Festival Head Turner FELT Gets a Risqué Poster; Stills

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The Jason Banker/Amy Everson-written, Jason Banker (TOAD ROAD)-directed FELT knocked people on their asses when it played at last year’s Fantastic Fest (where the film’s star and co-writer Everson won the “Next Wave” Spotlight Competition award for Best Actress) and AFI Film Festival, giving audiences a shocking and intense experience. Billed as a film that swings […]

Beyond Fright Review: TIME LAPSE

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Sci-Fi films can be quite the tricky genre to tackle at times. Either a filmmaker goes for the futuristic route, with flying cars, robots and technology providing the backdrop to the story being told or goes for what is sometimes a bit more effective, a minimalist approach to the sci-fi of the tale being told. Bradley […]

One-Sheet/Trailer Debut For Demonic Possession Film, THE VATICAN TAPES

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Having made his mark as one part of the Neveldine/Taylor filmmaking duo (co-directors of CRANK, GAMER and GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE), Mark Neveldine’s first solo effort, the Michael Peña-led good vs. evil film THE VATICAN TAPES, is set to possess horror audiences when it hits theaters this July 24th, via Pantelion Films. The official one […]

DARK SUMMER and ALIEN OUTPOST Hitting DVD/Bluray This July Via Scream Factory/IFC Midnight

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The partnership between genre favorites Scream Factory and IFC Midnight has definitely been a good one, with the team-up doing quite an excellent job putting out some pretty entertaining films, with everything from Jennifer Kent’s THE BABADOOK to The Vicious Brothers’ EXTRATERRESTRIAL all being must have releases for horror fans.  Adding even more solid titles to […]

INTERVIEW: Icons of Fright talks to EXTRATERRESTRIAL Directors, The Vicious Brothers!!

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Filmmaking duo The Vicious Brothers (Colin Minihan and Stuart Ortiz) won over genre fans with the found footage horror flick, GRAVE ENCOUNTERS, a movie that did pretty well for horror lovers and gained somewhat of a cult following for the film. Their new film, EXTRATERRESTRIAL (out now on DVD/Bluray via the new partnership between Scream […]

FRIGHT AT HOME: MAY 12TH – THE DROWNSMAN, EXTRATERRESTRIAL, AN IRISH EXORCISM

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It’s a pretty good week for genre releases, with a decent amount of titles hitting shelves today. Everyone from Scream Factory, Virgil and Anchor Bay, to a double dose of Jess Franco from Severin…there’s just something for everyone. We thought it would be nice to tell you fright fanatics about some of the highlights of […]

Principal Photography on Creepy As Hell Looking BLOODHOUND begins; Stills Look INTENSE

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Jason R. Miller, one of the producers behind films like FROZEN (not the “Let It Go” one, but I’m sure you fright fanatics already know that), HATCHET 2, CHILLERAMA and the director of UNIDENTIFIED, has started  principal photography on his second film, the creepy looking BLOODHOUND. The film, featuring Ed Ackerman (Frozen, 17 Again) and David […]

Festival Hit WE ARE STILL HERE Hitting Theaters/VOD This June!!

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It’s no secret that we at Icons of Fright absolutely adored Ted Geoghegan’s completely original and fresh ghost story, WE ARE STILL HERE (review). It’s a breath of fresh air, and one of the most entertaining viewing experiences I’ve had the privilege to watch in quite some time. Horror fans dying to watch the Barbara […]