TV Review: FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: The Series (Episode Five: “SELF-CONTAINED”)

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 *Editor’s note: these episode recaps contain many spoilers, so if you haven’t seen the episode yet, we suggest watching it first After an intense shootout and having taken the Fuller family hostage, The Gecko brothers head towards the border in “Self-Contained“, the fifth episode of FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: The Series. An episode mostly contained […]

We’re Glad They Found This Footage: SIX POV MOVIES THAT WE LOVE

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Let’s be honest here. Out of 10 “found footage” type films, you’re lucky if two or three are actually enjoyable. Why the characters in said sub-genre always seems to have to document EVERYTHING might have worked early on, when the style was created, by 2014, we’ve seen so many variations of it, that the films […]

Guest Article: ARGENTO SYNDROME Author Derek Botelho’s FIVE FAVORITE DARIO ARGENTO Films!

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  *Editor’s note: Icons of Fright friend Derek Botelho is set to release his new novel, entitled, The Argento Syndrome, an in depth look at the career of horror master, Dario Argento. The book features many candid interviews with everyone from John Carpenter and Asia Argento, to screenwriter Sean Keller and many more. We asked […]

Icons and Friends Bring You: OUR FAVORITE GENRE FILM SCORES!!

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Howdy fright fiends! All of us here at Icons of Fright are pretty hardcore when it comes to being soundtrack fanatics. Whether it be Rob or Justin blasting away with their Death Waltz vinyl, or little ol’ me (Jerry), sorting through my insane amount of iTunes soundtracks or Mondo vinyl collection, the fact is that […]

For Love of The Devil and Witchcraft: Jerry’s FIVE FAVORITE CULT FILMS!

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Let’s face it: being bad is always so much more interesting than being good. Much of my early years were spent in a small church, filled with many youth sleepovers in which a young Jerry would get scared shitless by people saying that Satanists were kidnapping and killing kids everywhere and that I would burn […]

Natty’s Five Funny Scenes In Serious Horror Films!

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I am a huge fan of laughing at movies, and I love to be scared. However, when those two are combined into the same movie, results can be somewhat awkward. Although I am a huge fan of the whole “so bad it is funny and cool” aspect of cheesy horror films, it’s always weird when […]

90′s Horror Kid TV Spotlight: ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?

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Over the years I’ve received a great deal of discrimination from the horror community based solely on my young age.  I was born in 1990 and luckily raised on a healthy diet of all things creepy and cooky (Thanks, Mom!).  While I may not have grown up during the age of rampant VHS horror distribution […]

Exploitation Alley: INVASION OF THE BEE GIRLS!!

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  I am not over exaggerating when I say that the first words out of my mouth immediately following my viewing of this EXPLOITATION ALLEY film was “Wtf did I just watch?! No, really…what was this?!” I found myself trying to process what I had just seen, and trying to make some sense out of […]