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Lionsgate Setting Free Their Peekers

We've been singing the praises of filmmaker Mike Flanagan (Absentia, Oculus) for quite some time now, and it is AWESOME to see the man and his team getting their due! Read on for the latest details on what's next!

Oculus (2013)

Starring Katee Sackhoff, Karen Gillan, James Lafferty, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, Annalise Basso, Garrett Ryan, Miguel Sandoval

TIFF 2013: Relativity and Blumhouse Productions Set Their Sights on Oculus

A few weeks back, hot on the heels of the premiere of Absentia director Mike Flanagan's new film Oculus at the Toronto International Film Festival, we reported that FilmDistrict would no longer be handling distribution of the film as originally planned.

Katee Sackhoff Suffering from Somnia

Following up on an earlier story from the Toronto International Film Festival, Riddick and "BSG" star Katee Sackhoff has signed on to director Mike Flanagan’s next film, Somnia. Read on for the early details in case you missed them.

TIFF 2013: Mike Flanagan and Focus Features Announce Oculus Follow-Up Somnia

With Mike Flanagan's Oculus set to premiere at TIFF's Midnight Madness programme tomorrow, Focus Features International has announced the filmmaker's next project, the psychological horror Somnia.

More on the Oculus and Film District Distro Situation

A few days ago we told you that Film District would no longer be handling distribution for the new film from Absentia director Mike Flanagan entitled Oculus. Today we have a much clearer picture as to why.

FilmDistrict No Longer Releasing Oculus as Planned

It was around this time last year when we reported that FilmDistrict had picked up distribution rights to the feature film adaptation of Mike Flanagan's short film Oculus, and now that production on the film is complete, it looks like there's been a change of plans.

Doctor Who's Karen Gillan Unwraps the First Still from Oculus

Former "Doctor Who" regular Karen Gillan is busy filming Mike Flangan's Oculus and as an early holiday treat has posted the first photo from the set, captioning it "spooky!"

Two More Actors See Terror in the Oculus

More casting news has come in regarding Oculus from Intrepid Pictures and director Mike Flanagan (Absentia). Read on for the latest of who else will fall victim to the spookiness which awaits them.

Katee Sackhoff Looks Through the Oculus

More casting news has come in regarding Oculus from Intrepid Pictures and director Mike Flanagan (Absentia). A star has joined the cast who knows all about dealing with horrid unearthly creatures! Read on for details.

Karen Gillan Gets Ready To Stare Down Oculus

Karen Gillan is perhaps most known for her work on the beloved BBC series Dr. Who, but horror fans may remember her from the stylish almost-werewolf flick Outcast last year. She's gearing up for another bout with the supernatural - and this time it's personal!

FilmDistrict Focuses on Oculus

If you've seen the spooky goodness that was Absentia, then you will be happy to hear that FilmDistrict has acquired Intrepid Pictures' horror project Oculus to be directed by Mike Flanagan from a script he co-wrote with Jeff Howard.

Mike Flanagan's Oculus Gearing up for Production

It's always interesting to see bigger outlets like Variety reporting stories about horror movies that we reported on over a year ago as if the news were well ... new.

Mike Flanagan to Ring up Some Scare Dares

Words alone cannot begin to describe how happy we are about the following bit of news. Around here we've been raving about a little indie movie called Absentia, which is pretty damned spooky. Now, once again... the little guy makes good!

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Chance to Attend Dread Central's Screening of Absentia for Free

This Friday, February 10th, marks the first collaboration between Dread Central and Constellation.tv. We will be holding an online screening of Mike Flanagan's brilliant Absentia with yours truly handling hosting duties. Now the good people at Constellation want you to attend...for free!