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Syracuse's Salt City Horror Fest Announces 15-Hour Film Festival

The Salt City Horror Festival in Syracuse has announced its complete lineup for the April 14-15, 2012 show. Organizer Jeff Meyer expressed his confidence in this excellent lineup with a blend of popular, old school and obscure films. It should be a blast!

Schedule Finalized for Hudson Horror Show IV: A December To Dismember

For those fans in the New York area who are planning on attending this weekend's Hudson Horror Show IV: A December to Dismember on December 3rd, the film schedule has been finalized; and it is packed with classic, old school horror! Check it out.

Hudson Horror Show IV Brings Old School Terror on December 3rd

New Yorkers, we've got a film festival that you're going to love! On December 3rd The Silver Cinema in Poughkeepsie, NY, will play host to a day of classic old school horror blended with some seriously obscure offerings. This is the Hudson Horror Show.

Exclusive: Second Annual PollyGrind Film Festival Announces Winners

The 2011 PollyGrind Film Festival recently wrapped up in Las Vegas, and the madman behind the scenes, Chad Clinton Freeman, checked in with Dread Central to share with us exclusively the winners of this year's fest.

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival Returns to Delight and Scare San Diego Audiences

Once again, the Horrible Imaginings Horror Film Festival of San Diego will extend the Halloween season with two days of short films, features, door prizes, and a haunted art gallery. This year's event, which takes place November 4th and 5th, will be bigger and better than last--and scarier, too!

Updates to the Big Bear Horro-Fi Film Festival Include the World Premiere of The Asylum's 11/11/11

We're just a few days away from September 30th start of the Big Bear Horro-Fi Film Festival, and a few announcements have come out over the past few days with regard to additions to the lineup along with news of a world premiere taking place at the event.

PollyGrind Film Festival Announces Its 2011 Line-Up

We recently told you about the upcoming PollyGrind Film Festival, one of the premiere grindhouse film festivals, that's set to celebrate all-things B-Movie style in Las Vegas this October. The madman behind the festival, Chad Clinton Freeman, announced today this year's PollyGrind line-up and it looks pretty sweet!

Big Bear Horro-Fi Film Festival Announces Film Line-Up

It’s that time of year again! It's film festival season, and we've got yet another one for you. This one goes out to all of you in the Big Bear Lake, California, area. Listen up because the Big Bear Horro-Fi Film Festival has dropped the names of the films and directors in this year's line-up.

Grimm Up North Announces First Film of 2011 Festival: Martin Kemp's Stalker

The third annual Grimm Up North Horror Festival, which takes place in Manchester, England, from October 6th to October 9th, has announced the first film on its 2011 roster, and it's Martin Kemp's directorial debut Stalker, starring Billy Murray, Jane March, and Linda Hayden.

Grimm Up North Horror Festival Announces 2011 Dates and New Venue

Our mates across the pond who run the Grimm Up North Horror Festival in Manchester, England, have reported in with some big announcements for the 2011 edition. They've moved the dates up to earlier in October than in previous years, and they have a new venue! As usual, we've got all the info you need right here.

Film4 FrightFest Short Film Showcase Goes Bananas - Among Other Things

If you live in the UK, we've got something very special for you. If you live in the US, well, you are going to have to envy our friends across the pond, because this is one of those times we're going to be playing catch-up. We are still going to wet your whistle for some very awesome shorts coming down the pipe.

Attention All Aspiring Directors! Halloween Horror Nights Short Film Competition Wants to See Your Worst

Making your own horror film. The dream of every fan. And we all know we've tried it on some level when growing up, mostly succeeding only in staining our clothes with some kind of red food coloring concoction used to represent the gore we ogled in our favorite films.

PollyGrind Film Festival Submission Deadline Looming; Prizes Announced for 2011 Competition

Hey, indie filmmakers out there, do you have a finished film that skews toward the unconventional side of the horror genre? Well then, the PollyGrind Film Festival in Las Vegas may be right up your filmmaking alley.

Film4 Frightfest Announces Incredible Full Line-Up

It's times like this when we here in the States couldn't be more jealous of our friends across the pond. One of the best damned horror film festivals in the world, The Film4 FrightFest, has announced its full slate of films, and all we can say is ... wow.

Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival Announces 2011 Schedule

What with all the panels and screenings and more that take place during the San Diego Comic-Con, one of the best kept secrets about the show is its International Independent Film Festival (CCI-IFF). The lineup for this year's event is now available, and we have for you both the horror/suspense and science fiction/fantasy schedules.