Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning (A Retrospective)

Friday 5

Release Date: March 22, 1985 Starring: John Shepard, Corey Feldman, Melanie Kinnaman, Shavar Ross, Marco St. John, Dick Wieand, Richard Young, Tiffany Helm, Juliette Cummins, Carol Locatell, Ron Sloan, Debi Sue Voorhees, and Tom Morga. Directed by: Danny Steinmann Synopsis:… Continue Reading

8 of the Best Religious Horror Films to Check Out!

One thing that all fans of the horror genre can agree with is that there is a great selection of different sub-genres to choose from. To the casual movie viewer who doesn’t necessarily watch horror, though, they typically just see… Continue Reading

Dario Argento’s Tenebrae (1982): A Retrospective Review


Starring: Anthony Franciosa, John Saxon, Daria Nicolodi, Giuliano Gemma, Christian Borremeo, Mirella D’Angelo, Veronica Lario, Ania Pieroni, Eva Robins, and Carola Stagnaro Written and Directed By: Dario Argento Synopsis: Visiting Rome on a promotional tour for his newest novel, author… Continue Reading

The French Extremity: Ten Films to Seek Out

The French Extremity movement, a fairly recent stylish sub-genre that pushes envelopes further than perhaps some might have wished to have gone, arose around the same time as when we in America were getting a glut of “torture porn” films,… Continue Reading

Limited Edition Stranger Things Demogorgon Collectible Available for Pre-Order!

Netflix’s “Stranger Things” has swept audiences off their feet and transported them back a few decades with nostalgia. We here at Dread Central love all things horror, and we especially love checking out new collectibles, so we’re pleased to share… Continue Reading

10 Horror Podcasts You Should Check Out!

For the last few years, we have been bombarded with multiple ways of receiving our media and entertainment. From YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, and HBO GO to Kindle, Audible, and Facebook, the list goes on; and it doesn’t need me name-dropping… Continue Reading

Run for Your Life! Top 5 Chase Scenes from Slasher Films!

Beginning in the 1970’s and throughout the 1980’s, the horror genre was graced with some of, if not the, best flicks that we could have hoped for. We were given solo films and franchises, and icons were born. The films… Continue Reading

Turn Out the Lights: Top 13 Horror Films to Watch with the Lights Off

Each and every one of us enjoys a good night relaxing with some snacks and a drink while watching a good scary flick. We settle in and get comfortable, popping in that coveted DVD or Blu-ray, maybe even pulling up… Continue Reading