Icons of Fright Receives Mystery Box…What could it Be?

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This morning, while drinking a nice cup of coffee, my door was knocked on, and as I opened the door, I saw a huge box, sitting on my doorstep. It didn’t say what it was, who it was from and what was contained in the box. For all I knew, it would be Gwyneth Paltrow’s […]

TV Review: AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL Episode 7: “Flicker”

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Writer Scott Snyder has created a name for himself in the comic book world with his BATMAN series and, lately, the ongoing horror comics, WYTCHES. Another series his fans adore is AMERICAN VAMPIRE, a genre bending reimagination of vampire folklore, mainly surrounding Skinner Sweet, a new breed of the species who leaves a mark in […]

Interview: Michael Biehn Talks Comedy Series 24 HOUR RENTAL, ALIEN 5!

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When I joined the Icons of Fright team as a contributor a few years back, the first interview I conducted was with a childhood hero of mine, Michael Biehn. Biehn and his wife/producing partner Jennifer Blanc-Biehn were in Los Angeles, doing a signing at Burbank’s Dark Delicacies and were both nice enough to take a […]

Scream Factory Has Your February covered with Double Feature Bluray releases of THE CURSE/THE CURSE 2 and MILLENNIUM/R.O.T.O.R

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I know what I’ll be getting for myself for a late Valentine’s Day gift and we can all thank Scream Factory for that. Today, the gang over at SF announced Bluray double features of ’80s horror/sci-fi gems THE CURSE/CURSE II: THE BITE and MILLENNIUM/R.O.T.O.R, with both hitting shelves this coming February (which makes my Valentine’s Day opening […]

Both FEAR THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON ONE and Collectible “ASPHALT WALKER” Edition of THE WALKING DEAD: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON Hits December 1st; Unboxing Pics Inside

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Season Five of THE WALKING DEAD hit shelves this past August 25th, and like every previous year of the show, the fine folks at Anchor Bay are geared up and ready to release a collectible edition of the hit AMC show in time for the Christmas holidays. While season two had the “Screwdriver Walker Head”, […]

M Night Shyamalan’s Blumhouse hit THE VISIT Goes Digital HD in December, Bluray/DVD Combo in January

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While director M. Night Shyamalan’s last few movies didn’t exactly please theatergoers are much as his early work did, this year’s surprise hit THE VISIT did a great job showing audiences that he has quite a few tricks still up his sleeve. The found footage-like film (starring Kathryn Hahn, Ed Oxenbould, Olivia DeJonge, Peter McRobbie […]

ALIEN: PARADISE LOST Becomes ALIEN: COVENANT; Official Synopsis Revealed!

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When it comes to ALIEN news, very few stories have changed as much as Ridley Scott’s has. Somewhere between PROMETHEUS and now, we’ve gotten news that he was going to fully return to the ALIEN universe in ways that a lot of us hoped he would with the 2012 film. That eventually led to him […]

TV Review: AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL Episode 6: “Room 33”

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Last season, FREAKSHOW delighted fans by connecting the world of Elsa Mars to the fan favorite season of ASYLUM. With Pepper, AMERICAN HORROR STORY finally created a Meta effect that wasn’t present in previous seasons, leaving viewers wondering if Ryan Murphy would entice them with some more connections. This episode of HOTEL didn’t waste any […]