Hitchcock Recreated By Fashion Magazine? Uh…Better Them Than Michael Bay…

Because we’re such big fans of fashion magazines here at Icons of Fright we thought we’d pass this tidbit along. Vanity Fair magazine will feature a photo spread of big-name stars recreating 11 famous stills from Alfred Hitchcock’s films. Hey, no matter what you think of fashion rags, this does sound pretty neat. This photos […]

HALLOWEEN… Theme Song Parody!

A FRIGHT friend forwarded over this hilarious song parody that explains the entire original HALLOWEEN movie to the theme song. You have to see (and hear) it to believe it! The creator of it has done several theme song parodies including JAWS (also below), SUPERMAN, BATMAN and BACK TO THE FUTURE. Check out a sample […]

MARVEL ZOMBIES – Short Fan Film & Possible Animated Feature!

You devoted readers out there know how much we love both horror AND comic books, so there’s no beter combo of both then the MARVEL ZOMBIES series, which features zombified versions of your favorite Marvel superhero’s and villians. (Hell, Ash from the EVIL DEAD even fought them at one point!) Below you can check out […]


The Reelz Channel is featuring a short video segment interviewing Paul Swearingen, HALLOWEEN’s ULTIMATE FAN and the unofficial "mayor" of Haddenfield! Paul was kind enough to give me a tour back in 2005 of all the spots you see in the video below, which served as the backdrop to the first 2 HALLOWEEN films. (Click […]


We’ve heard rumblings of this for a few months now, but it’s official. CBS will start airing the first season of Showtime’s break-out series DEXTER starting Sunday February 17th, 2008 in the 10PM time-slot. While it’ll be neat that DEXTER’s audience will grow, will the show still be great with it’s graphic content and subject […]

Is FREDDY Finally Coming Back? ALSO – Freddy Vs Jason Vs Ash Issue 3 Out!

Is FREDDY KRUEGER finally coming back to the big screen? Bloody-Disgusting is reporting they got an insider to reveal that New Line is currently developing a new NIGHTMARE film and NOT a sequel to 2003’s FREDDY VS JASON. Makes sense to focus on solo movies considering New Line’s plan to relaunch Jason Voorhees in their […]

Horror Has A Heart: Support DREAD CENTRAL’s QEETASTROPHE Cancer Fundraiser

The guys at Dread Central are auctioning off a set of Qee figures to raise money for The St. Jude Pediatric Hospital. You gotta support this one Fright Fans–The figures are autographed by all the biggest names in horror and music. But even if you’re not down for the dolls, head over to DREAD CENTRAL […]

The ICONS Staff TOP PICKS of 2007!

Ah, finally! With 2007 officially behind us, the entire ICONS staff took the time to compile our favorite horror moments from the year! Below you’ll find a link to our full TOP PICKS lists for 2007. Mike C gives us his top 6, while Robg submits 10 horror movies picks. Both Adam Barnick and Jsyn […]