As previously reported (review), the short film CROW HAND!!! was one of our favorite shorts at this year’s SXSW festival, and we thought we’d ask director Brian Lonano a few questions about what in the living hell inspires such a funny yet gruesome (and lovable) short film. Check it out when you get a chance, […]
Icons of Fright SXSW Interview: Director Mickey Keating Talks POD, RITUAL, DARLING and CARNAGE PARK!!
One of the most anticipated “midnight” movies at this year’s SXSW (South by Southwest) festival, is director Mickey Keating’s POD, the follow-up to Keating’s VERY entertaining 2013 low-budget yet high on thrills film RITUAL. While RITUAL was a scary and tense film about two people being stalked by a cult, POD deals with very different […]
It’s time for a one-two punch of WOLFCOP interviews, you wonderful readers. Lowell Dean’s hilarious and VERY entertaining film just hit DVD/Bluray (review) and what better way to get you fright fanatics excited to check it out, than two interviews, one with writer/director Dean, and one with Amy Matysio, who plays Tina, a source of […]
Most cinephiles are already well versed in the career of the artistically wonderful Nicolas Winding Refn. From the early days of his PUSHER trilogy to the Tom Hardy-led BRONSON, to the critically and financially successful DRIVE, NWR has done an excellent job creating a worldwide recognition for himself and with good reason. He’s a rare […]
*Editor’s Note: We sent Icons of Fright’s buddy Tim Chizmar (writer, Hell Comes To Hollywood II, comedian, all around nice dude who smiles a lot) and Anthony Ray Bench to sit down and chat a bit with Tony Todd regarding his role in the newly available (out on DVD/Bluray via Dark Sky Films) and AWESOME […]
Screenwriter/actor Tony Burgess has done a hell of a job creating a name for himself by writing such unique genre films that really stand out from most others. Films like the awesome PONTYPOOL and the disgustingly surreal, yet completely entertaining SEPTIC MAN, are just two examples of a screenwriter who refuses to be confined by […]
We can all agree on one thing: Ouija boards are fucking awesome. At some point in our lives (yeah, I’m talking to all of you, you wonderfully awesome lovers of horror), our curiosity gets the best of us and we engage in some Ouija action. Why? Because it is interesting. I’ve definitely taken part in […]