Icons of Fright Talks ALLELUIA!: THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL With Director Darren Lynn Bousman!

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Darren Lynn Bousman certainly knows how to make a wide variety of films. Having directed three SAW films (II, III and IV), the Jersey Devil shocker THE BARRENS and the brutal loose remake of MOTHER’S DAY, the prolific director has done a lot for the genre…and we haven’t even gotten to his musicals yet. Teaming up […]

Icons of Fright Talks SINISTER 2/CITADEL With Director Ciaran Foy!!

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Hollywood is one interesting place. You take meetings for projects, you shop your projects around and getting your next gig typically happens that way…and then there’s SINISTER 2. How many people can thank Twitter for their next big directorial project? Ciaran Foy can. The CITADEL director was approached via Twitter by SINISTER co-writer/director Scott Derrickson […]

Tyler Shields Talks FINAL GIRL and the importance of Making an authentic-Feeling Movie

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Blowing vintage Rolls-Royce cars up, showing the glitz and the glamour mixed with the blood grime, photographer Tyler Shields definitely has his own style. One of the most infamous photographers of his time, Shields has shot everything from the stars of today and tomorrow to controversial photos of thought-provoking images such as an African-American man […]

EXCLUSIVE: Icons of Fright talks BLOOD MOON with Director Jeremy Wooding

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Referee the ultimate showdown between gunslinger and lycanthrope when acclaimed western-horror Blood Moon hits DVD and Digital September 1 from Uncork’d Entertainment. The old west howls when a town is overtaken by skinwalkers. Knowing they’ve got to combine forces if they want to survive the night, the passengers of a stagecoach unite with a heroic […]

Icons of Fright talks to FELT Director Jason Banker and Star/Co-Writer Amy Everson

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Jason Banker’s FELT is now in theaters and is a film that screams to be watched. Revolving around a victim of rape and the psychological damage she goes through and the various ways she copes with it, the film is quite easily one of the best of the year. Banker, along with the film’s star […]

Seven Questions with the creator of Lore Podcast, Aaron Mahnke!

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At the heart of every horror story is a little sliver of truth. No matter how small, the effectiveness of successful horror is almost always directly correlated to our ability to accept what we’re seeing or hearing as identifiable. Folklore has a timeless and powerful influence in the things that we fear, and the beliefs […]

Review: ALLELUIA

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For many people, when it comes to a film adaption of the real-life horror story of the “Lonely Hearts killers”, it doesn’t get much better than the 1969 film THE HONEYMOON KILLERS. The combination of  Shirley Stoler and Tony Lo Bianco was just such a great one, that it hasn’t seemed like a modern update […]

Icons of Fright Talks To THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN/THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT’s Joshua Leonard!

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It’s been a good sixteen years since the found footage masterpiece, THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, came out and helped spark a sub-genre that has yet to fade away. For actor Joshua Leonard, the 1999 film helped kickstart an acting career that is still going strong, with roles in everything from Adam Green’s HATCHET, the horror […]