Blu-ray News

CONTEST CLOSED! Win the Alien Anthology on Blu-ray!

Never let it be said that we here at Dread Central don't take care of our readers when it comes to contests. What do we have for you today? "Only" the massive six-disc Blu-ray set known as the Alien Anthology!

The Best of Horrorfest Coming to Double Feature Blu-ray in January

Every year the After Dark Horrorfest terrifies audiences (or at least tries to) with a crop of indie flicks that would normally never see a theatrical release. Up until now said movies have only been available on DVD, but word has just come they're headed to Blu-ray in special double feature editions this January!

Lionsgate Bringing The Last Exorcism Home in January

Daniel Stamm's The Last Exorcism (review here) was a late summer hit with horror fans looking to raise a little hell, and now the flick is coming home to DVD and Blu-ray in grand fashion! From the Press Release:

DVD Releases - October 26th: In Space No One Can Hear You Scream in 7.1 Surround

You know we are nearing the end of October when the pace of horror DVD title releases starts slowing down. I guess the powers that be banked on everyone buying horror DVDs several weeks before Halloween. Is that true? Are you folks doing just that, or are you only now starting your Halloween viewing party planning?

Piranha 3D Coming Home in January?

We said it before, and we'll say it again. Piranha 3D was the most fun we had in theatres in years. It was everything we wanted ... violent, sexy, and deliciously sleazy. It was so good in fact that Condit, Debi, and I stayed in the theatre for back-to-back screenings. We just couldn't help ourselves. Now the flick is coming home.

Alien Anthology - Fight Facehuggers Online

You know them. You love them. But you don't want them attaching themselves to your head. Well, maybe you do. You kinky bitches! Time to load up, pack heavy, and start blasting!

DVD Releases - October 19th: It's a Rocky, Psycho Night of the Predators in Mirrors

The number of home video releases on October 19th is not as abundant as in recent weeks, and fewer re-released titles means those that are available are much more special. In this batch one Adrien Brody flick competes with another, and at least two independent horror titles are making a splash. Two beloved classic films return in Blu-ray where one is supplemented by a documentary treatment of it.

Specs and Artwork for Vampires Suck on Blu-ray and DVD

We already knew Vampires Suck: Extended Bite Me Edition is coming from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment on November 30, but now we've got the list of special features and a look at its official cover art. From the Press Release:

Live Blogging the 2010 Reaper Awards Tonight

The votes have been cast and the ballots counted for tonight come the Second Annual Reaper Awards, a collaboration between Home Media Magazine and Dread Central. For fans who asked for up-to-date coverage, we will be live blogging the awards show right here on this page.

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Copy of Jonah Hex on Blu-ray!

Warner Brothers' supernatural themed western Jonah Hex is on its way home and to prep you for the scarred avenger's arrival we're giving a way a couple of copies of the flick on Blu-ray! Dig it!

Screamfest 2010: Night of the Demons Premiere Coverage!

The Mann Theatre in Hollywood was the place to be for horror fans this past Friday night, October 8, as Adam Gierasch’s Night of the Demons premiered during the LA Screamfest Horror Film Festival, which is also celebrating its 10th year this month.

CONTEST CLOSED! Dollhouse Season 2 DVD/Blu-ray: Exclusive Clip and DVD Giveaway

UPDATED:ONE copy of Dollhouse Season 2 DVD will be given away on Twitter. Follow @dreadcentral on Twitter and tweet this: "Win Dollhouse S2 DVD @ 6pm PT. US/Can rez Follow @dreadcentral & RT this. Watch exclsv clip http://bit.ly/d4TIi7 #contests".

Exclusive Clip - Mirrors 2

Man, this year just flew! It was several months ago that we first told you about Victor Garcia's Mirrors 2, and now in anticipation of the flick's DVD/Blu-ray release on October 19th, we have an exclusive clip for you guys to dig upon! From the Press Release:

Black Death Infects UK DVD and Blu-ray on October 18th

While I personally thought that director Christopher Smith’s impeccable filmmaking run took a stumble with Triangle, he came right back on form with Sean Bean in his newest release, Black Death, which lands on DVD and Blu-ray in the UK in a scant couple of weeks courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Read on for the pack shots and trailer!

DVD Releases: October 5th, 2010, or The Most Expensive Day in Horror History!

Another week in October, another bounty crop of horror DVDs and Blu-rays. This week we have home entertainment from recent theatrical releases of nightmares of the mind as well as re-releases of classic and campy horror, all with boatloads of extras.