Beyond Fright: Gaspar Noe’s Controversial Film LOVE Hits Bluray/DVD January 5th


Gaspar Noe is definitely no stranger to making controversial films, with ENTER THE VOID, IRREVERSIBLE and other past movies of his being either completely out there or shocking and in your face. While his films aren’t for everyone, you can’t deny the fact that he makes films without compromise, without candy coating any topics he […]

Bughuul Invades Your Home When SINISTER 2 Hits Digital HD This December and Bluray/DVD In January

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While it was unfairly judged before even hitting theaters, SINISTER 2 was quite easily one of my favorite horror films of the year (review). The Ciaran Foy-helmed sequel to Scott Derrickson’s 2012 Blumhouse shocker was a breathe of fresh air, filled with excellent performances from both James Ranson (interview) and Shannyn Sossamon and a good amount […]

Rob Zombie’s Blood Soaked 31 Set To Premiere At Sundance Film Festival’s Midnight Section


The 2016 Sundance Film Festival (which runs from January 21-31) is about to get bloody, when it hosts the world premiere of Rob Zombie’s evil clown carnival film, 31, in its Midnight section. From the small amount of photos already released by zombie, the film looks to be quite the hardcore one, and a return […]

APPLESAUCE Director Onur Tukel Talks Influences, Approaches and The Desire to fall in love With Cinema Again


Onur Tukel is easily one of the most unique filmmakers working today. His style, the way he approaches various topics (genre or not) and turns them on their head, he has such a talent for giving film lovers something different. Whether it’s 2014’s S.O.B. (SUMMER OF BLOOD) and its taking on the vampire subgenre and […]

Interview: Michael Biehn Talks Comedy Series 24 HOUR RENTAL, ALIEN 5!


When I joined the Icons of Fright team as a contributor a few years back, the first interview I conducted was with a childhood hero of mine, Michael Biehn. Biehn and his wife/producing partner Jennifer Blanc-Biehn were in Los Angeles, doing a signing at Burbank’s Dark Delicacies and were both nice enough to take a […]

Festival hit SHUT IN Renamed INTRUDERS; Hitting VOD/Theaters This January


Adam Schindler’s INTRUDERS (formerly titled SHUT IN) was a hit during its festival run and thanks to Momentum Pictures, the home invasion shocker is hitting theaters/VOD this January 15th. While the plot might remind you fright fanatics a little bit of YOU’RE NEXT, trust me, it’s quite an interesting twist on the home invasion subgenre […]

Scream Factory Has Your February covered with Double Feature Bluray releases of THE CURSE/THE CURSE 2 and MILLENNIUM/R.O.T.O.R


I know what I’ll be getting for myself for a late Valentine’s Day gift and we can all thank Scream Factory for that. Today, the gang over at SF announced Bluray double features of ’80s horror/sci-fi gems THE CURSE/CURSE II: THE BITE and MILLENNIUM/R.O.T.O.R, with both hitting shelves this coming February (which makes my Valentine’s Day opening […]

Haunted House Flick THE HOUSE ON PINE STREET Screening in LA For One Night Only November 19th


Aaron and Austin Keeling’s THE HOUSE ON PINE STREET has been getting quite a few rave reviews lately, with everyone from Scream Magazine and, to Variety and Gamespot all saying that the film is one to experience. LA residents CAN experience the haunted house film this Thursday (November 19th), when it premieres/screens for night […]