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Happy Halloween 2014 from ArieScope

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:43

Each year Adam Green (Hatchet, Hatchet II, Spiral, Frozen, “Holliston”) and his production company ArieScope dole out a special horror short film for fans to celebrate the season of scares and this year’s has just gone live!

Green and crew have been doing this for 16 years straight! That’s longer than some of you have been alive! In any event this year’s sliver of shivers stars Shawn Ashmore (“The Following,” X-Men, Frozen) and Brea Grant (“Heroes,” “Dexter,” Rob Zombie’s Halloween II). Check it out below and for more, including the other 15 Halloween shorts, visit the ArieScope website!

Happy Halloween, fiends!

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The Last Witch Hunter Continues to be Hairy Good

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:28

Once again Vin Deisel has taken to his Facebook page to share with fans a couple of images from his latest film, The Last Witch Hunter. This guy is his own PR machine. Everyone should be as in touch with their fanbase. Check ‘em out.

Breck Eisner is directing the film, which sees a semi-immortal witch hunter (Diesel) wandering the streets of modern New York City who is forced to partner with his natural enemy, a female witch (Rose Leslie). The two must stop a villainous witch queen from obtaining a relic and unleashing a plague upon humanity.

Mark Canton is producing via his Mark Canton Productions banner along with Bernie Goldmann and Diesel via his One Race Entertainment banner. Erik Feig, Geoff Shaevitz, and Matthew Janzen oversee the project for the studio.

Synopsis
Five hundred years ago, war raged between humankind and witches, vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world. Armies of witch hunters battled the unnatural enemy across the globe, including Kaulder (Vin Diesel), a valiant warrior who managed to slay an all-powerful Queen Witch, decimating her followers in the process. In the moments before her death, the Queen exacted her revenge by cursing Kaulder with immortality, forever separating him from his beloved wife and daughter in the afterlife. Kaulder has spent centuries hunting down rogue witches, all the while yearning for his long-lost loved ones.

Today, he is the only one of his kind–-the last witch hunter. With the help of Father Dolan, a Catholic priest, and a mystical arsenal hidden beneath New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral, he continues to pursue the renegades and outlaws who endanger humanity. Chief among their adversaries is Belial, a powerful rebel witch who Kaulder believes has found a way to restore the Queen Witch to power and reignite her campaign to destroy the human world.

With the help of Chloe, a goodhearted young witch (Rose Leslie), Kaulder sets out to stop Belial before he can set his plan in motion, but allies in unexpected places keep the evil witch one step ahead in a cunning cat-and-mouse pursuit that will determine the survival of the human race.

 

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Ouija Viral Prank Scares Eyeballs Out of Their Sockets

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:28

Viral scare pranks have become the go-to way to promote horror movies in the internet age, and we simply can’t get enough of them here at the Dread Central offices. With Ouija‘s October 24th release date looming ever closer, it was inevitable that the film would be dishing out a prank of its own, and indeed it has!

A Ouija Board, a ‘demon’ hidden underneath the floorboards and a woman with the most talented eyeballs in the world are the ingredients of this particular prank, which is guaranteed to brighten up your miserable Monday. Check it out below, if you dare!

Bianco Santos (“The Fosters”), Erin Moriarty (“Red Widow”), newcomer Ana Coto, Paranormal Activity 2 actress Vivis Colombetti, Olivia Cooke (“Bates Motel”), Douglas Smith, Daren Kagasoff, and Matthew Settle star in Ouija, which is produced by Platinum Dunes, Blumhouse Productions, and Hasbro.

Stiles White is in the director’s chair, working from a script he wrote with Juliet Snowden.

Synopsis:

A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.

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Constantine Poster Celebrates Comic Roots

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:18

Excited for a more faithful representation of the Hellblazer comics than we got in that Keanu Reeves movie? Then you’ll be happy to dig on this latest promo poster which celebrates the roots of “Constantine.” Dig it along with a new video.

“Constantine” Episode 1.01 – “Non Est Asylum” (10/24/14; 10-11pm)
SERIES PREMIERE – JOHN CONSTANTINE TAKES ON A RISING DARKNESS AS HE FIGHTS TO RECLAIM HIS SOUL – JEREMY DAVIES AND LUCY GRIFFITHS GUEST STAR – Based on the wildly popular comic book series “Hellblazer” from DC Comics, seasoned demon hunter and master of the occult John Constantine (Matt Ryan) is armed with a ferocious knowledge of the dark arts and a wickedly naughty wit. He fights the good fight — or at least he did.

With his soul already damned to hell, he’s decided to abandon his campaign against evil until a series of events thrusts him back into the fray when an old friend’s daughter (guest star Lucy Griffiths) becomes the target of supernatural forces. Harold Perrineau and Charles Halford also star. 

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America’s Scariest Haunts as Pointed Out by The Houses October Built

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:11

Having seen The Houses October Built already (review coming soon), I can tell you guys you’re in for a real treat. It’s a pretty damned spooky way to spend your Halloween season and the powers that be have unleashed a new Infographic which details some other horrific hideaways nationwide! Dig it!

The ones marked with blue skeletal masks are the haunts featured in the film while the ones marked with orange pumpkins are notable haunts to investigate.

The film is directed by Bobby Roe and stars Roe, Andrews, Brandy Schaefer, Mikey Roe, and Jeff Larson.

THE HOUSES OCTOBER BUILT takes you where no other Halloween film has gone before. Beneath the fake blood and cheap masks of countless haunted house attractions across the country, there are whispers of truly terrifying alternatives. Looking to find an authentic, blood-curdling good fright for Halloween, five friends set off on a road trip in an RV to track down these underground Haunts. Just when their search seems to reach a dead end, strange and disturbing things start happening, and it becomes clear that the Haunt has come to them…

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Travel Channel Lists 10 Best Halloween Attractions of 2014

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:08

From Salem, Massachusetts to Orlando, Florida, the good folks over at the Travel Channel have just enlisted an expert panel to handpick the 10 best Halloween attractions of the year, which are all must-visits for horror fans who want to star in their own horror movies, rather than simply sit back on the couch and watch them.

The eclectic panel of advisors included “Ghost Adventures” lead investigator Zak Bagans, paranormal expert and author Jeff Belanger and America’s Scariest Halloween Attractions producer Arthur Hsu, each of whom added their “Travel’s Best” stamp of approval onto the list for Travel’s Best Halloween Attractions of the year.

Check out the complete list below and head over to Travel Channel for more spooky Halloween fun!

ScareHouse (Pittsburgh, PA)

ScareHouse is the place to be this year, especially because it has an exclusive partnership with Legendary Entertainment to help create the scariest Halloween to date. Featured attractions include The Summoning, Pittsburgh Zombies: Black Out and The Basement. This Halloween haunt offers a big-budget sensibility without losing its hometown appeal. “ScareHouse is my pick because sociologist and ‘fear expert’ Margee Kerr is always on staff to research and develop new ways to truly disturb visitors,” says geek culture and paranormal pop-culture expert Aaron Sagers.

Fright Dome (Las Vegas, NV)

Located in Circus Circus’ Adventuredome, the Fright Dome is one of Las Vegas’ largest and longest-running Halloween attractions. With 6 new haunted houses, the theme park is transformed into a pitch-black, lights-out, haunted spectacle – easily making it the scariest on the Strip. The 5-acre theme park also includes 25 rides and attractions, multiple live shows at night and 4 new scare zones, including the Clown Overload Zone. “My personal nightmare of clowns with glowing eyes surrounding me came to life,” says Zak Bagans, lead investigator of Ghost Adventures. “I had the worst panic attack. Needless to say, I’ll go back again, because it was badass!”

Netherworld (Atlanta, GA)

With more than 200 animated monsters and 100 live actors, Netherworld is one of the nation’s most famous attractions. Having been featured on TV and in movies such as Zombieland, this spooky attraction has amazingly detailed sets. “And unlike other Halloween attractions, Netherworld’s creepy characters greet patrons in the parking lot before they purchase tickets, scaring them off before they even enter,” says Larry Kirchner, owner of HauntWorld.com and Halloween Productions.

The 13th Gate (Baton Rouge, LA)

The 13th Gate is one of the most, if not the most, elaborately detailed haunted houses in America, thanks to a construction crew that includes award-winning set designers, lighting and sound technicians, and special-effects artists. Sets are over-the-top and feature live animals, including snakes and gators. In each of the 13 themed indoor and outdoor areas, more than 100 professional actors and 12 special makeup artists help bring the horror to life. “Hollywood production companies have rented the attraction multiple times to film movies such as The Reaping,” says HauntWorld Magazine owner Larry Kirchner. “The 13th Gate is, without any doubt, one of the best haunted houses in America.”

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Haunted House (Weston, WV)

The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum is one of the most memorable haunted locations for Ghost Adventures lead investigator Zak Bagans, who completed a live 7-hour investigation with the Ghost Adventures crew. The spirits that roam the asylum’s halls are extremely active, and tours are offered to see how the mentally insane lived and died within these walls. “It is undeniably the scariest overall haunted attraction that I’ve been to in the US,” Zak says. Additionally, visitors can participate in zombie paintball, a fall festival and the Asylum Ball, which includes a costume contest.

13th Floor Haunted House (Denver, CO)

The 13th Floor Haunted House is the largest and longest indoor haunted attraction in Colorado. It was renovated this year with 2 new attractions. “Watch evil take control of unwilling bodies in Undead: The Possession, or run for your life as terrifying ghouls and monsters come alive as you walk through Dwellings of the Dead,” says TravelChannel.com video project manager Arthur Hsu. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology such as Microsoft Kinect, the robotic monsters are more than capable of frightening the victims who dare to venture into the 13th Floor.

Bennett’s Curse (Jessup, MD)

This haunted spectacle outside Baltimore is one of the top Halloween attractions in the mid-Atlantic region. It features 3 terrifying haunted houses — Medieval Underworld, Inferno 3D and Sanctuary of Insanity — and the owners of this popular haunt continue to add monsters and twists to keep the attractions exciting for new and returning visitors. Arthur Hsu says, “Not only has Bennett’s Curse been featured on Travel Channel’s America’s Scariest Halloween Attractions 3, but it has consistently been ranked by several sources as one of the best Halloween attractions in the US.” This spooky spot is also among the first to frighten its victims with the latest cutting-edge technology.

Halloween Horror Nights (Orlando, FL)

Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando should be at the top of anyone’s Halloween bucket list, especially fans looking for big-budget scares. Aaron Sagers says, “Movie industry experts craft haunted houses so loaded with detail that visitors walk through and feel like they’ve been dropped into an episode of The Walking Dead or the movie From Dusk Till Dawn.” Other popular attractions featured at the theme park include Bayou of Blood, Dollhouse of the Damned and Roanoke – Cannibal Colony. Those willing to face their fears can also enter, at their own risk, the Halloween house for a face-to-face meeting with Michael Myers, the iconic masked slasher from the movies.

Festival of the Dead (Salem, MA)

Salem, MA, is historically known for the 1692 Witch trials that left 20 people executed. This year’s Festival of the Dead includes 2 weeks of events and parties designed to bring out your inner Witch. Attend a séance to speak with the dead, share your stories with others at the Mourning Tea, pick up new ghost-hunting techniques or learn about death’s macabre customs and strange rituals. Finish the festival with the Official Salem Witches’ Ball on Oct. 31, and you’ll leave this town spellbound. Author, TV personality and paranormal expert Jeff Belanger says, “This town will cast a spell on you.”

Queen Mary (Long Beach, CA)

The Queen Mary was built in the early 1930s as a luxury trans-Atlantic ocean liner, but it was pressed into military service to carry troops during World War II, when hundreds died in and around the ship. This Halloween, the haunted ship is offering its Dark Harbor tours with 4 new attractions: the Soulmate maze, the B340 maze, Voodoo Village and Monster Midway, which features a freak show, a mechanical monster and a new ride, the Sinister Swings. “Keep your eyes open, because those ghostly apparitions you see may not just be another special effect,” says Jeff Belanger. And before you go, make sure you check out the Ghost Adventures’ lockdown and investigation of the Queen Mary.

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Honeyspider Spins a Trailer

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 16:02

It’s been a while since last we heard anything regarding the Halloween-set horror flick Honeyspider, but today we have a brand spanking new trailer for you to go along with its kick-ass one-sheet from a while back.

Written by Kenny Caperton and directed by Josh Hasty, the film stars Mariah Brown, Frank Aard, Joan Schuermeyer, Rachel Jeffreys, Samantha Mills, Katie Bearden, David Hensley and Ethan Dunn.

Synopsis
It’s Halloween day in 1989, and college student Jackie Blue wants to enjoy a quiet birthday in the midst of a chaotic semester at school. Her friend Amber has other ideas and persuades Jackie to come to the annual Halloween party on campus after her shift at the local movie theater. As the night unfolds, it becomes apparent that Jackie will get more excitement than she bargained for on her birthday this year.

The murder that plays out on the silver screen becomes an ominous parallel to reality, as Jackie falls under a strange spell while everyone around her is turning up dead. All the while, a mysterious stranger watches over Jackie’s every move as she succumbs to hallucinations and slowly unravels. Jackie finds herself helplessly trapped like prey in a spider’s web, and all she can do is try to survive the night!

To learn more, “like” Honeyspider on Facebook!

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Joe Dante Howls for Vampire-Werewolf Flick Ombra Amore

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:52

1981 saw the release of Joe Dante’s The Howling, which is widely considered to be one of the best werewolf films of all time. Over 30 years later, Dante is once again getting ready to sprout fur and howl at the moon, and we’ve got all the info for ya today!

THR reports that the Gremlins director is heading to Rome for the vampire-werewolf love story Ombra Amore, which will be one of eight projects in the Rome Film Festival’s New Cinema Network co-production section dubbed ‘Great Beauties,’ focusing on films that promote Italy as an ideal production partner for global films.

Dante has chosen underground Rome as the setting for the vampire-werewolf love story that puts a classical Romeo and Juliet tale into today’s financial-crisis-ridden Italy.

Pete is a werewolf whose pack is a crew of hotheaded financial traders responsible for Italy’s current economic crisis. Maggie is a vampire whose family is a formerly wealthy aristocratic clan brought to bankruptcy by the greedy werewolves. Surrounded by other-worldly troubles, it remains to be seen whether or not their love can survive among the warring families.

Ombra Amore is budgeted at around $14.6 million. Dante promises “a compelling new take on a classic genre.”

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Horns Now Available on VOD Outlets

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:52

Alexandre Aja’s Horns (review) has hit VOD outlets including iTunes so if you’re too impatient to be impaled in theatres you can now do so from the comfort of you home.

Directed by Aja (High Tension, Mirrors, Piranha 3D, The Hills Have Eyes) from Keith Bunin’s script, Horns stars Daniel Radcliffe, Max Minghella, Juno Temple, Joe Anderson, Kelli Garner, and James Remar.

Look for Horns on October 31st in both the US and the UK.

Synopsis:
Horns, a supernatural thriller driven by fantasy, mystery, and romance, follows Ig Perrish (Radcliffe), the number one suspect for the violent rape and murder of his girlfriend, Merrin (Temple). Hungover from a night of hard drinking, Ig awakens one morning to find horns starting to grow from his own head and soon realizes their power drives people to confess their sins and give in to their most selfish and unspeakable impulses – an effective tool in his quest to discover the true circumstances of his late girlfriend’s tragedy and for exacting revenge on her killer.

This rock and roll infused dark fantasy explores why bad things happen to good people and what the loss of true love can do to a man. The widely acclaimed book was on the New York Times bestseller list for six weeks and has become an international bestseller as well.

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Don Mancini Dreaming of Fight Between Chucky and Annabelle

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 15:41

This past weekend saw the release of Annabelle (review), and with more spinoffs of The Conjuring in the works, it seems that there’s a new reigning champion of creepy dolls at the box office.

Wouldn’t it be cool to see that title defended against the previous champion? Child’s Play creator Don Mancini thinks so, and he’s intent on making that fight a reality!

As reported by USA Today, Mancini is eying a collaboration between the two killer dolls, hopeful that someday the two will either join forces or come face to face.

I am hoping that at some future point we have Annabelle and Chucky team up,” says Mancini. “I can see that (even) in 20 years from now.”

Mancini is currently penning a seventh installment in the Child’s Play franchise, and he also expressed interest in having Annabelle make a cameo in that film, though certain legal issues will likely prevent that from happening.

We would be into it, the only problem is that we are in different studios. That would probably be years worth of red tape to work it out,” he said. “But if it all could be worked out, then yes, we’re very into it.”

So, who would win in a fight, if Annabelle and Chucky locked horns? Mancini noted that it was too early to make a prediction, but he did comment on Annabelle’s fighting prowess.

From the trailer, Annabelle is playing her fighting cards close to her chest,” says Mancini. “From what I see, her fighting style is very subtle. I want to know if she has some secret moves.”

It’s interesting to note that Annabelle director John Leonetti was the director of photography for Child’s Play 3, so there’s more of a connection between the two franchises than both being centered on a creepy doll!

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Start Baby-Sitting This Award-Winning Short Film

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:30

Know what we love about short films? The fact that they can be cool and not take up too much of our day! Just in time for the Halloween season comes the award-winning flick from Lucas Masson, Baby-Sitting, and you can watch the whole thing right here, right now.

Morgane Housset, Wendy Nieto, Bénédicte Ernoult, Vasco Bailly Gentaud, Prune Richard, Roma Léone, Laurent Gérardin, and Maxime Fralin star.

Synopsis
A young woman accepts a babysitting offer from a couple she doesn’t know. Puzzled by the children’s odd behavior, she invites some friends to keep her company. Little do they know that it will be the worst night of their lives…

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Eric Red’s Sci-Fi Monster Novel It Waits Below Available Now!

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:15

Samhain Publishing recently released director, screenwriter, and author Eric Red’s (100 Feet) new science fiction monster novel It Waits Below, and we have the book’s artwork, ordering info, and more details right here.

Synopsis
It waits no more! 

In the 1800s, an asteroid carrying an extraterrestrial life form crashes to earth and sinks a Spanish treasure ship. Now, a trio of salvage experts dive a three-man sub to the deepest part of the ocean to recover the sunken gold. There, they confront a nightmarish alien organism beyond comprehension that has waited for over a century to get the surface. It finally has its chance. As their support ship on the surface is ambushed by deadly modern-day pirates, the crew of the stranded sub battles for their very lives against a monster no one on Earth has seen before.

Samhain Horror Executive Editor Don D’Auria says: “With It Waits Below, Eric Red shows again that he is able to bring to fiction the same amazing action, pacing, and characterization that he brings to his films. This book flies by like the best Hollywood blockbuster.”


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I Am Zozo Now on VOD; Exclusive Clip

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:00

We’ve been talking about the Ouija pushed horror flick I Am Zozo for what feels like forever now, and finally the movie is available on VOD. Need some enticement? Check out this exclusive clip!

Kelly McLaren, Courtney Foxworthy, Demetrius Sager, Caleb DeBattista, Caleb Courtney, and Darren Wayne Evans star. Scott Di Lalla directs.

Synopsis
On Halloween night five teens decide to liven up their party with some innocent fun: by summoning the spirits. At first it’s all nervous laughter and scoffing. Then the night takes a sinister turn as the board reveals truths, exposes secrets it cannot possibly know, and triggers inexplicable events within the darkened house.

As the session continues, an entity reveals itself: Zozo. And as the terrified teens are about to discover, once you make contact with this ancient, demonic force, you’re no longer playing a game… the game is playing you. A pulse-pounding, edge-of-your-seat supernatural thriller based on multiple reports of spirit board encounters with this savagely malicious spirit.

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Read an Exclusive Excerpt from Kim Newman’s An English Ghost Story

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:30

It’s now officially Halloween month, and if you’re an avid reader looking to get in the proper seasonal mood, there’s a spooky sounding tale heading our way in the form of Kim Newman’s An English Ghost Story.  It arrives October 7th from Titan Books, and we have an excerpt from it entitled “Spring” right here.

Newman has won the Bram Stoker, International Horror Guild, British Fantasy, and British Science Fiction Awards and been nominated for the Hugo and World Fantasy Awards.

CLICK HERE to download a pdf of our An English Ghost Story preview.

Synopsis
A dysfunctional British nuclear family seek a new life away from the big city in the sleepy Somerset countryside. At first their new home, The Hollow, seems to embrace them, creating a rare peace and harmony within the family. But when the house turns on them, it seems to know just how to hurt them the most—threatening to destroy them from the inside out.

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Dracula Untold Composer Hosting Talenthouse Remix Contest; New Featurettes

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:15

In celebration of the upcoming release of Dracula Untold, Universal Pictures and Talenthouse are giving DJs, remixers, and producers around the world the opportunity to remix the title track from the film’s official movie score. Along with having his/her song released, the winner will receive a cash prize.

One musician will be selected by Universal Pictures, the Los Angeles-based Talenthouse, and their guest judge, critically acclaimed composer Ramin Djawadi, to have their remix featured as a digital release on Back Lot Music as well as receive $1,500. The winning song will receive exposure across Dracula Untold‘s social channels. In addition to one overall winner, the host will have the option to select additional tracks for possible release.

In addition, the artist with the largest amount of community support will receive $500.

Submit By/Voting Begins: November 3, 2014, at 10:00 AM PT; Voting Ends: November 10, 2014, at 10:00 AM; Winner Announced: November 17, 2014.

Musicians must use the provided stems and should take inspiration from themes of the movie, the movie trailer, and the original story of Dracula. Music can be created in a variety of different styles. As Ramin puts it, “I encourage diversity, creativity, but most importantly, enjoyment in what you create. Have fun, surprise me.”

Check out one of the stems below, and if you need some inspiration, we have a new TV spot and two more featurettes about the film below.

Dracula Untold stars Luke Evans alongside Sarah Gadon, Samantha Barks, Thor Kristjansson, Art Parkinson, Zach McGowan, and Dominic Cooper. Gary Shore is making his directorial debut.

Look for it in theaters October 17, 2014.

Synopsis
Luke Evans is starring as the most famous of vampires in an origin story that sees a Transylvanian prince risk eternal damnation in order to save his wife and son from a Turkish horde. Barks plays a figure in Eastern European folk tales known as a baba yaga, a beautiful young woman who turns into a savage witch. Kristjansson is Bright Eyes, an Eastern European taken as a slave as a young boy and now a vicious assassin in the Ottoman Army. Parkinson portrays Dracula’s son, named Ingeras.

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Alien Week Day 5: Win an Alien: Isolation Crew Jacket Seen in Game!

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:00

In honor of next week’s release of Alien: Isolation, we’re running features and giveaways that take looks at the upcoming visceral experience from Sega as well as gaming itself. Read on for Alien Week Day 5: Win an Alien: Isolation Crew Jacket Seen in Game!

We’ve saved the coolest thing for last! Right now we have your chance to score a crew jacket from one of the most anticipated horror games of the year, Alien: Isolation. To enter for your chance to win, just send us an email at contests@dreadcentral.com including your FULL NAME AND MAILING ADDRESS. We’ll take care of the rest.

This contest will end on at 12:01 AM PT on October 14, 2014.

That’s it! Good luck, and we’ll see you in space… where no one can hear you scream, that is!

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See the Extended Promo for The Vampire Diaries Episode 6.02 – Yellow Ledbetter

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 01:14

“The Vampire Diaries” Season 6 is off and running, and the extended promo for next week’s Episode 6.02, entitled “Yellow Ledbetter,” just hit the Net along with a “Need to Feed” trailer.  Check them both out, and let us know what you thought of the premiere.

“The Vampire Diaries” Episode 6.02 – “Yellow Ledbetter” (10/9/14)
Knowing she needs to come to terms with the loss of Damon (Ian Somerhalder), Elena (Nina Dobrev) turns to Alaric (Matt Davis) to help her move on with her life.

Enzo (Michael Malarkey) convinces Caroline (Candice Accola) to join him as he tracks down a lead to get Damon and Bonnie (Kat Graham) back, but Caroline is shocked when they make an unexpected detour and uncover what Stefan (Paul Wesley) has been up to. Meanwhile, Matt (Zach Roerig) worries about Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen), who is spending time with Sarah (guest star Gabrielle Walsh), a mysterious girl who has recently arrived in Mystic Falls.

Elsewhere, Tripp (guest star Colin Ferguson), leader of the community protection program, makes an interesting confession to Matt about his connection to the town. Lastly, with the Other Side destroyed and gone for good, Damon and Bonnie reluctantly band together to uncover the mystery of where they are and how they are going to get back home. Pascal Verschooris directed the episode written by Julie Plec.

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13 More Of The Scariest Things Kids Have Said

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 23:06

Because our posting of the 15 Of The Creepiest Things Kids Have Said To Their Parents yesterday was so well received, we went out to find even more scary things that kids have said. We just have to post it again and during the night time too so that you can enjoy the full spine-tingling effects of reading these stories.

This batch of stories came about when a redditor posted on Reddit the question, “What is the scariest thing a kid has said to you?”

What is up with creepy kids? Don’t they have better things to say? Or were these kids possessed or could see things that we adults couldn’t? Regardless, we’re not taking any baby-sitting gigs any time soon.

More Scariest Things Kids Said on the NEXT page

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Go Inside The Originals Season 2 Premiere Episode 2.01 – Rebirth

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 20:42

One thing The CW is known for is providing fans quick “Producer’s Preview” videos that go behind the scenes of upcoming episodes, and this season is no different as we already have an inside look at the Season 2 premiere of “The Originals,” Episode 2.01, “Rebirth, to share.”

Join executive producers Julie Plec and Michael Narducci as they tease what’s ahead in the show’s October 6th return to the airwaves.

“The Originals” Episode 2.01 – “Rebirth” (airs 10/6/14)
After months of being holed up inside his compound, Klaus (Joseph Morgan) enlists the help of Elijah (Daniel Gillies) and Marcel (Charles Michael Davis) in plotting his revenge against the Guerrera werewolves and vows to take down anyone who poses a threat to baby Hope’s existence. Elijah watches helplessly as Hayley (Phoebe Tonkin) spirals downward while mourning the loss of her daughter and struggling to adapt to her new hybrid status.

Exiled by the Guerrera werewolves, who now control the French Quarter, Marcel is still reeling over the destruction of his vampire family and attempts to rebuild his home with the help of Josh (guest star Steven Krueger). Elsewhere, Cami (Leah Pipes), who is attempting to regain some normalcy in her life, seeks comfort in a surprising place.

Lastly, Davina (Danielle Campbell) continues her plan to use Mikael (guest star Sebastian Roche) against Klaus but gets sidetracked when she meets the mysterious, yet charming Kaleb (guest star Daniel Sharman), who holds a few secrets of his own. Lance Anderson directed the episode written by Marguerite MacIntyre and Julie Plec.

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New Clip from Supernatural Episode 10.01 – Black – Goes Pantsless

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 20:14

Dean’s up to his old tricks (and treats) in this latest clip from the “Supernatural” Season 10 premiere, Episode 10.01, entitled “Black.” Then things get a bit icky when Crowley shows up…

The new season kicks off on Tuesday, October 7th. On the night before, October 6th, The CW is airing “A Very Special Supernatural Special,” which takes a past and future look at the series.

Related Story: Get a Taste of The CW’s “A Very Special Supernatural Special”

“Supernatural” Episode 10.01 – “Black” (airs 10/7/14)
Dean (Jensen Ackles) is a demon and running amok with Crowley (Mark Sheppard) while Sam (Jared Padalecki) tries to figure out what happened to his brother.

Meanwhile, Castiel (Misha Collins) is dealing with his diminishing grace. Robert Singer directed the episode written by Jeremy Carver.

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