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Repo! The Genetic Opera Soundtrack Available Now!

"Did you ever think you'd see an album with Sarah Brightman, Paris Hilton and Ogre from Skinny Puppy?" exclaims Darren Lynn Bousman to a roomful of tipsy party-goers.

Event Report: The Official Saw Haunted Attraction

Halloween is almost here! Sure, everyone loves junk food and horror movie marathons, but there's one thing we at Dread Central crave more than anything: The wonderful world of haunted mazes!

The Road to FrightFest Returns Again!

I know, you’ve all been waiting for this so we’re giving it to you early this time: Joe Lynch & Adam Green’s ongoing hilarity-fest, “The Road to Fright Fest”, just posted its fourth and most hilarity-filled episode to date!

The New Jason Unmasked!

Someone very sneaky was on hand during the shooting of the new Friday the 13th and managed to snap some pretty candid shots of the new Jason Voorhees unmasked! The pics showed up today over on Horror Bid, and while they’re all pretty clear, it's still hard to make out the disfigured face too clearly.

Event Report: Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 18

When I heard that Universal Orlando wasn't sticking with last year's theme of Jason, Freddy and Leatherface, the first thing that ran through my mind was “Uh oh…” Bringing the New Line horror icons to Halloween Horror Nights was a big plus for fans as we'd always wanted to run through Camp Crystal Lake or Freddy's house, so we were

Virus Film Able to Premiere at Sitges

The other day we received a heads up from filmmaker Will Stotler about a new film he co-created with director Marc Robert called Able which, though we may have not heard of it before now, is premiering at the prestigious Sitges Film Festival, so obviously this is one we need to keep our eyes on.

Mulberry Street Duo Reteams With Glass Eye for Stake Land

Though Larry Fessenden’s Glass Eye Pix just teamed up with Dark Sky to make a series of films (read about it here), those aren’t the only films Pix will be producing in the coming months; Fessenden told Fangoria last night about a new movie they’re making with the Mulberry Street team of Jim Mickle a

Mega Shark Vs. Giant Squid, More AFM Weirdness

You know what's great about a title like Mega Shark vs. Giant Squid? The title doubles as the plot. It's about a mega-sized shark battling a giant-sized squid. What more do you possibly need to know? It's Mega Shark vs. Giant Squid!

Twilight Star Joins DiBlasi's Dread

The first casting has taken place for Anthony DiBlasi’s upcoming adaptation of Clive Barker’s Dread in the form of Twilight star Jackson Rathbone.

Style-Filled Trailer for French Vamp Film Sodium Babies

Nothing makes your film stand out amongst the usual crap indies like having some style. Sodium Babies, a new French vampire film directed by Benoit & Julien Decaillon, has more than enough style. In fact, I’m sure it could loan you some if you need it.

Cool New Horror Collectibles You Need!

Halloween is just around the corner, and chances are you’re going to wake up one morning in the not too distant future and say to yourself, “I need more cool horror collectibles or all my friends will think I’m lame!” Have no fear; the last thing anyone here at Dread Central wants is lame readers, so here are some ideas to make yourself just a bit cooler…

The Weekly Wrap-Up: September 20-26, 2008

September 20-26, 2008, is certain to go down in history as one of the bleakest weeks our country has faced. Between the proposed $700 billion bailout of Wall Street and the largest bank failure heretofore seen, there wasn't much to be happy about over the past seven days. Some might even say that, like genre films, it's the stuff of nightmares.

Exclusive Haunting of Molly Hartley TV Spot!

How fortuitous that Halloween falls on a Friday this year, no? Too bad very few studios are utilizing that good fortune to release their horror movies. Freestyle Releasing isn’t one of those studios, though; they’re putting Mickey Liddell’s The Haunting of Molly Hartley in theaters this October 31st, and we’ve got an exclusive TV spot for you to dig on!

Final Films for Toronto After Dark

Those brilliant bastards behind the Toronto After Dark Film Festival just announced a few last-minute additions to their already stellar lineup of films for the 2008 event, which goes down this October 17th-24h.

Trailer & Art for Zombie Film Dead Snow

There’s not a lot of info out there about the Norwegian zombie Nazi film Dead Snow, at least not that we can read, but since this is the first we’ve heard of it, we’ll let the images do the talking...