Dread Central

02/16/2014 - 5:33pm

Like it or not, the zombie movie, which is only slightly more well-received than found footage at this point, is here to stay.

01/27/2014 - 11:54am


“That’s the name the gargoyle queen gave me.”

Actual dialogue, folks.

01/17/2014 - 6:25pm

Perhaps the sole bright spot in the otherwise disappointing recent horror anthology V/H/S was “10/31/98”, the concluding segment of that film that featured some truly horrific moments and wonderful effects wo

01/03/2014 - 6:47pm

A few years ago, Xavier Gens gave us Frontiere(s), the Texas Chainsaw Massacre-inspired torture flick that followed a group of criminals fleeing Parisian riots, only to wind up at a hotel run by cannibalistic neo-Nazis.

12/30/2013 - 2:31pm

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones is no spin-off. It's not a side story that ignores the previous films to go in its own direction. Not at all. This is 110% canon.

12/09/2013 - 12:20pm

Exploitation films are an odd beast, so it’s really no surprise that Drafthouse Films, known for digging through history and finding the best and weirdest films of the past and giving them their due, picked up Abel

11/27/2013 - 2:59pm

Oldboy screenwriter Mark Protosevich has endured a long, winding road with this project, which was initially going to be helmed by filmmaking giant Steven Spielberg with superstar Will “Blockbuster” Smith set

11/26/2013 - 2:30pm

Contracted isn’t exactly body horror, and it’s not quite a zombie film. The former is more cerebral, while the latter is action-oriented. Contracted is neither.

11/25/2013 - 11:00am

Europa Report (2013) is the latest (well, probably not as of this writing since they pump these out so fast) feature to attempt using found footage, but in this case it’s done in a way that feels organic to the plo

11/15/2013 - 5:29pm

In a perfect world, found footage filmmakers would learn from the mistakes of those that came before them.