CLOWNTOWN Invades Burbank With Oct. 15th Dark Delicacies Signing


With the recent clown scare going on and goofy looking, grease paint-wearing people are scaring the living hell out of folks, this announcement will be a fun one. To celebrate the film’s DVD release, Burbank’s Dark Delicacies is hosting a signing featuring the cast and crew of the horror thriller CLOWNTOWN. Happening on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 […]

GIVEAWAY – Win An ASH VS. EVIL DEAD Chainsaw Corkscrew and Candle!


The fine folks over at Starz thought it would nice to give a couple of Icons of Fright readers some ASH VS. EVIL DEAD goodies and you all know, we love to host giveaways. Included in the prize pack, there’s a chainsaw corkscrew and a candle featuring Ash that would be fine, sitting next to […]

Jay Kay talks THE GREASY STRANGLER with Stars Elizabeth De Razzo and Michael St. Michaels!!


A truly distinctive and unique vision takes luck and a variety of factors to come together while swimming in a sea of uniformity. Perhaps the most unique, dirty and hilariously twisted film on this year’s film festival circuit comes from the minds of Jim Hosking, Toby Harvard, DRAFTHOUSE FILMS, ROOK FILMS, SPECTREVISION and TIMPSON FILMS. […]

Intense Survivalist Thriller CARNAGE PARK Heads to DVD/Bluray This November!


At Icons of Fright, we’re fans of director Mickey Keating’s work. One of the most diverse filmmakers around, each film of Keating’s feels completely different from the previous one and the director never feels the need to repeat himself. Thanks to the crew over at Scream Factory and their partnership with IFC Midnight, Keating’s survivalist […]

SEVEN More Scream Factory Releases You Don’t Want To Miss!!


A little while back, we wrote about Twenty Essential Scream Factory Releases, which were DVD/Blurays releases that the gang at Scream Factory knocked right out of the park. It was a fun, overwhelmingly in depth project to take on, going through my SF collection (I’m a self-proclaimed fanatic of the brand, and will continue to […]



There’s a level of accomplishment that very few films are able to pull  off: being able to be striking and effective without having to rely on continual dialogue. These days, the typical audience member tends to put their money and attention towards films that are fast-paced and have a lack of room to breathe, and […]



2013’s ALMOST HUMAN showcased not only the talents of director Joe Begos, actor/editor Josh Ethier and actor Graham Skipper, but a genuine love for all things John Carpenter and David Cronenberg. The gory body invasion film caught people off guard during its festival run and when released, it quickly became a film that genre lovers […]

Beyond Fright Review: BLUE JAY (2016)


We all have one. A first love that made us see life through optimistic blinders and caused us to look at our future in an eyes wide open type of way. We wished and expected the best for each other and there wasn’t a damned thing that would sway that young love flowing through those […]