Jerry Talks HOLIDAYS’ CHRISTMAS Segment With Director Scott Stewart

When it came to DARK SKIES/LEGION director Scott Stewart’s segment for the horror anthology, HOLIDAYS, the director gave genre fans something very different than expected. A story of a man who goes to some interesting lengths to get a popular Virtual Reality gift for his wife’s Christmas gift, the segment shows how little mistakes can end […]

Michael Dougherty’s KRAMPUS Punishes The Naughty in Debut Trailer!

TRICK ‘R TREAT is a masterpiece, there’s no doubt about it. Michael Dougherty’s razor-sharp ode to All Hallows Eve is as dementedly fun as they come, nailing the true aesthetic of the holiday, and creating a classic to thrill & chill for generations to come. TRICK ‘R TREAT 2 was revealed to be greenlit a […]

SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT & CHRISTMAS EVIL Scores Slashing To Vinyl From Death Waltz Records!

The Christmas season just got a hell of a whole lot better thanks to Death Waltz Records! The illustrious UK record label isn’t letting 2014 ring in without a bang, as tomorrow sees the release of not one, but two seminal-seasonal-slashers: SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT and CHRISTMAS EVIL! Dread Central got the exclusive word, complete […]

A LOOK BACK AT: BLACK CHRISTMAS

Editor’s Note: Justin here, hope you’re not done with the holidays just yet! Our contributor Josh Soriano is back to give the season a bloody yuletide sendoff with A LOOK BACK at Bob Clark’s perennial slasher classic, BLACK CHRISTMAS! Well that magical time of year is nearly upon us. Silver bells, sleigh rides and Santa […]

HOME ALONE: A HORROR MOVIE DISGUISED AS A HOLIDAY FAVORITE

I was graciously asked to participate this year for the Shit Movie Fest’s annual “25 Days of Shitmas” celebration of Christmas movies.  Being a total Chicago snob, I jumped at the chance to dissect and review the John Hughes classic, HOME ALONE.  I love writing about horror movies, but having the chance to write about […]

IT’S NOT NAUGHTY, IT’S GUILTY: HOW SANTA CLAUS RUINS THE SCARES FOR CHRISTMAS HORROR

I hate Christmas.  Call me Scrooged until you’re blue in the face, but I think the entire Christmas season can take a jolly ole sleigh ride fa-la-la-la-far the Hell away from me.  Now that radio stations are playing Bing Crosby on repeat and we’re pretending to actually find joy in a weather change that causes […]

Fangoria Re-Releasing Horror Classic SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT Back Into Theaters!

Legendary horror rag Fangoria is partnering with Screenvision (the folks behind the recent HALLOWEEN theatrical re-releases) to bring 1984‘s seasonal slasher classic, SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT back to the big screen! A new HD transfer has been struck for this once controversial nasty, and for the time being the only way to see it is […]