Evil Lives Again In EVIL DEAD Red Band Trailer!

Alright Fright fans, the wait is over. No more dutch angled-bootleg videos. No more teaser-teaser studio gimmickry. The full and official trailer for EVIL DEAD is here, in all of it’s Red Band glory. It’s vicious, it’s gross, and good God is it gory! Check out the trailer for yourself below, and sound off in […]

Get A Glimpse of The EVIL DEAD In This Teaser For A Teaser Trailer!

A Red Band trailer is coming tomorrow for Fede Alvarez’s EVIL DEAD reboot, so until then a teaser-for-a-teaser has debuted to whet our appetites (and collectively annoy us). I hate this currently popular marketing trend just as much as you do, but until some Deadites emerge from the fruit cellar to swallow some studio interns […]

PRISON Finds A Home With Scream Factory!

Before Renny Harlin further transformed Freddy Krueger into a wise cracking anti-hero with the MTV-toned A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master, he came to America to make a horror film for Empire Pictures (one of my favorite, now defunct, studios’ who brought us Terrorvision, Re-Animator, and Dolls to name a few) titled […]

Santa Knows You’re Naughty! SILENT NIGHT Hits Theaters Nov 30th & Blu-ray Dec 4th!

We’re big fans of independent genre director Steven Miller here at Icons of Fright. This past week, Miller’s homage to 80’s Amblin films, Under The Bed, premiered at Screamfest, where Aaron was able to catch it and essentially loved it (read his review ASAP!). Even I wrote a sterling review earlier this year for his […]

Screamfest 2012 – Highlights From Shorts Block 3 & 4

This year’s Screamfest has since finished its week long run. There were a few highlights of the festival for me and I’d be remiss if I were to leave out the short films that screened this past Friday night. It seems like Shorts Block 3 & 4 had a plethora (that’s right, plethora) of amazing […]

AMERICAN MARY Pierces The Competition And Wins Big At Screamfest

The 12th Annual Screamfest® Horror Film Festival ended its ten-day run with the winners of the famed “Skully” Award announced at the closing night party held at Trader Vic’s in the Downtown LA Live complex. Right on the heels of the news that Anchor Bay has picked up distribution rights for the film, AMERICAN MARY […]


Here we are; another October, another PARANORMAL ACTIVITY film. The supernatural series has become a dominant, seasonal movie-going attraction ever since Oren Peli’s first film attracted studio attention and spawned into the box office juggernaut that we know today. For years Lionsgate’s torture-horror franchise, Saw like Paranormal, started as a micro-budget indie film), was the […]


Happy Friday Fright-fans! As you know, not only does Friday signify the beginning of a work-free weekend, it’s also the day that retro home video connoisseurs Scream Factory announce their upcoming releases! In 2013, we’ll see two former MGM Midnight Movie releases head to Blu-ray for the first time in the world: THE INCREDIBLE MELTING […]