Convention Season Continues With DAYS OF THE DEAD Hitting L.A. Sept. 26th-28th!!

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Burbank’s SON OF MONSTERPALOOZA is happening RIGHT NOW, and continuing all weekend (be sure to catch Icons of Fright’s head honcho, Rob G., moderating not only the PHANTASM reunion panel tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 13th) but  the TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE reunion on Sunday as well! If SON OF MONSTERPALOOZA doesn’t make you drained from convention good […]

Beyond Fest 2014 Bringing Out The Big Guns With Appearances By Carpenter, Refn, Palahniuk; INSANE Roster of Films!!

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This one falls into the “Holy shit” category. The roster of films and guests for 2014’s Beyond Fest (returning again to the American Cinematheque’s Egyptian theater)  was just announced and well, fright fanatics, it’s looking quite epic indeed. Premieres of films such as the TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN remake, V/H/S:VIRAL, HORNS, and even a live […]

Event Report – The Big Picture: Hitchcock! Live!

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Every once in a while, you’ll hear the details of an event that sounds so, so awesome, that it takes you a moment to properly process what you just heard. Such was the case when my friend Monica invited me to join her for what was being billed as “The Big Picture: Hitchcock!” – A tribute […]

Josh Soriano’s GUIDE TO SURVIVING YOUR FIRST HORROR CONVENTION!!

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For those who complain that Halloween only comes once a year, here’s your chance to experience it more than once–in fact, as many times as you wish. ​Recently I attended my first horror convention. I’d previously only been to a DARK SHADOWS convention in 2004 and even though I had a great time there, it […]

Legendary, YouTube And Guillermo Del Toro Team Up For YouTube Space House Of Horror Contest!!

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While Universal’s House of Horrors has sadly closes its doors, a different House of Horrors is opening up, for one hell of a contest. This one, is a result of a partnership between Legendary Entertainment, Guillermo Del Toro and the awesome YouTube Space, for a contest designed to give amateur filmmakers a chance to reach […]

RIP: Universal’s House Of Horrors

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Well, as of yesterday, September 1st, for reasons still unknown, Universal Studios in Hollywood, California has shut down their popular House Of Horrors attraction at their theme park. We first got wind of these plans via an article posted over on Inside Universal, which was later confirmed. One of the spotlight’s of the theme park is […]

Event Report: Natty Tackles The 10th Anniversary Johnny Ramone Tribute!!

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On August 24th, a beautiful Sunday evening, a line formed outside of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The crowd was full of diverse characters, but we all had one thing in common: we have a strong love of horror, and music. So there I was, about to enter Johnny Ramones 10th Anniversary Tribute, and I was […]

Slash Brings Original Score To Halloween Horror Nights’ CLOWNS 3D Maze!!

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This year’s Universal Halloween Horror Nights is already sounding like tons of fun, with new mazes/attractions such as “THE WALKING DEAD: The End of the Line“, “FROM DUSK TILL DAWN“, “DRACULA UNTOLD: Reign of Blood“, “AVP: Aliens Vs. Predator“, “AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON“, and “THE PURGE: ANARCHY“, as well as others horrific areas, and […]