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Lionsgate Nurturing a Lovely Monster

With the Saw franchise on hold for now, Lionsgate keeps right on mining away for young talent, and that's a very good thing. Next up for the house that Jigsaw built is a feature-length version of the Francesco Calabrese short film Lovely Monster.

More Dredd Goodness Online with Motion Comic and More!

Well, now! It's a great day to be a Dredd (review) fan. Even more coolness has come for those of us looking forward to the latest big screen adaptation of the Judge Dredd comic. Read on for details.

Breakin' the Law with New Stills, Clip, and Featurette from Dredd

Looking forward to the latest big screen adaptation of the Judge Dredd comic, known simply as Dredd (review)? Then you've just hit pay dirt! On tap for you right now are new stills, a new clip, and even another featurette! Dig it!

Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan Talk God of War Adaptation

Back in July we told you that writers Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan (Piranha 3DD, the Saw franchise) were brought in by Sony Pictures to rewrite the big screen adaptation of the hit video game God of War, and now we have a progress update!

Lifetime's Witches of East End Finds its Mama Witch

Last month we got word that Lifetime was planning to adapt Maria de la Cruz's Witches of East End novel into a series, and now we know who's going to be starring in the tale of a mother and her daughters who are secretly powerful witches.

Juliet Snowden and Stiles White Talk Ouija

Now that Universal has come to its senses and is letting Ouija, based upon the Hasbro board game that lets users talk to the dead, be a horror movie instead of a Jumanji-like adventure as originally planned, we're beyond excited and have an update on what to expect!

Summit and Lionsgate Counting Down to Child 44

Sometimes reality is far more horrifying than anything that a filmmaker or writer can conjure up. Such is the case with Andrei Chikatilo. While the name may not jump out at you, believe us when we say he was one of the most evil and thoroughly crazy men to walk the earth.

The Vatican Puts in an Order for Exorcists

Well, not really. They keep that kind of stuff close to their chest, but someone's gotta fight Satan and his minions, right? Good thing for us Scott Stuber’s Bluegrass Films has optioned the graphic novel The Order from Arcana/Benderspink!

A New Dredd Featurette Slows Things Down

A new featurette for the latest big screen adaptation of the Judge Dredd comic, known simply as Dredd (review), has slllloooooowwwwwwlllllyyyyy made its way into the Dread Central offices, and we managed to wrangle it and present it to you here!

Wes Ball Chosen by Fox to Direct The Maze Runner Adaptation

In late July we got word that Fox was acquiring Wes Ball's short film Ruin, and they must have been really pleased with the up-and-coming director because the studio has now tapped him to helm The Maze Runner, the first of a trilogy of dystopian novels by James Dashner.

Get High on this Sixty-Second TV Spot for Dredd

A new sixty-second TV spot has arrived for the latest big screen adaptation of the Judge Dredd comic, known simply as Dredd (review), and as per usual we have every pixel of it right here for you to dig upon! We're good like that. Check it out!

A Vampire Bites into Mortal Instruments

Some quick casting news is coming in for the big screen adaptation of Mortal Instruments. According to THR one of Germany's hottest young actors, Elyas M'Barek ("Turkish for Beginners", Offroad), has been cast as a vampire in the flick.

New Dredd Video Home to 30 Legendary Seconds

Lionsgate has released a new promo entitled "Legendary" in promotion of the upcoming big screen adaptation of the Judge Dredd comic, known simply as Dredd (review), and we have every pixel of it right here for you to dig upon!

The Dark Tower Ready to Rise Again? That Was Quick!

About four hours ago we reported that Warner Bros. passed on making the long talked about epic-sized adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Tower. Well in Hollyweird a whole lot can take place in just a few hours.

Vampire Soldiers March to the Screen for Bloodstrike

Another comic book adaptation is on its way, and with it will come Vampire Soldiers and hopefully lots and lots of blood. Read on for all the details on the upcoming big screen version of the Image Comics property Bloodstrike!