Another movie making its debut at the Film4 FrightFest is the new African zombie flick The Dead from co-directors Howard J. Ford and Jonathan Ford. Why are we so excited? Do we really need to say more than African zombies? Get ready to chew on a new making-of video!
There's no question ... the crown jewel for horror fans at this year's San Diego Comic-Con is AMC's booth for "The Walking Dead". There's just so much to see, including some new character posters and a new giveaway poster illustrated by Drew Struzan that will be handed out to fans during the official Comic-Con signing for the show.
Probably the biggest horror story of the week has just been broken on Day One of the San Diego Comic-Con! That's right, kids! You read that headline correctly!
Without question the coolest friggin' thing we have ever seen at this or any Comic-Con is AMC's booth for their upcoming zombie show, "The Walking Dead". Get ready for the goods, kids!
Just in case you aren't pumped up enough for the October debut of AMC's "The Walking Dead", the network has just released a new video of source material creator Robert Kirkman touring the set; the "Walking Dead" motion comic; and a contest to win a trip to the location of shooting for Season 2 of "The Walking Dead".
Here at Dread Central we spend a lot of time looking over indie features and short films. It's become a job in and of itself. Every so often, though, one catches our eye that exhibits a certain quality that warrants us to push it out there your way. Enter the new short film Becoming Undead.
Last Thursday, July 15, Capcom announced there will indeed be a "Zombrex Edition" of Dead Rising 2 for $79.99 that will include sooo many fun items. Exclusive to North America (sorry, everyone else) and scheduled for release along with the regular version on September 28, 2010, this special edition includes a two-disc steel case, art book, and a ton of other awesome shit. Wanna see what you get for your money? Dead Rising 2 game disc
Another director has been named to join the illustrious few who will bring us Frank Darabont's take on the Robert Kirkman zombie epic The Walking Dead this fall. Shamble on for the details.
We recently got our hands on some old test render footage from the upcoming Night of the Living Dead: Origins project helmed by our buddy Zeb De Soto.
Folks in Portland, Oregon got quite a scare a few days ago when a car full of zombies crashed on I-84. Well, they weren't actual zombies, merely regular old humans dressed as zombies.
And the must-see events taking place at the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 23rd, keep coming. We've just gotten details on the panel for AMC's "The Walking Dead", and it's one attendees who happen to be horror fans definitely don't want to miss!
As I have said in the past, when you need a video to make you go "WTF?", look no further than the Japanese. Japanese television is infamous for the cruel practical jokes they often play on unsuspecting people, but to terrify three little kids into believing a flesh-eating zombie is on the way to eat them, that sounds like it's going too far. Except the whole prank is actually an exercise in teaching the kids the power of teamwork.
Actor Michael Madsen is making his living lately by dabbling in the bizarre world of low-budget terror tales. While we're happy to have him plying his trade to our genre, it is hard not to hope that the quality of the roles that he's choosing picks up a bit. Maybe his next film, Infected, will do the trick!
Can't get enough of "The Walking Dead"? We can't either. The network bringing us the goods this October, AMC, has just put up another blog on their site to bring us a better idea of what to expect when this baby debuts! Today's subject? Production designer Greg Melton.
One actor who we love around these parts is Ezra Buzzington. Recently seen in Chad Ferrin's Someone's Knocking at the Door and soon to be seen in Sean Cain's Breath of Hate, the guy knows how to stay busy and keep the gore flowing. We just got word that one of his next films will be of the living dead variety! Oh happy day! Get ready, zombie fans, to be Dug Up!