Vicious Vinyl: THE BEYOND, CANDYMAN II, & FRIZZI 2 FULCI Dropping This Week!


If you haven’t already reduced your bank account to a barren wasteland thanks to Halloween goodies and decorations, then listen up primitive vinyl-heads because there’s some serious releases dropping this week! First up from Death Waltz and Mondo: THE BEYOND and FRIZZI 2 FULCI! MondoCon just ended its’ second year of being one of the […]

FRIGHT AT HOME – October 6th, 2015


This week’s Fright At Home is going to be a jam packed one. Quite a few releases hit shelves and online stores today, so it’ll be a bit lengthy. Everything from sci-fi/action to straight up horror, and even some horror/comedy fare thrown in for good measure. Our last F.A.H. post was a video one, and […]

A24’s GREEN ROOM Thrashes Into Theaters April 2016!


Ready to have your head smashed? A24, unarguably one of the best independent-genre production companies in the game, is unleashing BLUE RUIN helmer Jeremy Saulnier’s nasty, punk horror-thriller GREEN ROOM into theaters April 2016! First it will open in limited screens April 1st (no joke!) and then expands nationwide April 15th! We’ll have a one-two […]

Presents come early when Thriller THE GIFT Heads to Digital HD and Blu-Ray/DVD on October 27


One of this year’s pleasant surprises was the Joel Edgerton-written and directed Blumhouse thriller, THE GIFT. It was a film that shocked audiences with its restraint and ability to give genre fans a film with closer ties to Hitchcock than to the slash and dice genre films of today. Following a happily married couple played […]

Screen Media Acquires Mickey Keating’s DARLING at Fantastic Fest!


This news makes me one happy camper. Quite easily my favorite film of this year’s Fantastic Fest, Mickey Keating’s head turning, descent into madness film DARLING (review) has been acquired by Screen Media for worldwide distribution, aiming for a 2016 theatrical release. It’s a unique film that is definitely one to get on board and […]

Icons of Fright Talks Murder Mystery UNCLE JOHN With Steve Piet and Erik Crary


We all love a good murder mystery, whether it flashy and hypnotic or like I prefer, a good southern noir tale. Enter co-writers Steven Piet & Erik Crary and their film UNCLE JOHN (now playing in theaters and on VOD), which was directed by Piet. Starring John Ashton (BEVERLY HILLS COP), the film revolves around a […]

Icons of Fright Talks SOME KIND OF HATE With Director Adam Egypt Mortimer

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It’s no secret that I absolutely loved Adam Egypt Mortimer’s SOME KIND OF HATE (review). The supernatural revenge film (starring Ronen Rubenstein and Grace Phipps and now in theaters/on iTunes/VOD) deals with a young man trying to keep his anger at bay, all while being continuously picked on, was one that deeply resonated with me. While not […]

Mickey Keating’s DARLING Set to Bring ‘Terror Beyond Comprehension’ To FANTASTIC FEST


While speaking to director Mickey Keating earlier this year, the prolific filmmaker mentioned his upcoming film DARLING and how his goal was to make a film that was like a really bad drug trip, an homage to films like REPULSION, ERASERHEAD and TROUBLE EVERY DAY (interview here). Fast forward to this week, when in celebration of the […]