Giveaway: We’re Giving Away (5) DVD Copies of Bloody Revenge Film, AVENGED!!

avenged-poster

We’re excited as hell to bring this one to you fright fanatics. Thanks to the always kind people over at Uncork’d Entertainment, we’ve been sent (5) DVD copies of the revenge thriller, AVENGED (available April 21st!), and we’re anxious to send the “I SPIT ON YOUR GRAVE meets THE CROW“-like gory as hell film your way! […]

Uncork’d Entertainment sends Alien Abduction film ENCOUNTER to Dvd This June; Trailer & Exclusive Stills

theencounterdvdcover

We all love a good alien abduction film, and gearing up to hit DVD shelves and VOD this June 2nd, is director Robert Conway’s ENCOUNTER. Releasing the film is Uncork’d Entertainment, who was recently responsible for the VERY entertaining “I SPIT ON YOUR GRAVE meets THE CROW“-like revenge film, AVENGED (review soon), as well as […]

John Carpenter’s LOST THEMES gets futuristic with”Night” Music Video!

ScreenHunter_242 Apr. 16 12.57

If you’re a fan of John Carpenter’s legendary film work (how could you NOT be?), then chances are, you’re equally a fan of his musical endeavors as well. The master of horror behind such classic films such as HALLOWEEN, THE THING, THE FOG and countless others has provided many of his films with synth-heavy music, […]

Exclusive: Premiere Of GHOSTLIGHT/LADYKILLER Director Jeff Ferrell’s “White Roses” Music Video

Ferrell

Jeff Ferrell is one busy man. Having directed the very entertaining haunted theater film GHOSTLIGHT (review) writing a book of ghost stories (this year’s The Book of Whispering Spirits) recently finished directing his followup film, LADYKILLER, Ferrell also had the time to put out a new album as well. The self proclaimed “gothic acoustic” album, Color In […]

Horror/Romance Hybrid SPRING Gets New Artwork, DVD/Bluray Release Date

unnamed (33)

It’s no secret that all of us at Icons of Fright loved Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead’s horror/romance hybrid of a gem, SPRING (review). The filmmaking duo not only caught people off guard with their previous film, RESOLUTION, but gave audiences one of the most interesting and unique films in a long time with the […]

Bluray Review: THE BABADOOK

babdook

The film that made countless best of 2014 lists (including mine) hits DVD/Bluray today, courtesy of the new partnership between the folks at Scream Factory and IFC Midnight…that’s right, Jennifer Kent’s greatly entertaining film, THE BABADOOK. Available in a regular edition, as well as a limited pop-up cover Bluray edition that resembles the book itself, […]

Icons of Fright Interview With FROM THE DARK Director Conor McMahon and Star Niamh Algar!!

ST11

Conor McMahon’s horror/comedy STITCHES hit genre lovers hard, quickly becoming a fan favorite and giving horror lovers a character that would actually warrant a franchise, given the right sequel. Instead of playing it safe and making another horror/comedy, McMahon returned with FROM THE DARK (out on DVD/Bluray now via Dark Sky Films), a film that […]

Bluray Review: CLASS OF 1984

class_of-1984-scream-factory-art-600x420

Mark L. Lester’s 1982 cautionary tale, CLASS OF 1984, makes its Bluray debut and takes the cake as far as Scream Factory’s recent releases go, easily being the most entertaining and definitely a must-own for any collectors of not only cult cinema but great films in general. Not only does the teachers vs. students classic look […]