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Making the New Friday the 13th DVD's Truly Deluxe

In celebration of the reissues of Friday the 13th Parts 7 & 8, Dread Central was part of an exclusive roundtable luncheon with Part 7 director John Carl Buechler, actor Kane Hodder, special features producer Daniel Farrands, Jason Takes Manhattan actor Vincent Craig Dupree, and special features assistant Andrew Kasch.

Demand Paranormal Activity in Your Area

Did the free midnight screenings of Paranormal Activity (review here) pass you by? Is it not playing close enough to you? Well, here's your chance to do something about it!

The History of Paranormal Activity

With the limited release of Paranormal Activity finally coming this weekend, the LA Times has published a great article on the two-year journey the film has taken from inception to release, detailing everything from the possible remake to Steven Spielberg's "experience" with it to its bumpy road to distribution.

Dread Central Presents: Paranormal Activity in Boston! See it FREE!

As you well know, we've been talking up Oren Peli's Paranormal Activity (review here) since the very beginning, and we are proud as hell to be one of the first sites to get the ball rolling for this film. Now that plans have officially been firmed up, it's only right that we actually bring you a free Dread Central sponsored screening! Are you ready, Boston?

Paranormal Activity Screening Cities Announced!

In addition to just making available the new Paranormal Activity trailer, Paramount has revealed the first batch of cities in which midnight screenings of the film will be held and launched its spiffy new website!

UPDATED: New Paranormal Activity Poster and Trailer!

There's been lots of movement and excitement lately regarding Paramount's release of Oren Peli's haunted house shocker Paranormal Activity (review here), and we expect that things are only going to get even crazier once you guys have a moment to check out the film's new poster and official trailer, which has just debuted on Apple.

Paramount Gets Burg & Bradley Hellified

Despite fears that the spec script market is drying up, Paramount has acquired rights to Andy Burg's Hellified and attached Dan Bradley to direct it. Lorenzo di Bonaventura will produce.

World War Z Adaptation to be Delayed

For a while, it looked like the World War Z (review here) adaptation was ready to roll under the watchful eye of Quantum of Solace director Marc Forster. But today we’re getting word that while things are still a go, it’s going to take a little more time than initially expected to bring Max Brooks' zombie apocalypse to the big screen.

Exclusive Clip: Friday the 13th: The FInal Chapter DVD

In just a few short days fans everywhere will be able to get their hands on Paramount's latest crop of Friday the 13th Deluxe DVDs, and to celebrate their release, we got a special exclusive clip from the stellar The Crystal Lake Massacres Revisited mockumentary! Why? Because you're all a bunch of sexy bitches, that's why! Dig it below, and look for these bountiful releases in stores on June 16th!

Paramount Adapting Techno Thriller Daemon

We walk a fine line at Dread Central as far as deciding what's horror, what's sci-fi, and what's enough of a hybrid to warrant our covering it. Considering the novel Daemon bills itself as "a harrowing journey through the dark crawl spaces of the modern world," we thought its film adaptation merits at least a mention.

Friday the 13th New Re-Issue Artwork

Hot on the heels of the announcement of the Friday the 13th DVD specs, Paramount has released the artwork as well.

New Friday DVD / Blu-ray Re-issue News

Paramount Home Entertainment today released the specs for the upcoming re-releases of their Friday the 13th films. What made it? What didn't? What's coming? Find out inside!

Battling Boy Next for Watchmen Scribe

With the success of Watchmen it wasn't going to be long before writer Alex Tse landed another gig -- and said gig coming in the form of yet another comic-to-film adaptation. Who would have guessed?

Paramount and MySpace Prep Section 8

We all love social networking. Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter have had major impact on our lives. Now, courtesy of Paramount, Gaumont, and MySpace, it will also have an impact of some deaths.

Paramount Puts Damn Nation on Fast Track

Just in case there aren't enough book-to-screen adaptations for us to keep track of already, news of another came today: Damn Nation, which was published by Dark Horse Comics in 2005. It was written by Andrew Cosby with artwork by Jason Shawn Alexander.