TV Review: OUTCAST Episode 9: “Close to Home”

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This is the last episode before the season finale and the show runners for sure make you feel it. It opens with Megan hurting herself, reminiscing of all the awful things going on her life. She has an embarrassing incident by vomiting in front of the entire school only to find out that she’s inconveniently […]

Jay Kay’s TOP FOUR FANTASIA FILM FESTIVAL PICKS

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FOUR FILM FAVORITES FROM THE 2016 FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL The massive under taking that is the FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is a celebration of culture, art, community and film. I was fortunate enough to attend the final weekend of the festival that comprised theater screenings as well as what was available for viewing in […]

Review: IN MEMORIUM

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I never have understood the hate for found footage movies. Yes, it may be a cheaper alternative in making films, but it’s definitely the easiest way to create a good jump scare and audiences dig it. One of my main joys in life is sitting in a crowded theater and hearing everyone scream and laugh […]

TV Review: DEAD OF SUMMER Episode 6: “The Dharma Burns”

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Lately, I’ve discovered I’m a sucker for super fucked up love stories. Watching Daniel Radcliffe learn the hard truth about those he loves in HORNS is always heartbreaking. I won’t spoil it, but the ending to SPRING gets me every time and I always put that movie on when I just want to lay under […]

Five Non-Horror Shows That Genre Fans Will Love

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Anyone that follows any of my social media profiles (I’m on everything short of LinkedIn) is aware that I watch a lot of television. Discovering cult classics like THE PRISONER to current hits like AMERICAN HORROR STORY, I legit schedule my lack of social life around my shows. I do have morals and refuse to […]

BLOOD SOAKED PANELS: Harrow County, Vol.1: Countless Haints

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Here’s a new addition to Icons of Fright to help entice comic book fans who like to indulge in the panels of horror. Of course there are the classic TALES FROM THE CRYPT and ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN comics, but there are many stories out there waiting to be discovered. Not everything I’m going to […]

FANTASIA 2016 Round-Up Reviews!

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This year, the 20th Anniversary of the Fantasia International Film Festival, was a good one for film lovers and cinephiles all around. Film like LET ME MAKE YOU A MARTYR (review), SLASH (review), ANOTHER EVIL (review) and THE ALCHEMIST COOKBOOK (review) really left an impression on me and with the fest coming to an end, […]

TV Review: Episode 8: “What Lurks Within”

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OUTCAST questions viewers’ morality. With a power like Kyle’s and ambition like Reverend Anderson’s, do you act on what you think is right? The power of God is within your grasp and it’s become clear that the Devil walks amongst us, spreading evil at every turn, is there a responsibility to take control at the […]