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Fantastic Fest 2012: Short Film Lineup Announced

The official lineup of short films playing this year's Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas, has been announced, and let's just say that there are lots of reasons why you should be packing your bags and heading to the Longhorn State!

Mad Monster to Host The Lost Boys Screening at Chinese 6 Theaters, Hollywood

Fresh off a highly successful screening of A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, Mad Monster is prepped to deliver another evening of horrific entertainment on September 13th at the Chinese 6 Theaters in Hollywood. The main event this time? A screening of The Lost Boys.

Infected, the Newest Offering from Woodhaven Films, to Hold World Premiere at Rock and Shock

More great news for horror fans in the Massachusetts area! In addition to all the great guests already announced for Rock and Shock, the world premiere of Infected will be held on Saturday night!

Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood Preview!

We've been counting the days like that godforsaken Silver Shamrock jingle, and we're finally at the home stretch: Halloween has come again! And for us at Dread Central, the official kick-off for the season is Universal's Halloween Horror Nights at the end of every September.

CONTEST CLOSED! Here's a Chance to Win a Pair of Free Tickets to the LA Premiere/Poster Signing of Michael Biehn's The Victim

Genre icon Michael Biehn wrote, directed and stars in The Victim. And now, at long last, it's making its Los Angeles premiere at the New Beverly Cinema on Friday, September 7. Biehn will be in attendance. Read on to find out how you can be as well!

Film4 FrightFest Reminds You to Silence Your Phones in the Most Not Safe for Work Way Possible!

Need another reason to love the folks who put on the Film4 FrightFest? Boy, have we got another one for you! One that will make you never even look at your cell phone again while in a theatre. Not that you should anyway, you inconsiderate douche.

2012 Killer Film Fest Announces Lineup

The Killer Film Fest is happening November 1-3, 2012, in Somerville, Massachusetts, and the official feature and short film selections have been announced. It's a pretty impressive group so if you live in the area, definitely mark your calendar now!

Massive Film4 FrightFest 2012 Image Gallery and Final Wrap-up!

August is gone, and along with it goes 2012’s Film4 FrightFest. Step right up for a gallery of snaps that we grabbed during the festivities, giving you guys who couldn’t make it a glimpse at the glamour, glitz and guests surrounding another fantastic year of terror in Leicester Square.

Full Grimmfest 2012 Schedule Now Available; Preview Night Details

After teasing us with the first six films in the Grimmfest 2012 lineup, the powers-that-be have now released the fest's preview night info and complete schedule, which is full of impressive entries. If you'll be in or near Manchester, UK, from October 3rd-7th, you won't want to miss it!

TV Spots for Universal Studios' Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood and Orlando

Now that we're entering the month of September, Halloween is drawing ever closer, and what better way to celebrate than by checking out a couple of TV spots for the Halloween Horror Nights attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood and Orlando?

First Look Inside Eli Roth's Goretorium

Finally a couple of images have surfaced online that takes us inside Eli Roth's Las Vegas ground zero for horror fans, Eli Roth's Goretorium. Gotta say, if this is just the entrance, holy hell we cannot wait to see the rest!

Toronto After Dark 2012: First Ten Films Announced; See the Special Fest Trailers for All Ten

The Toronto After Dark film festival has unveiled its first wave of film announcements for 2012, and included in these ten films are some of the most critically acclaimed and eagerly anticipated horror, sci-fi, action, and cult films from this year’s international film festival circuit.

The Full Cast of Holliston and Tyler Mane Coming to Rock and Shock

The big names keep coming! Rock and Shock, the kick-ass Worcester, Mass., horror/music festival, has just announced that the entire cast of FEARnet's show "Holliston," as well as actor Tyler Mane, have been added to the guest list for this year's festival.

Grimmfest 2012 Adds Another Feature and Announces the Guest List So Far

The folks behind Grimmfest 2012 sure know how to build anticipation! They've now released the name of the sixth feature film to screen at the fest along with the event's guest list thus far. Read on for the details.

Bid on a Signed Drum Head from Motley Crue's Tommy Lee Courtesy of The Horror Starlets

"We gotta save them boobies from cancer!" said Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee when he signed this drum head in his dressing room before his show on "The Tour" with the Crue and KISS in Phoenix on Friday, August 10th, 2012. Want to own it? Read on!