Scream Factory Giving Empire Pictures’ THE DUNGEONMASTER/ELIMINATORS The Bluray treatment This December!

As a massive fans of Charles Band’s now defunct Empire Pictures (following the end of Empire, Band then founded Full Moon), I for one, couldn’t be any more excited about this one. On December 15th, the gang at Scream Factory is releases a combo Bluray of both 1984’s THE DUNGEONMASTER and 1986’s ELIMINATORS, complete with […]

Trailer Debut for Onur Tukel Horror/Comedy APPLESAUCE; Hitting VOD/EST November 24

It’s no secret that we at Icons of Fright absolutely love director Onur Tukel’s films, especially last year’s S.O.B. (SUMMER OF BLOOD) and the forthcoming APPLESAUCE (review). Tukel has a real talent for making films that have razor sharp dialogue and are as sarcastically dry as a desert, just the type of horror/comedy hybrids that […]

Kino Revives F.W. Murnau’s Horror Expressionist Masterpiece FAUST To Blu-ray!

Legendary filmmaker F.W. Murnau’s silent film mastepiece FAUST is making it’s High Definition debut thanks to Kino Classics! Having released Murnau’s unforgettable horror classic NOSFERATU two years ago as a lavish edition, Kino has restored the striking German Expressionist film from a archival 35mm elements, which is fancy for saying the transfer should look quite […]

Mike Mitchell Shapes Up A Timed Mondo HALLOWEEN Print; Act Quick!

Mike Mitchell’s signature series of pop culture portraits are just about some of the best art out there. From the X-Men, to Mad Max, and even some of our favorite horror heroes, Mitchell and Mondo have teamed up to deliver a seasonal treat without all the keyboard cowboy hassle with usual drops. “The Shape”, as […]

Drugs, Sex and Violence Run Wild in THE WORLD OF KANAKO; Trailer/Poster Debut

How about this one for an early Christmas present? The wonderful people at Drafthouse Films are set to release Tetsuya Nakashima’s incredible sounding film THE WORLD OF KANAKO in select theaters on December 4th, as well as making it available on multiple digital VOD platforms including Amazon Instant, iTunes, Vimeo, and VHX. The violent and highly stylized thriller sounds […]

Bluray Review: ARMY OF DARKNESS

With how many DVD/Bluray releases the EVIL DEAD series has had over the years, it’s a given that Scream Factory’s announcement of their collector’s edition ARMY OF DARKNESS Bluray would be met with some skepticism. After all, if you’re a horror fan and you haven’t purchased at least five different editions over the years, then something’s […]

Review: BONE TOMAHAWK

Walking into BONE TOMAHAWK, your expectations are obviously those of the typical western film, full of good guys and bad guys shooting at each other over some issue. What makes the film so great though, is how unlike that western cliche it actually is. Instead, you’re given one hell of a character driven film, with […]

Review: PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION

A fair warning to readers: While I will not ruin anything by spoiling the surprises of THE GHOST DIMENSION, in order to properly write about it, the events of the previous five movies will be discussed, so if you haven’t seen the others, I recommend you stop here as this is a full on piece […]