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Celebrate Vampira's Birthday Right Here on Dread Central

In our never ending quest to bring you every damned thing that's cool imaginable, we're proud to help celebrate the birthday of great and forever sexy Vampira along with a lot of familiar faces -- right here on DC! That's right, kids! On December 11th Dread Central has a ghoulish birthday treat planned for fans of the first horror host -- the one and only Vampira.

The Bloody Best Project Celebrates Horror in a New Way

A really cool new art book project for horror fans has been cooking for a couple of months, and we've got all the details to share along with a few photographs that are sure to pique both your curiosity and your interest. Read on to learn more about The Bloody Best Project. Here's a synopsis of what you can expect from The Bloody Best Project:

IFC and Tom Six Tease The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence)

The original The Human Centipede (First Sequence) is back on VOD in celebration of Fantastic Fest along with Philip Ridley’s sublime psychological thriller Heartless (starring Jim Sturgess); Simon Rumley’s hardcore Red, White & Blue; Josh Reed’s neo-Ozploitation horror film Primal; and Abel Ferry’s gripping scarefest High Lane.

The Human Centipede (First Sequence) Blu-ray and DVD Specs

Ever since we got word that Tom Six's The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (review here) is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 5th from IFC Films and MPI Media Group, we've been anxiously awaiting the full list of extra features that will be included. Today that wait is officially over. The DVD and Blu-ray will both be available as bonus-filled, unrated versions that include: * Deleted scenes * Behind-the-scenes footage * An interview with Tom Six * Casting

Sarah Butler, Ashlynn Yennie & More Bowl for Boobies with The Horror Starlets!

This writer is asking the horror community as we approach October – our month of months – to unite for a good cause: to support local Los Angeles women battling breast cancer by giving a small donation and also support the horror actresses who are supporting them.

Sample a Bit of the Score from Fetch

One thing that can really make or break a horror film is the choice of music for its soundtrack, and no one is more aware of that than Fetch producer Theodore Loscalzo, who dropped us a line with a little behind-the-scenes info on the scoring process for the film along with a few clips of the types of music we can expect to hear in the finished product.

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a SIGNED Poster for Indie Film Fetch

Here at Dread Central we pride ourselves on our support of the little guys, aka the indie films that you might not hear about otherwise. To thank us -- and our readers -- DrippingDead Films has made available five full-size posters from Fetch printed on vellum and signed by the film's stars Ashlynn Yennie, Shawn G. Smith, and Jason Curtis Miller for us to give away

The Human Centipede (First Sequence) Officially Slithering its Way Home

One film that has made quite a stir this year is Tom Six's The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (review here). If you missed it on VOD and in theatres, you're not gonna want to miss it when it hits home video!

Indie Film Fetch Sets a Premiere Date

We've been following the progress of indie flick Fetch for a while now so it's great to see that the filmmakers have set a premiere date, and we've got the early word on the when and where right here!

Exclusive: Fetch Poster Debut!

We've been telling you guys about the indie film Fetch for some time now, and today Dread Central is pleased to debut the first official poster for the film provided to us by producer Ted LoScalzo of DrippingDead Films.

The Human Centipede Slithering to More Theaters This Weekend (And You Can Win Tickets to the Boston Screening)

Those of us outside of New York and LA were out of luck last weekend when IFC debuted Tom Six's The Human Centipede on a few coastal screens. Thankfully, it's expanding outward this weekend, including a Dread Central sponsored Boston screening!

The Human Centipede (First Sequence) Reviewed!

A Nightmare on Elm Street isn't the only horror ticket in town if you're planning on heading out to theatres. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) is also slithering around, albeit in a much smaller release; however, if you can find it ... this flick is well worth the time and trouble to catch on the big screen! The film, written and directed by Tom Six, stars Dieter Laser, Ashley C. Williams, Ashlynn Yennie, and Akihiro Kitamura. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) will be opening in New York with other cities to follow starting on April 30th courtesy of IFC.

Stitch Your Mouth to the Human Centipede's Midnight Premiere

It seems like we've been waiting for The Human Centipede to get some kind of a release for about a year now. But thankfully the time is finally upon us. And if you're in the New York area, you can check it out at midnight tonight!

Exclusive: Director Tom Six Talks The Human Centipede Trilogy

There’s bold. There’s audacious. Then there’s The Human Centipede. I first saw director Tom Six’s award-winning body horror flick The Human Centipede (First Sequence) last October during the 2009 Screamfest Film Festival. Sitting inside the packed theater, you could hear the nervous rumblings throughout the room of those who were unsure of what they were about to see.

Second Human Centipede Clip Slithers Its Way Online

A couple of Dread Central staffers had the chance to watch The Human Centipede (First Sequence) a few days ago, and we still haven't quite recovered from it! As this clip shows, Dieter Laser as Dr. Heiter is one very sick man!