Review: SUMMER OF BLOOD (S.O.B.)

sob

Some guys you just love to hate. People so despicable and void of anything positive that you can’t help but to watch, those guys. The history of cinema is full of of people like that, and thanks to writer/director/star Onur Turkel, we have another bastard to love, with his film SUMMER OF BLOOD (or S.O.B., […]

FEAR CLINIC Set To Premiere At Screamfest October 22nd; Q&A With Corey Taylor/Various Cast Members Afterwards

ScreenHunter_157 Oct. 15 11.59

Rob Hall (LIGHTNING BUG, LAID TO REST/LAID TO REST II:CHROMESKULL)’s FEAR CLINIC series was a pretty big hit for the late FEARnet in 2009, so much so, that Hall and Co. decided to make a feature film out of the “face your fears” series that starred horror icons Robert Englund and Danielle Harris. Having made […]

Charming Men with Side Smirks: A comparison of FRIGHT NIGHT’s Jerry Dandridge and THE GUEST’s “David”

PicMonkey Collage

At the peak of my transition from childhood into womanhood, I rented a VHS copy of FRIGHT NIGHT from my local video store.  I had small crushes growing up on people like the boy who sat in front of me in choir, but when my 12 year old eyes saw Christopher Sarandon’s performance as Jerry […]

HELL COMES TO HOLLYWOOD II Signing Hits Burbank’s Dark Delicacies This Saturday!; Looks to Top Huge Success Of First Book’s Signing!

Hell Comes To Hollywood II Final Front Cover

This coming Saturday (October 18th), Burbank’s premiere horror-themed book/movies/etc store Dark Delicacies is set to break more records, when they host a signing for Hell Comes To Hollywood II: 22 More Tales of Tinseltown Horror, the sequel to the Bram Stoker Award-nominated book, Hell Comes To Hollywood, an anthology book, filled with some of the […]

Icons Pirate Commentary: THE WARRIORS with Sean Clark & Rob G!

Warriors-Commentary

It’s been a while since we here at Icons Of Fright have been able to host a new “pirate commentary.” And so we were excited when the prospect of this special WARRIORS one came together. I’ve always been a fan of the film; I have vague memories of seeing it during frequent re-runs on cable. A […]

DVD Review: PENNY DREADFUL, Season One

PD

In a time full of excellent Television programming, it would be quite easy to get engulfed in the flames of Hannibal, True Detective and various other top notch shows, and accidentally fail to catch another show completely filled to the brim with excellent writing, acting and some of the most gorgeous set pieces around. Luckily, […]

Album Review: Sam Hayne’s “Spine Chillers”

coversmall

While many Halloween haunts and attractions this year will most typically be blasting the soundtracks of THE EXORCIST or HALLOWEEN while doing their best to scare the living hell out of trick or treaters, London UK-based producer Sam Haynes’ newest album of dark Halloween-themed music, “Spine Chillers” is a breath of fresh air for horror […]

SCREAM FACTORY Keeps Announcements Coming With FOUR New Titles!

Untitled-1

Earlier this week, Scream Factory announced a few of their upcoming titles, and just because they like to make horror fans’ hearts skip a beat or two, they’ve now announced FOUR additional titles. Personally, I love the variety of the recent announcements, with horror comedies thrown in there as well, because let’s face it: things […]