Tired of sitting back and watching everyone around you doing all of the heavy lifting in the film industry? Have a gazillion and one ideas for a movie but just can't catch a break? Thanks to a new short film competition put together by our very own Heather Wixson, that break could be a lot closer than you think!
After four days of guest blogs from author Joe R. Lansdale, the time has come to reveal the details of the contest tie-in for his new book collection The Complete Drive-In.
In anticipation of the home video release of The Wolfman, Dread Central, in association with Universal, has put together a contest to keep you howling until the day it comes home -- June 1st!
You want cool? You want badass? And you want it free? Well, if you'll be in the Los Angeles area from Friday, May 21st, through Sunday, May 23rd, we'll be sending you and a guest to the Creation Weekend of Horrors!
In the LA area next Tuesday, May 11th, and looking for a little zombie mayhem to take part in? Then look no further as that's the date that the next chapter in George A. Romero's epic franchise, Survival of the Dead, will be having its premiere at the Arclight in Hollywood with George in attendance! Even better? We've got twenty-five (25) pairs of tickets to give away so you can see it on us!
In late February we gave you a behind-the-scenes look at "Horror of Our Love", a new short film by Dave Reda and Elftwin Films. Now YOU can be one of the first to get an exclusive online sneak peek of the biggest horror short/music video of 2010. Featuring music by the awesome and twisted band Ludo, this sucker rocks!
To get the word out about his upcoming thriller, Ancestor, best selling author Scott Sigler is holding an exclusive video contest. The book comes out June 22nd from Crown Publishing, and Sigler junkies who are eagerly awaiting its release now have the chance to participate in the action by submitting their own productions based on sections from the book.
The 9th Annual Tribeca Film Festival kicked off this week, and to celebrate, the kind folks running the event have offered Dread Central readers the opportunity to win a pair of tickets to two of the films having their North American Premiere during the fest on Sunday, April 25th: Tetsuo, The Bullet Man and Dream Home.
It's a sign of the times that just about everyone is jumping on the iPhone application bandwagon, and if you're a fan of the group Hollywood Undead, we here at Dread Central have your hookup for their recently released app.
We've run a few stories about the Lost Zombies social network whose goal is to create the world’s first community-generated zombie documentary, and now they have their own iPhone/iPod touch app, which normally costs $1.99 but you can win from the kind folks at Dread Central.
On April 26th Ju-On: White Ghost and Ju-On: Black Ghost (or Ju-on: Shiroi rôjo and Ju-on: Kuroi shôjo, respectively) hit the UK as a single-disc double feature. To celebrate the release, we have three copies of the DVD to give away!
Morgan J. Freeman's (emphasis on the J) psychological horror flick Homecoming is on its way home to DVD next week, and we've got your chance to win it along with some signed posters!
You, dear reader, are here for one glorious reason ... You love horror movies! But do you know who else does as well? The good folks over at Monterey Media! So much so in fact that we have partnered with them to deliver to you a horror prize package of some of their biggest titles.
With the April 30th release date of the highly anticipated remake of the Wes Craven classic A Nightmare on Elm Street coming up on us fast, we figured there'd be no better way to celebrate the arrival of the return of everyone's favorite razor-fingered boogeyman than by giving away a prize package to dream about!
So we haven't really covered Warner Brothers' latest big screen adaptation of Sherlock Holmes starring Robert Downey, Jr., and Jude Law, but that is NOT going to stop us from giving away the DVD to a few lucky winners!