Drafthouse Films Acquires Festival Hit SPRING; Hitting Theaters/VOD This March 20th!

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There wasn’t a single film that I loved in the last few years than Benson/Moorhead’s RESOLUTION. From the first time I saw it, it was a special film and one I already consider one of my all time favorites. When their follow-up, the Lou Taylor Pucci (who was easily the best part of THE EVIL […]

HORROR HAPPENS FILM SHOWCASE CELEBRATES “WOMEN IN HORROR” ON SAT FEB 14TH

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Women in Horror recognition month is just around the corner and the events are popping up fast! The next installment of the Horror Happens Film Showcase will befocusing on WOMEN IN HORROR on Saturday, February 14th running 3:00 to 9:00 PM at the incredible NON-PROFIT programming center of the Camp Jefferson Theatre at 81 Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong, New […]

Icons of Fright Interview With TURBO KID’s MICHAEL IRONSIDE!!

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Chances are, if you’re reading anything on Icons of Fright, Shock Till You Drop, Dread Central or any other genre site (or hell, even if you don’t typically read such sites), then you already know who Michael Ironside is. An actor that has played so many not just memorable but truly iconic roles in films […]

A Kiss Of Death Comes With New Poster For Female Powerhouse Anthology XX

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One anthology I have been incredibly anxious to see arrive, is the Magnolia/XYZ co-produced female-powerhouse anthology, XX. Comprised of shorts by the exceptional talents of filmmakers Karyn Kusama (GIRLFIGHT, JENNIFER’S BODY), Mary Harron (AMERICAN PSYCHO), Jennifer Lynch (SURVEILLANCE), and Jovanka Vuckovic (THE CAPTURED BIRD, as well as being a staple in the horror community for quite […]

Italian-Made EXTERMINATORS OF THE YEAR 3000 Getting Scream Factory Treatment This March 3rd!

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This one sounds like a fun one fright fanatics! The Italian-made exploitation classic, EXTERMINATORS OF THE YEAR 3000 is getting the Scream Factory Bluray treatment we’ve all come to know and love, when it hits Bluray on March 3rd!! Pesonally, I’ve seen this one and it’s an exploitation film full of craziness, a definite fun […]

ZOMBIE KILLERS: ELEPHANT’S GRAVEYARD Gets New Trailer; Hits DVD/Bluray This Februrary

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A while back, we reported on Anchor Bay acquiring the rights to B. Harrison Smith’s genre ensemble film, ZOMBIE KILLERS: ELEPHANT’S GRAVEYARD. Featuring the likes of Billy Zane, Dee Wallace, Mischa Barton, Brian Anthony Wilson and friend of Icons of Fright, Felissa Rose, the film deals with a group of young soldiers trained to protect a small […]

Review: THE ATTICUS INSTITUTE

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It’s a miracle that as horror fans, we haven’t seen everything under the sun by now. It’s rare for a film to come along that, while it might fall somewhat within a particular genre or subgenre, not only breathes new life into said subgenre, but does so in a way that you’re able to lose […]

IFC Midnight Gearing Up Sci-Fi/Horror Hybrid EJECTA For A Theatrical/VOD Release This February!!

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This movie had me from “Reclusive blogger”, but even taking that out of it, it sounds like one to check out. IFC Midnight, who has been kicking some major ass the last few years with many great releases, are getting ready to bring Chad Archibald (ANTISOCIAL) and Matt Wiele’s Sci-Fi/Horror hybrid EJECTA to both theaters and […]