Sundance Midnighter THE BABADOOK Gets A Chilling Trailer!


While the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah may not seem like a platform for shooting unknown genre films into the public stratosphere, it’s done just that for SAW, THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, THE SIGNAL, and many others. Sundance ’14 is particuarly genre heavy, filled with quite a few horror films that you’ll certainly […]

The Short Films Of Steve Daniels!


Greetings Fright fans! Rob G here. For those of you that have been with us since our humble beginnings, you may have heard us bring up the name Steve Daniels before. Our staffer Adam Barnick did a pretty lengthy Icons interview with him all the way back in 2006! And his short film THE GIBBERING […]

UNIDENTIFIED Lands On DVD From Dark Sky Films!


Jason Miller has been a part of Adam Green’s Ariescope crew since the HATCHET days (he served as the second unit director for HATCHET II and FROZEN), and now he’s taken the leap towards directing his own feature film with UNIDENTIFIED! The horror/sci-fi/comedy starring another Ariescope regular Parry Shenn, is now coming to DVD from […]

Catch COOTIES With Jay Shaw’s Jaw Dropping One-Sheet!


Here we are in January, and we’ve already got a contender for best poster of 2014. It’s no surprise that said poster is from master illustrator Jay Shaw, who’s wasting no time in kicking off the new year with his unique touch for the upcoming killer-kid horror film COOTIES! Scripted by and starring Leigh Whannell […]



Jason Trost aka JTRO is no stranger the world independent genre films.  The mind behind films like ALL SUPERHEROES MUST DIE, WET AND RECKLESS, and the Drafthouse Films release THE FP, in addition to acting in HATCHET III.  Recently, JTRO took the time to chat with Icons of Fright about acting, inspirations, and his newest […]

War & Psychedelics: Trailer For Ben Wheatley’s A FIELD IN ENGLAND!


Ben Wheatley is currently one of the most unique voices in cinema. His recent films KILL LIST and SIGHTSEERS are dark tour de force’s that range from distressing to hilarious. Going one step further to solidify he’s operating on another level, his latest film A FIELD IN ENGLAND takes us on a wild trip to […]

Exploitation Alley: BLACK SUNDAY


I made the mistake of watching the film I chose for EXPLOITATION ALLEY alone. Usually I have someone to watch movies with, but I decided to watch this solo. I will forever (well at least for a few days) be uneasy and downright frightened. Within the first five minutes of this film I realized this […]

HELL COMES TO FROGTOWN And HELLGATE Limited Edition Blu-rays From Arrow Video!


Arrow Video is bringing hell to home video with their upcoming Blu-ray releases of HELL COMES TO FROGTOWN and HELLGATE! Both were issued years ago stateside by Anchor Bay in their golden days, but Arrow is giving both massive upgrades in the transfer and bonus feature departments. The catch however, is they’re limited to 1,000 […]