Review: THE SHELLS

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While the horror genre has definitely been putting out some impressive films lately (last year was INSANE), the fact is, that a lot of the genre’s entries just rehash the same formula and cliches. There are always gems hidden somewhere within those films, and when you find those gems, it’s enough to give any horror […]

Icons of Fright Interview with TEETH & BLOOD’s SEAN CHRISTOPHER

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Out now, is the vampire entry TEETH & BLOOD. It’s a film that takes a mostly African-American cast and instead of doing what Hollywood has typically done (offer up Blaxploitation films), it gives horror fans a serious approach, something that is welcomed, with the film’s story being the most important aspect. Actor/rapper Sean Christopher (AKA […]

BEYOND FRIGHT REVIEW: RIVER CITY PANIC

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A few months ago, we featured a crowdfunding project called RIVER CITY PANIC from director Tyler Amm.  Not only did the film successfully reach its crowdfunding goal, but the film recently premiered theatrically on March 20th in Ottawa, IL in addition to its participation in the River City Film Fest on March 22nd.  Icons of […]

Icons of Fright SXSW Interview: Director Jason Krawczyk Talks HE NEVER DIED!!

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Giving genre fans a film that bypasses the typical in your face approach in favor of subtlety, Jason Krawczyk’s SXSW hit HE NEVER DIED offered up one hell of a performance by the film’s lead, former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins. Everything about the film is an unexpected treat. and was easily one of the […]

Review: APPLECART

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Dustin Wayde Mills isn’t your average genre filmmaker. While other filmmakers are busy trying to appease the mass consumption of horseshit, a certain small group of filmmakers like Mills are doing what any filmmaker not following the Spielberg playbook of tentpole and blockbuster event film do: truly create art. Not in a hipster, “I’m an […]

Beyond Fright Interview With THE WRECKING CREW Director Denny Tedasco!!

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If you haven’t had a chance to check out Denny Tedesco’s THE WRECKING CREW, then you should stop everything you are doing and watch it right this minute. This film goes above and beyond what you would expect in a documentary, and contains the perfect mixture of music, interviews, and photographs to tell the story […]

Review: IT FOLLOWS

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There comes a time that we all fear as movie fans–that moment when you actually sit down to watch a film that either you, or the media, has been hyping up in your head. The premise of IT FOLLOWS is somewhat preposterous at first mention: On their second date, Jay and Hugh have sex. Afterwards, […]

XLrator Media Acquires Sci-Fi Thriller TIME LAPSE; Hitting theaters/VOD May 15th!!

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This one sounds like a lot of fun, so I figured I’d let you crazy fright fanatics know about XLrator Media’s acquisition and release plans for the Danielle Panabaker-led SciFi thriller TIME LAPSE. I love me some Sci-Fi, and I also am typically on board with the majority of titles XLrator puts out, so it […]