingent of horror fans before, but this is the first time I’ve seen an established director try out this new business model.

Chiklis Prepares to Mount Olympus

Now that "The Shield" has finished up its run on FX, star Michael Chiklis is spreading his wings and entering the graphic novel realm. Chiklis’ company, Extravaganza Productions, has signed a deal with IDW Publishing to develop a graphic novel series, Olympus, based on an original idea by Anny Simon Beck (a Los Angeles writer and director).

Jason's Ready to Kill

Paramount just released a new viral website that you can use to kill your friends! Or at least pretend you’ve sent Jason after them which, depending on your friend, could have the same effect...

First Dead Rising Sequel Details!

The first details for Dead Rising 2 have finally come to light via IGN today, and while there’s not a helluva lot to report, it’s just cool to know it’s in active development.

Two New Dog Soldiers DVDs Coming

We’ve got no details whatsoever on this (yet), but according to the official site for First Look Home Entertainment, they’ll be putting both a Steelbook and Blu-ray edition of Neil Marshall’s freshman film, Dog Soldiers, on DVD soon!

DVD Releases: Doom Lodger Tales

A lot of good stuff hits this Tuesday, February 10th, including two anthology shows, two Bruce Campbell movies, two Lodgers, a high-def Darko, psychic killers and a big Blu Doom! Check out the full list below...

Code Red Scores Basketball Slasher Spoof

Let me get this straight: the people responsible for Zombie Nightmare made a slasher spoof about a basketball team getting slaughtered by a psycho with the head of a Madball and somehow this has been allowed to sit on a shelf for almost 15 years?

Exclusive Clip From Dorothy Mills!

This Tuesday will see the release of Dorothy Mills, a movie we’ve been hearing bits and pieces about for a while now. It follows a psychiatrist who is sent to a small village to try and help the titular teenager, who has been accused of trying to strangle a baby. When she gets there she finds out that there’s a lot more to Dorothy Mills than anyone believes.

"Supernatural" to Add Third Brother?

I’ve never seen a single episode of “Supernatural”, so excuse my ignorance; I do know that it’s about two brothers traversing the country in a cool car, fighting all sorts of evil. TV Guide has now learned that it may soon be three brothers against evil, however.

Inside Team Behind The Home

A while back we told you guys about one of the many new projects Weta was lending their skilled hands to, a film called The Home.

Outlander Scribes Get ZMD Gig

The writers of both Outlander and Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, which both managed to come out on the exact same day, have been announced as nabbing scripting duties for ZMD: Zombies of Mass Destruction, the Red 5 comic created by Underworld trilogy star Kevin Grevioux.

Nutter Confirmed for "Eastwick" Pilot

This morning’s Variety confirmed what we’ve been hearing rumblings about for a while now: Veteran TV director David Nuttter is attached to helm the pilot episode for the proposed “Witches of Eastwick” series for ABC.

NYCC: Anchor Bay Unveils The Lament Configuration Box Set

Finally after sifting through hundreds of toys and countless encounters with frightening overweight people dressed up in spandex like their favorite superheroes (seriously, fat Iron Man? WTF?), Nomad and the gang have dug up some horror news that we can sink our teeth into! A better look at the upcoming Hellraiser DVD box set!

NYCC: Ugly Dolls get Uglier

You know what amazes me? Ladies, you want your men reasonably attractive, right? Then how come it's okay for your playthings to be ugly? Wait ... let me hold on to that for a second ... women's play things! Mmmm!

NYCC: DC Direct World of Warcraft Figures

Here at Dread Central, we love us some monsters. In all shapes, sizes, and genres even! Though we never once have mentioned the phenomenon that is World of Warcraft on here, the game is home to lots of cool beasties, and all cool beasties deserve their own action figure damn it!