DRACULA UNTOLD Heading To Digital HD This January; DVD/Bluray Coming In February!

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While Luke Evans has officially left the upcoming reboot of THE CROW, one film that he definitely WAS in this year, was Universal’s DRACULA UNTOLD. Divisive between most horror fans, who either loved or hated the “Dracula as an antihero” angle of the film, the film made a decent amount of money at the box office, […]

Team Behind FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS Debuts Vampire Mockumentary WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS Trailer; Looks Like Hilarious, Dry Fun

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Personally, I absolutely loved HBO’s The Flight of the Conchords. That dry, witty sense of humor was perfectly in line with the kinds of comedies that I dig. With that said, it’s safe to say I was over the moon when it was announced that the team behind the hit show was making a “mockumentary” […]

New [REC] 4: APOCALYPSE Stills Show Quite A Bit Of Gore; Virus Spreads Globally!

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We’re all big fans of the [REC] series, and when we were sent a batch of brand new stills from the upcoming [REC] 4: APOCALYPSE (coming January 2nd via Magnet Releasing) we just had to show them to you fright fanatics. The film, which takes the original film’s reporter, Angela, out of the apartment building and […]

Review: DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS. DEAD

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Tommy Wirkola’s 2009 spectacularly gory Nazi zombie film, DEAD SNOW, left quite the impression on horror fans, with its heavy on the practical effects and even heavier on the comedy side of horror approach. While  the film dealing with a group of Norwegian friends unleashing a horde of zombies wanting their blessed gold back left […]

Fright Rags Aiming To PUNISH With PRE-ORDER Of Their Epic SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT 30th Anniversary Collection; Releasing This December!

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For you Christmas horror-loving fright fanatics out there, it’s time to wet your pants! Really, get a change of underwear before reading on….got ‘em? Ok. The gang at Fright Rags is at it again, with the newly announced pre-order announcement of their 30th Anniversary SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT collection, featuring enough SNDN swag to make […]

Beyond Fright Review: THE CONGRESS

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*Editor’s note: Friend of Icons of Fright, Derek Smith, tackled this review of Drafthouse Films’ THE CONGRESS for us. Be sure to check out his site (linked at the bottom) for his experiences taking on classic films for the first time!-Jerry Mankind by default is a selfish breed. We do our best to survive, with our […]

Instrumental Horror Mastermind Sam Haynes Offers FREE Download Of Christmas-Themed Horror Music!

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In October, we reviews the most recent release from Sam Haynes (here), U.K.’s horror mastermind. Having a great knack from creating terrifying, ambient landscapes perfect for haunted houses, background writing music and/or just terrifying the hell out of your kids, Haynes took to Twitter this afternoon, giving fans an announcement that he’s offering up a […]

Icons of Fright Interview With LATE PHASES Star Ethan Embry!!

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*Editor’s note: Ethan Embry has made a definite leap from the types of roles he once played in films like CAN’T HARDLY WAIT and THAT THING YOU DO!, to more recent meaty roles in films such as CHEAP THRILLS and now LATE PHASES (now on VOD/iTunes), a werewolf film with a lot of heart and meaning. […]