John Carpenter Says He Will Compose the New Halloween

When Blumhouse announced that they were making a Halloween film with John Carpenter aboard as executive producer, the horror community erupted with joy. Not to dismiss Rob Zombie’s remakes or the films prior to them but I think we can… Continue Reading


Exclusive: First Look at Director Marcel Sarmiento’s Totem

Director Marcel Sarmiento (Deadgirl) is one of the top horror directors to keep an eye on. It is with this in mind we here at Dread Central are excited as hell to share with you guys your exclusive first look… Continue Reading


John Carpenter Says New Halloween Picks Up Right After the Original

Last week we brought you news that Judy Greer was cast as Laurie Strode’s daughter, Karen, in the upcoming Blumhouse Halloween sequel co-written by Danny McBride & David Gordon Green and directed by Green. Today we have updates on the… Continue Reading


Team Halloween Talk New Film – Stage Set by the Original Halloween 2

Team Halloween

Shortly after John Carpenter’s Halloween announcement, Twitter lit up like the world’s brightest Jack-o-lantern with fans giving their various opinions to the news. Some of the principals of the new film also hit various places on the Interwebs with their… Continue Reading


Halloween Treat: Check In to #Room301 with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

We hope you’ve been enjoying our “Halloween Treat” series of odds and ends we’ve encountered during this Halloween season, and up now we have Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson inviting you to check in to #Room301 in his Haunted Hotel… where… Continue Reading