Einstein said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. And that’s what Dread Central contributing writer Erik W. Van Der Wolf realized he was doing after years of trying to make it as a screenwriter in Hollywood, which is why he took matters into his own hands and made his own short film entitled "Inside the House".
Director Patrick Rea dropped us a line with an update on his upcoming sophomore feature, Nailbiter, and also provided us with a new still to celebrate the news that he has officially completed principal photography on the film in the Kansas City area.
Here’s a little secret about me: I love action figures. In fact, I’ve always wanted to get myself immortalized in action figure form. And while I wait to get that dream fulfilled, Dread Central recently learned of some really fun new action figures that are making their debut this October for the indie horror comedy Beverly Lane.
The devil has certainly been getting his due lately by drumming up big box office scares.
Those who are craving a new creature feature are in luck as Jason Horton's Monsters in the Woods is in its final week of production with post expected to be complete before November, which means we should be seeing the final product in film fests relatively soon. In the meantime here are two new exclusive stills to whet the proverbial ol' appetite.
While looking up some info about another movie, I happened upon a listing on the website of Halcyon International Pictures for a new, low budget, post-apocalyptic flick called Day 2 that from its trailer appears to be about survivors banding together to fight off a zombie infection following an all-out invasion of planet Earth by extraterrestrials in rolling gyroscopes.
Director Bob Willems and screenwriter/lead actor Philip Nichols are just a few weeks away from premiering Renfield: The Undead at the Bram Stoker Film Festival, which runs October 14-17 in Whitby, England; and in honor of the occasion, they're released the first trailer for the film.
Yet another film filled with flesh-eaters is shambling our way from indie filmmaker Adam Deyoe called Dead Season, and we have a quick look at what to expect when it gets here!
Reviewed by Erik W. Van Der Wolf Starring Ashley-Rebekah Faulkner, Steve Saturn
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!
Actor Noah Segan is quickly becoming a genre favorite around these parts what with Cabin Fever 2, Someone's Knocking at the Door, All About Evil, Chain Letter and the disturbing indie hit Deadgirl already under his belt.
“If you want drugs, violence, suspense and lots of sexy people, this movie is for you,” says actress/producer Jennifer Blanc with a smile as she greets me on the set of The Victim – a new backwoods indie thriller that sports some heavy-duty subject matter and one helluva cast.
Filmmaker DM Pelley sent over word regarding the first teaser trailer for his indie production Super Death Kill, an Americanized attempt to recreate the gore-soaked gonzo stylings of extreme Asian cinema in a film about an Asian guy that looks like Johnny Socko meets Blade battling psychos, monsters, and mutant zombies in a futuristic hellscape.
The creative team behind the independent feature horror film Straight on Till Morning is proud to announce that they will be auctioning off a one-line role in their upcoming feature production in support of “Bowling for Boobies”. The event is a staple of the horror community and one which Dread Central scribe Sean Decker has been directly involved with for the last couple of years.
First-time filmmaker Joshua Hull doesn’t have a flashy Hollywood story about how he got into writing and directing films. In fact, his ten-year journey to getting his first feature made all began because of some pretty big life changes that would generally knock any normal person flat on his or her proverbial butt.