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Arnold Schwarzenegger Still Possibly Involved in Toxic Avenger Remake?

It was just about a year ago that we shared with you guys a press release that had all of us here at Dread Central checking the calendar and making sure it wasn't April 1st as the news was simply too bizarre to ever possibly be true...

Troma Prepping 30th Anniversary Toxic Avenger Blu-ray

Were you aware that 2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the quintessential Troma movie The Toxic Avenger? Lloyd Kaufman has announced a fully loaded high-def Blu-ray is on the way, and while we don’t have a street date yet, we do have a list of extras.

First Films Announced for the 8th Annual B-Movie Celebration

The 8th annual B-Movie Celebration is traveling at us faster than a speeding monkey on a rocketship destined for the vast landscape of Mars, and we have the first details on what films and more will be waiting for you should you be one of the lucky ones to attend!

Arnold Schwarzenegger in Talks to Star in The Toxic Avenger Remake

Well now. Can't say we saw this one coming. Some pretty strange news is coming out of Hollyweird today as Arnold Schwarzenegger, yes, Arnold Schwarzenegger, is in talks to star in Troma's remake of The Toxic Avenger.

Japanese Version of The Toxic Avenger Swims to U.S. Shores

Okay, Toxic Avenger fans! The day you've been waiting for has come. The sought after Japanese cut of the film is finally coming home to the States, and our only regret is that it's not on Blu-ray, too. Look for it in stores on December 11th.

John Travolta Attached to Star in Toxic Avenger Remake?

Well now. Here's a story we weren't expecting to write. John Travolta starring in a Toxic Avenger remake? You know, this is just ludicrous enough to work on some strange planet and be true. Read on!

Editorial: Zero Sympathy for the Devils: Characters I’m Glad Got Their Asses Kicked

As I’m oddly fond of sequels that don’t have much to do with the original film, here’s a disconnected sequel to this article. Oh, and I’d like to make it clear that characters from Last House on the Left and I Spit on Your Grave naturally belong on both lists, but I didn’t feel like getting into the rape-revenge subgenre.

Steve Pink Jumps Out of the Hot Tub Time Machine and into the Toxic Avenger Remake

After a series of really questionable sequels that to date have never matched the absurdity of the original film, Troma's first super-hero from New Jersey is primed and ready for a remake.

Confirmed! Toxic Avenger Remake On Its Way!

Yep! It's happening! The Titan of Tromaville will soon be gearing himself up for a big budget remake that's likely to change the face of tutu wearing mop wielding deformed mutant super heroes forever!