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Writer Jeff Buhler Sheds Light on Grudge Remake

We told you that there was a remake or reboot or re-imagining or whatever they're calling it now of The Grudge a few weeks back, and today some details as to just what this flick will be have come to light.

A New Reboot of The Grudge on Its Way

Hot on the heels of the announcement of the latest Japanese entry into The Grudge franchise, Ju-on: Owari no Hajimari (translated: Ju-On: The Beginning of the End), comes word of a new American reboot!

Attention J-Horror Fans: Takashi Shimizu's Undiscovered Film Alter Ego Being Released February 18

It's been awhile since J-horror has been at the forefront of the genre, but it still has a lot of fans so when word of the worldwide release of Alter Ego, an "undiscovered" film from 2002 that Takashi Shimizu was involved with, we figured you'd want to hear about it.

Flight 7500 Finally Landing in October?

Some quick news has come in regarding the high flying spooker from Grudge franchise creator Takashi Shimizu entitled 7500. According to star Scout Taylor-Compton, the flick will be landing in theaters this October.

Prepare to be Tormented in 3D on DVD and Blu-ray

Given how sucky 3D movies have been lately (I'm looking at YOU, Silent Hill: Revelation), we need something fresh to liven up the three-dimensional scene, and this new flick from the man behind The Grudge could do the trick!

Flight 7500 Officially Delayed; Feel Free to Deplane Until Further Notice

Anyone who is familiar with spending time in airports first-hand can attest to the fact that there's no bigger pain in the ass then finding out that your flight has been delayed. So why should fictitious airports and flights be any different?

Travel Down the Shock Labyrinth in May

We've heard some mixed things about the next film to hit Blu-ray and DVD from Takashi Shimizu, Shock Labyrinth 3D. Soon enough, though, we'll each have a chance to decide for ourselves.

Check Out the 7500 In-Flight Experience

Just yesterday we brought you the teaser trailer for Takashi Shimizu's 7500, and now it's available in a new "In-Flight Experience" mode on the film's official website whereby your computer screen moves along with the video. It's pretty cool - check it out!

Teaser Trailer for 7500 Flies the Frightening Skies

Well now, that was quick. Believe it or not, a teaser trailer for Takashi Shimizu's airborne spooker 7500 has just landed online, and with it comes a whole lot of supernatural scares. Dig it!

Scout Taylor-Compton Punks Out on 7500

A couple of days ago we showed you the first still from Takashi Shimizu's airborne spooker 7500. Now Entertainment Weekly has released an expanded look at the picture revealing a very punky Scout Taylor-Compton. Dig it!

Bad Things Happening in Latest Still From 7500

Even though we cannot see what they're all looking at, it's a safe bet that everyone in this latest still from 7500 is face-to-face with something truly bad. I mean, come on, have you ever seen Turtle from "Entourage" scared of anything?!?

Another Actor Gets a Boarding Pass for Flight 7500

Here at Dread Central we're huge fans of Takashi Shimizu so we're uber-jazzed about his next foray into the world of fright, 7500. We're even happier about the flick's casting. Speaking of which, you can add another doomed passenger to the ever growing flight manifest.

Director Takashi Shimizu Discusses Delay on Parasite Led to His Latest Genre Project 7500

Filmmaker Takashi Shimizu is currently working on his first-ever American feature film, 7500, a supernatural thriller that takes place on a plane. Dread Central recently was invited out to a set visit for the upcoming flick, and while we can't divulge just yet Shimizu's thoughts on 7500, we can share with you what led to his involvement with the project.

Alex Frost Takes Off for Takashi Shimizu's 7500

You may wanna check in those over-sized carry-on items because Flight 7500 is getting mighty full. More casting news is here for the new film from the director who knows all about holding a Grudge. Read on for the details.

Entourage Star Takes Off on Flight 7500

There's more casting news coming in for Takashi Shimizu's new film 7500. A very familiar face to fans of HBO's "Entourage" has come on board for some supernatural hijinx, and Vince won't be able to help him this time.