We love our dark ladies, and they don't come much darker than Maila "Vampira" Nurmi, a true horror trailblazer. Kat Von D's Wonderland Gallery in West Hollywood is celebrating the career of the genre icon with Viva Vampira, a photo exhibit of the actress, tonight (June 15).
Three days of horror movies, celebrity guests, vendors and a downright horrific ambiance…that is the Macabre Faire Film Fest, coming soon to Rockville Centre. So those of you in the New York area, consider yourselves warned.
Once again our good friends at the New York Asian Film Festival are showing their generosity to Dread Central readers. They've offered a pair of tickets each to screenings of Boxer's Omen or Asura during the fest. Read on for the details of how you can win!
Any of you filmmakers out there who are looking to make a splash in the business, here's a great opportunity for you. The Toronto After Dark Film Festival is calling for horror, sci-fi, action and cult film entries.
The dates have been set for Grimmfest 2012, Grimm Up North’s annual festival of horror and cult movies. It gears into action in Manchester, UK, this October 4th-7th at The Dancehouse theatre.
The UK's premiere film festival, Film4 FrightFest, has released its promo poster for this year's event, which is running from 23rd to 27th August, 2012, at the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, London. Read on for details!
UK lovers of all things cult cinema would do well to mark May 24–26 on their calendars as the Cine-Excess International Film Festival and Conference returns for a sixth year of screenings and discussion regarding all things pulp and cult.
REMINDER: Dread Central's Online Screening of The Good Sisters on Constellation.tv Is TONIGHT, May 18th!
Just a friendly reminder from yours truly that I'll be hosting Dread Central's Online Film Series screening of The Good Sisters TONIGHT, May 18th, on Constellation.tv beginning at 10:00 pm ET/7:00 pm PT, with a few special guests.
Tired of everything happening in LA or NYC? Then check out this news of Gris Grimly hitting the road with Baby Tattoo Books before visiting the Spectrum Fantastic Art LIVE! in Kansas City with stops at unique, art-centric emporiums in Las Vegas, Denver, and Lawrence, Kansas.
Texas Frightmare Weekend, which ran May 4-6, 2012, now bills itself as the premier con in the Southwest, and as our event report will attest, that's definitely accurate. This year the guest list was massive, around 20 films were screened, and a Carrie-themed prom was held. The film list alone was bigger than many film festivals.
Want to see 28 Days Later director Danny Boyle's stage production of Frankenstein starring Trainspotting's Jonny Lee Miller and "Sherlock" Benedict Cumberbatch but can’t afford airfare to the UK? No worry; it’s coming back to a US theater near you for two nights only next month.
If you're a New Yorker who stays up late, this news is for you. The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced the lineup of its new Midnight Movies series running every Friday night in June, July, and August. Most are horror films, but even those that aren't deserve attention.
The time has come, ghouls and girls, for the best con in the great state of Texas. The Texas Frightmare Weekend is now upon us! Starting tomorrow evening, May 4th, the festivities begin at the Hyatt Regency DFW at the DFW Airport.
We're sure by now you've heard of the wondrous show known as Monsterpalooza. Simply put, it's pure magic. This gathering has the uncanny power to turn any fan, regardless of how jaded he or she may be, into an instant child experiencing the glory of monsters for the first time.
There's an old saying... what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas. While that may be true, that doesn't stop us from wishing that each state had a Goretorium of its own to check out. Read on for details.