Fright Exclusive Interview With AFTERMATH/THE WIRE Star Andre Royo!

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You can tell a lot about an actor by the roles they choose. While some are comfortable playing it easy and tackling the same kind of films repeatedly, Andre Royo definitely sets himself apart from that approach. Making waves as Reginald “Bubble” Cousins in by far one of the greatest shows of all time, THE […]

Starz Digital Set To Release SEPTIC MAN This Summer; Guaranteed To Make You Run To The Shower!

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 After hitting the festival circuit hard, Jesse Thomas Cook’s SEPTIC MAN is now set to be splattered all over horror lovers this summer, when Starz Digital Media releases the gross yet completely entertaining film on VOD and DVD This August. Definitely one for horror lovers with strong stomachs, this one played at last year’s Fantastic […]

Review: SX_TAPE

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Most gripes falling within the found footage sub-genre of horror tend to be focusing on unlikable characters, the insisting of filming EVERYTHING at all times, and the slow burn of waiting for something to happen. While films like CLOVERFIELD, V/H/S/2 and THE DEN did a great job of breaking those trends, most found footage films, […]

Review: OPEN GRAVE

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While the lack of originality causes films to suffer more times than it doesn’t, every once in a while, a film can put a somewhat familiar plot in front of viewers, and instead of following the beats and plot points of other films like it, it decides to offer up new angles and ideas that […]

Learn Five Things To Know Before Watching THE PURGE: ANARCHY, And Win A Prize Pack From The Film!!

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THE PURGE: ANARCHY hits theaters on July 18th, and it looks like one hell of a ride. While I wasn’t the biggest fan of the first PURGE film, ANARCHY looks like a cross between bad and ass (just kidding), or at least THE WARRIORS and MAD MAX in a strange sort of way. Let’s just […]

2014 Fantasia International Film Festival Boasts Impressive Lineup; Horror and Sci-Fi Titles Galore!

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The 2014 Fantasia International Film Festival is ready to hit Montreal hard, lasting from July 17–August 5th, and like usual, Icons of Fright will be bringing you fright fanatics review coverage galore, as this year’s lineup is definitely one to write home about. Everything from my most anticipated film of the year, FAULTS, Richard Bates, […]

Beyond Fright Review: WHITEY: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA VS. JAMES J. BULGER

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  True crime stories have always held my attention, as they are examples of not only how evil human beings can be, but how said men are capable of such awful acts of violence. The true crime approach to storytelling, whether it be in books, biopics, or in the case of WHITEY: UNITED STATES OF […]

UFO Doc ALIENS ON THE MOON: THE TRUTH EXPOSED Flies To SyFy July! 20th

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Have you ever had the feeling like we’re not alone in the universe? Do you often stare at the moon and wonder if there is anyone living there? Well, from the sound of this one, you’re not alone. Alien and UFO expert, (and producer) Robert Kiviat is bringing you UFO fanatics ALIENS ON THE MOON: […]