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You Can't Outrun This Poster Art for The Pack

At the tail end of last week we learned that Lightning Entertainment will be partnering on financing and production for the new horror/thriller The Pack, which is set to start principal photography next month in Australia.

Lightning Entertainment Strikes The Pack

More news coming out of Cannes to end the day upon (just when we thought we were out, they keep pulling us back in) as Lightning Entertainment just announced that they're partnering on financing and production for the new horror/thriller The Pack.

Release Plans Unveiled for The Revenant

We've been singing the praises of the zombie flick The Revenant for a few years now, and finally we have a look at how and when we'll be able to sink our claws into it once again. Read on for the first release details.

Exclusive Interview: Amy Smart Talks Columbus Circle, Takashi Shimizu's 7500 and More

Over the last 15 years the versatile Amy Smart has tackled a multitude of genres on both the big screen and TV including comedy, action, sci-fi, teen stories, and horror films like Strangeland, Mirrors and Takashi Shimizu's upcoming supernatural spookfest set on a plane - 7500.

AFM 2011: Kevin Pollak Joins Columbus Circle

Some quick casting news coming out of AFM. Kevin Pollak has joined the previously announced Selma Blair, Amy Smart, Jason Lee, Giovanni Ribisi and Beau Bridges for George Gallo's thriller Columbus Circle.

AFM 2011: Lightning Media to Distribute The Revenant Stateside

Back in May we reported on Lightning Entertainment acquiring the sales rights for Kerry Prior's amazing zombie comedy The Revenant, and now on the eve of AFM 2011, they've found a distributor ... themselves! We can't blame them for not wanting to let this one go. Read on for the details.

AFM 2011: Selma Blair and Amy Smart Huddle for Safety on Columbus Circle

Another flick looking to make its debut at this year's AFM is George Gallo's thriller Columbus Circle, and we've got your first look at stars Selma Blair and Amy Smart hot and on tap for you!

Andrew Traucki on His Way to The Jungle

Director Andrew Traucki has spent more than his fair share of time wading in Black Water and then swimming to The Reef. Now it's time for him to head for some nice dry ground as he's set to traverse The Jungle. At this rate he should reach civilization by 2014.

Sales Art Debut: The Revenant

Lightning Entertainment has released the sales art for Kerry Prior's The Revenant, and we must admit it feels amazingly good to see movement on this truly top shelf indie effort! Dig on the eye candy! There's no distro news on the flick yet, but as soon as Lightning makes the deal you'll be right here in the loop.

Finally The Revenant One Step Closer to Release!

We first caught Kerry Prior's The Revenant at one of the best damned film festivals in the world, Austin, Texas' Fantastic Fest, two years ago and were instantly blown away. Finally everyone will get to see this veritable zombie masterpiece really soon as the flick has nailed down a sales agent in Lightning Entertainment. From the Press Release

New Official Trailer for The Reef Surfaces

A new official trailer for Andrew (Black Water) Traucki’s Australian killer shark flick, The Reef, swam its way to the shores of our Dread Central offices, and it'll give you even more encouragement to STAY OUT OF THE WATER! Synopsis:

New Clip and Stills from Road Kill

If you like nasty surprises, you'll want to check out the new clip provided to us for Road Kill, one of the eight films entered into the Fangoria FrightFest competition. We've also got a couple of new stills for the Aussie thriller.

Exclusive Clip: Road Kill

We've all been there, man. Just driving along with a few friends, having a good time, chilling out ... then all of a sudden a psychopath is driving straight up our butts and comes close to killing everyone including himself! Such are the events in the film Road Kill, which is one of the eight films entered into the Fangoria FrightFest competition, and we have an exclusive clip for you to dig on that showcases some of the mayhem to come!

Trailer for Latest Killer Shark Flick, The Reef Surfaces

The official trailer for Andrew (Black Water) Traucki’s new Australian killer shark flick, The Reef, has been unleashed, and we didn't even have to chum the waters!

Image, Details and Trailer - Road Kill

The latest Aussie thriller from Prodigy Movies, Road Train aka Road Kill, has been picked up for distribution here in the States via Lightning Entertainment to be part of the Fangoria FrightFest, and we've got a still and the trailer to scare up some interest.