THE MIND’S EYE, Joe Begos’ SCANNERS-like horror thriller full of heads bleeding, bodies getting ripped apart and a whole lot more, is opening in theaters, VOD and iTunes this Friday and we’re got a pair of tickets to a special opening night screening in Pasadena to give out to a lucky Icons of Fright reader. […]
2014 Bakersfield Clown Invasion finds its way into fictional CLOWTOWN film; Hitting theaters in Sept. & VOD/DVD in October!
In 2014, a group of pranksters, attempting to do a work of art involving scaring the hell out of the residents of Bakersfield, CA (my backyard) and holy hell did it work. They were found sitting on bus stops holding weapons, standing on corners holding balloons, you name it, they did it, and that terrifying […]
L.A.’s HAUNTED HAYRIDE Returning This October With “SECRET SOCIETY”; Participants In For One Hell of a Ride
As each day passes, we creep closer and closer to that time of year in which ghosts and monsters come out to play. There is a chill in the air as the season begins to change and the darkness of night envelopes the security and safety of the sunlight. As Halloween approaches we yearn for […]
Underground filmmaking has many infected and twisted roots. Whether we look at exploitation films from the mind of Herschell Gordon Lewis or Jack Hill, strong female characters like Camille Keaton, Giallo-styled color with Dario Argento, modern day indie filmmaking like TOE TAG‘s Fred Vogel or the slasher sub-genre with pillars like HALLOWEEN or FRIDAY THE 13TH, filmmakers […]