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The Dead Director Will Never Let Go

Sure, the above headline could be a movie title in and of itself, but who we are talking about is Howard J. Ford (The Dead franchise) and his new film that is tentatively titled Never Let Go. Read on for details.

The Dead Director Howard J. Ford Goes Supernatural with Indelible

If you haven't seen The Dead yet, you've missed out on one of the best zombie flicks of the year. There's no doubt about it; director Howard J. Ford has our complete attention. Now the filmmaker, who's no stranger to insurmountable odds, has a supernatural tale to tell.

Dead, The (Blu-ray / DVD)

Starring Rob Freeman, Prince David Osei, David Dontoh, a whole lot of African zombies Directed by Howard J. Ford and Jon Ford

The Dead Rise for Anchor Bay

The Ford Brothers' long awaited tale of African zombies on a rampage, The Dead has finally scored itself some distro, and we couldn't possibly think of a better home! From the Press Release

The Dead to Rise in Theatres

Excellent news coming in for fans looking forward to the Ford brothers' African zombie romp, The Dead! The movie will be headed to theatres! Dusty, dry, scary zombies the likes of which we haven't seen since Lucio Fulci's Zombie shambling and eating their way through cinemas? Can I get an amen?

CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers: Win a Copy of the Current Issue of SCREAM Magazine

Our friends across the pond at SCREAM Magazine are offering three lucky Dread Central readers in the UK a chance to win a copy of the latest issue of SCREAM, Britain's all new premier horror magazine.

Third and Final Making-of Video: The Dead

Howard and Jonathan Ford's The Dead is readying itself for its debut at Austin, Texas' Fantastic Fest on September 24th, and to celebrate the film's Stateside premiere, the third making-of video has reared its flesh-hungry head!

Badass New Trailer and One-Sheet Debut - The Dead

Being absolute zombie movie aficionados, there are few upcoming projects that we're looking forward to here more than the Ford Brothers' The Dead. Shambling zombies in a foreign land attacking without prejudice? We're so there. To help kick off your weekend in style, we've gotten our hands on both the official trailer and one-sheet for this incredible looking new film. Dig it!

Ford, Howard J. (The Dead) - Part Two

In the first part of Dread Central’s interview with writer/director Howard Ford for his latest project, The Dead, we heard about some of the challenges he and his crew faced while filming in Africa. In this second installment we talk to Ford about his thoughts on why slow zombies are the only

Ford, Howard J. (The Dead) - Part One

In the forty-two years of cinematic zombies, we’ve seen slow zombies and we’ve seen fast zombies. We’ve seen zombies here in the US and we’ve even seen zombies across the pond. But in The Dead genre fans should prepare for something truly unique: zombies running amok on the continent of Afr

Indie Filmmakers to Watch: Howard Ford Talks The Dead - Part Two

In the first part of Dread Central’s interview with writer/director Howard Ford for his latest project, The Dead, we heard about some of the challenges he and his crew faced while filming in Africa. In this second installment we talk to Ford about his thoughts on why slow zombies are the only true zombies, collaborating for 20 years with his brother, Jon, and some of the interesting experiences he had with African natives along the way.

The Dead - Second Making-of Video Brings on the Zombies

Want to talk one hell of a horrendous shoot? Look no further than the upcoming zombie opus from Howard and Jonathan Ford, The Dead. If it could go wrong, it did; but somehow they managed to pull it all together. A second making-of video has surfaced to further enlighten you on all of the on-set lunacy.

Indie Filmmakers to Watch: Howard Ford Talks The Dead - Part One

In the forty-two years of cinematic zombies, we’ve seen slow zombies and we’ve seen fast zombies. We’ve seen zombies here in the US and we’ve even seen zombies across the pond. But in The Dead genre fans should prepare for something truly unique: zombies running amok on the continent of Africa.

Two New Trailers for The Dead!

Know what we want? To see the new undead opus from co-directors Howard J. Ford and Jonathan Ford titled simply The Dead right now. That's what we want! Two new trailers have hit the Internet that more than have our Fulci bones (they exist in the leg, ya know) tingling! Have a look!

Find Out What Goes into Making The Dead

Another movie making its debut at the Film4 FrightFest is the new African zombie flick The Dead from co-directors Howard J. Ford and Jonathan Ford. Why are we so excited? Do we really need to say more than African zombies? Get ready to chew on a new making-of video!