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Halloween: The Quintessential British Guide to Treats and Frights Coming Next Year

Due out October 1, 2011, is a new book about Halloween, written by our cousins across the pond, where Halloween is not (or not yet) the bacchanalia we celebrate. UK readers, take note and rejoice that two of your fellow Brits have taken it upon themselves to write what they hope will be THE British Bible on celebrating Halloween.

American Fortunes Clothing to Release Halloween Exclusive T-Shirt

We know that Dread Central readers are a discriminating lot when it comes to the clothing they wear so we thought a few of you might be interested in American Fortunes Clothing's new limited edition t-shirt that goes on sale this coming Saturday, October 30th, in celebration of Halloween. From the Press Release:

Dreadtime Stories Returns! Howl-O-Ween!

After the destruction of our studios by zombies at the end of last season, it took us a while to get back together. But we're back now with the Season Two premiere of Dreadtime Stories!

Sean Decker's Halloween Weekend "Must Watch" List

It’s ironic. The profession of horror journalism (or horror literature of filmmaking for that matter), at least for this writer, was initially and unsurprisingly inspired by my love of all things Halloween; yet, the subsequent October workload which has resulted often forces me to miss the simple trappings that launched my macabre interest in the first place.

Sony Online Entertainment Getting into the Halloween Spirit

Sony Online Entertainment will be summoning spirits, spooks, and skeletons with some upcoming Halloween-themed activities and in-game events taking place in several of its hit online titles including Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures, Free Realms, EverQuest, EverQuest II and Star Wars Galaxies. From the Press Release:

Calling All Zombies to the Asbury Park, NJ, Zombie Walk!

As we shuffle aimlessly toward our holy holiday of Halloween, Asbury Park, New Jersey, gears up for its once-a-year celebration of the living-challenged and their screaming, flailing, running food of choice. JOIN US!! Here's the info...

Threadless Horror-Themed Tees Just $10 Each!

Our friends at Threadless Tees have announced an awesome sale on all their Halloween (i.e., horror-themed) t-shirts that runs from now through Monday, November 1st. All the included tees are only $10 each.

NYC Village Halloween Parade Needs Your Help!

What's Halloween without a parade? And New York City's annual Village Halloween Parade is the largest, most wildly creative Halloween celebration in the world. However, like just about everyone else in this f'd up economy, they could use a little help.

John Carpenter’s Halloween – Back on the Big Screen for One Night Only

Is there a better way to get into the spirit of the season than watching John Carpenter’s Halloween? If you said yes, then you can go ahead and skip this story because you’re obviously a crazy person. Fans in Spanish Fort, Alabama, however, aren’t going to want to miss out on what Premiere Cinemas has planned.

Candy (Short, 2010)

Reviewed by Mr. Dark Starring Sage Hall, Jesse Kozel Directed by Sage Hall Written by Jenny Beres

Rifftrax Live Haunting Vincent Price This Halloween

If you're looking for a few laughs this Halloween and are a fan of the "Mystery Science Theater 3000" alumni now doing "Rifftrax", you may be happy to hear Rifftrax will once again be broadcasting live in select theaters around the country October 28th for a spooktacular riffing of the William Castle cult classic House on Haunted Hill starring the legendary Vincent Price.

The World's Greatest Haunted Attraction

St. Louis, Missouri - It's finally October, the favorite month of most of us here at Dread Central.

First Footage Hits Online: Halloween: The Inside Story

Excited for Phil Nobile's feature length documentary "Halloween: The Inside Story"? With its small screen debut rapidly approaching, there's no reason not to be. I mean, can you really have too much of John Carpenter's Halloween around this time of year?

Robert Englund to Appear in Chuck's Halloween Episode

There are horror icons, and then there are horror icons like Robert Englund. Which is no doubt why NBC's "Chuck" has been courting him to appear in their 2010 Halloween episode. According to EW's The Ausiello Files, they've been successful.

Halloween: The Inside Story Premiere Date Set!

Updated: New date for the premiere: Monday October 25th at 9 pm ET. It's almost the wonderful time of the year again, and what would it be without a little news concerning The Shape? With Never Sleep Again under the old belt, I can tell you documentary filmmaking is anything but easy, but when it's done right? The rewards are certainly there to reap.



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