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Tribeca 2014: First Wave Films Include Honeymoon, Summer of Blood, and More; New Stills!

The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, running April 16-27 in New York City, has announced its first wave of films; and we have the horror highlights (sparse though they may be) here along with a few new stills.

Delirium Magazine Presents D-Day of the B-Movies

To celebrate the release of Issue #1 of the all-new Delirium Magazine, the good folks behind the periodical have organized D-Day of the B-Movies, a fantastic meet-and-greet event on March 1st where fans can meet some of their favorite B-movie stars.

The 2014 New Hollywood Online Film Festival Screening The Battery and ColdWater! See Them NOW!

This week's box office offerings just not doing it for you? Well don't worry, kids, because the 2014 New Hollywood Online Film Festival is here to save you from the doldrums of the local cineplex. Read on for details.

SXSW 2014: Ten-Film Midnighters Lineup Includes Oculus, Exists, Late Phases, Home, The Guest, and More

The real "meat" of the 2014 SXSW Film Festival has arrived with the announcement of the ten films that will comprise this year's Midnighters lineup. Read all the details and see some new stills here!

Female-Centic Etheria Film Night Expanding to Hollywood; Now Open for Submissions

With the Viscera Film Festival now defunct, a new event has arrived to fill the void. Some Viscera alums are bringing the Somerville, Mass., Etheria Film Night to Hollywood, and submissions for films helmed by female directors are now open.

SXSW 2014: First Wave Lineup Includes Predestination, Creep, Open Windows, The Raid 2, Penny Dreadful, and Lots More

The 2014 SXSW "Film Features Program" includes 115 titles, and along with the previously announced zombie culture documentary Doc of the Dead, there's a lot for the horror crowd...

UK Event Report and Image Gallery: 2013 Mayhem Horror Film Festival

Last month we took a trip to Nottingham, England's cinephile haven Broadway Cinema for four days of eclectic genre programming at the 2013 Mayhem Horror Film Festival. Check in right here for a look at some of the sights and reviews from the East Midlands' premier horror fest.

Sundance 2014: Premieres Lineup to Include The Raid 2

The final few pieces of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival are falling into place, and this latest announcement has everyone on the Dread Central staff wishing we could attend! Read on for the horror and horror-ish highlights from the out-of-competition Premieres section.

Sundance 2014: Spotlight and Park City at Midnight Lineups Include Several More Horror Films

You may have noticed Uncle Creepy posting lots of imagery from films playing at Sundance 2014 earlier today, and now we have the full announcement of which horror projects are included in the Spotlight and Park City at Midnight lineups.

First Wave of Sundance 2014 Films Announced; See the Horror Highlights Here

It's that special time of year again when films are announced for Sundance and we have to do our best to figure out from very brief descriptions if they're horror or not. In any event, here's the first wave of what we think are the genre highlights.

Toronto After Dark Film Festival Announces 2013 Winners

What better way to find out what movies festival-goers liked best than to simply ask them? Well, the Toronto After Dark film festival did just that! They polled over 4,200 attendees and came up with a list of winners in several categories.

Event Report: UK's Celluloid Screams 2013

On Friday, October 25th, we took a trip to Sheffield, South Yorkshire, to enjoy three days of premier horror programming at the Celluloid Screams film festival. Take a look in here for some of the fear-filled sights and sounds to come from the Sheffield Showroom Workstation this year.

Tribeca Film Fest Sends Out a Ghostly Reminder!

In honor of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival's early submission deadline of November 29th, the TFF Programming Team put together a fun Halloween-themed video that we just had to share.

2013 South African HorrorFest Kicks Off 30 October; See a Free Screening of Insidious Chapter 2 on Halloween

Halloween season is upon us, and so is the South African HorrorFest. In its 9th year, the all-encompassing Fest has established itself as the ultimate Halloween event in Africa and has plenty lurking in its coffin for 2013!

Hudson Horror Show to Russell Up Some Scary on November 16 in Poughkeepsie, NY

The Hudson Horror Show returns to Poughkeepsie, NY, on November 16, and this installment of the event is bringing some truly iconic Kurt Russell films as well as some forgotten gems.