TV Review: DEAD OF SUMMER – Episode 5: “How to Stay Alive In The Woods”

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It’s 2016, over 20 years since we were first introduced to the Candyman and Tony Todd is still scary as shit. With a voice that demands a 5.1 set up, he still has a screen presence that few come close to and makes me hold my breath every time his arms are out stretched towards […]

Editorial: WHY IT’S FINALLY TIME FOR ANOTHER BLAIR WITCH Pt.1

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I was 13 when I convinced my mom to take me to the theater located inside our local mall to see a movie she didn’t know anything about called THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT. Prior to seeing it, I would log on to AOL and reread the timeline on www.blairwitch.com so I would know a fictionalized […]

TV Review: OUTCAST – Episode 7: “The Damage Done”

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Reverend Anderson has officially lost his shit. After being branded by Sidney in a pretty brutal manner in episode 6, his mark is difficult to hide, but his fire burning within spreads. His ego grows and the undeniable suspicion that Sidney is Satan himself is hard to avoid. Anderson blatantly believes Sidney is terrified of […]

Editorial: I SUPPORT RIHANNA AS MARION CRANE

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Let’s start with a fair warning: if you are not caught up on BATES MOTEL and want to avoid spoilers, then stop reading now!! In order to make my argument, I have to make specific references to events in the series. Ok, so as everyone knows, Rihanna was recently announced as the new Marion Crane […]

INTERVIEWS: Horror Film Festival Promoters Of The Northeast – PART 3

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Putting together a film festival of any type takes time, commitment (or committed), a reliable team, a diverse lineup, luck plus so much more. We sat down with four of the most well established genre film festivals that have survived & thrived for over five years in the northeast part of North America. These four […]

THE NEW BLOOD: JOSHUA SORIANO

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My name is Josh Soriano and I’m the Co-Editor here at Icons of Fright. My romance with the horror genre started early on in life when my dad took me into a little video store, with maroon carpeted walls no less, and rented Tod Browning’s DRACULA for me on Betamax (you analog purists must be […]

Beyond Fright Interview: Writer/Director Rob Hawk Talks FIGHT VALLEY, MMA/UFC-led Action Films

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Opening today (July 22nd), Rob Hawk’s FIGHT VALLEY explores the death of a female fighter, who was killed during an underground fighting ring and stars UFC Bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, Ronda Rousey-defeater Holly Holm, and UFC newbie Cris “Cyborg.” The action film is one that’s very realistic and quite an enjoyable experience. We thought it would […]

Comic Review: THE BERZERK DEATH DEALER

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Over the last few years I’ve grown such a huge admiration for horror comics. It was a genre I wasn’t too familiar with aside from a few TALES FROM THE CRYPT issues that found their way into my chubby hands when I was a kid. For a long time there, it seemed like comics were […]