Headlines


Universal

Howl the Night Away with The Wolfman

Wondering what the big bad wolf in the upcoming Universal remake of The Wolfman is going to sound like once he roars into theatres? We've got a little preview for you!

The King is Back! New Kong Ride Debuts at Universal This Summer!

The June 2008 backlot fire at Universal Studios was tragic on several levels but none more so than the loss of the great King Kong ride that was a staple of the theme park. Gone for good was the giant animatronic monkey and his banana-scented breath. It left quite a void. Thankfully said void is about to be filled.

New Wolfman Poster Goes Back to Hollywood Basics

Well, it had to happen sooner or later. It seems the allure of a poster featuring floating heads is just too strong for anyone in Tinsel Town to resist for long!

Danny Elfman WILL Be Scoring The Wolfman Afterall

News about The Wolfman has us excited one second and terrified the next. It seems like for every cause for concern there is an equally exciting reason to rejoice. Today there's more news that falls on the side of good.

Old School Rockers Give Wolfman His Howl

Now here's the kind of news story we don't get all the time. In just a couple of weeks Universal's redux of The Wolfman will be hitting the big screen in what we're sure will be grand fashion, but are you wondering who will be delivering the creature's howls?

Badass New Wolfman One-Sheet from Basil Gogos!

You want cool? This is cool! Legendary American illustrator Basil Gogos has been commissioned by Universal Pictures to create a limited edition piece of work on behalf of The Wolfman!

Two More TV Spots: The Wolfman

Two more TV spots for Universal's upcoming redux of The Wolfman have hit online, and again the flick is looking pretty damned sweet. Let's hope the finished product delivers on the promises made by all these wicked looking trailers!

Wolfman TV Spots Start Howling

In just about a month Universal's redux of The Wolfman will begin tearing up the box office. At least that's what the studio is hoping will happen. Given the film's tumultuous road to the big screen, we're guardedly optimistic, but damn the film's looking sweet ... even as a short form TV spot.

2 Different Versions of The Wolfman Being Edited? NOT TRUE

Everything was going so well for Universal's big budget remake of The Wolfman. After a promising trailer and its receipt of the much coveted R rating, we were starting to get a good vibe ... until today when reports of two different cuts being readied surfaced. Fortunately that rumor has been dubunked.

Tremors: The Series DVD Art Rumbles Your Home Video Collection

The Tremors series of films, no matter how weird or bad they got, always managed to keep us entertained here around the Dread Central offices and now Universal is upping the wormy ante a bit by releasing the short-lived "Tremors: The Series" on to DVD.

The Thing Prequel Begins Lensing in March

We have to admit we are guardedly optimistic about the upcoming prequel to the John Carpenter classic The Thing. If placed in the right hands, given today's leaps in special effects, it could be a total winner. Or it can turn into one hell of a CGI laden mess.

Producer Scott Stuber Talks Wolfman Tinkering

It's been a frighteningly long road to get Universal's big budget remake of The Wolfman to the big screen. Scary enough to make some fans write the movie off before it even opens. Finally producer Scott Stuber has stepped up to shed a bit of light on what's been going on.

Vive Les Floating Heads! French One-Sheet: The Wolfman

It's good to see and know that America isn't the only country cursed with pointless floating heads on movie posters! Betcha five bucks a Yankee designed the official French one-sheet for The Wolfman!

The Wolfman Gets a Rating -- And it's the One We've All Been Hoping For!

Yes! Yes, yes, yes! Just got word that Universal's upcoming remake of The Wolfman has scored itself a nice hot and drippy rating from the MPAA!

Go Deep Inside the Universal Monster Legacy

As you may or may not have been aware, December 1st was a full moon, and in its honor, Universal Pictures has released a couple of items for the studio's upcoming remake of The Wolfman. Check out the new features that will take you behind-the-scenes of this horrifying tale and deep inside the Universal Monster Legacy.