Beyond Fright: A24 Books A Gig For Jeremy Saulnier’s GREEN ROOM!

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Here at Icons, we’re massive fans of BLUE RUIN. Jeremy Saulnier’s independent tale of one man’s revenge against his family’s killer is so nuanced and assured, grim yet humorous, that it was one of our favorite films of that year. If you haven’t seen it yet, purchase a copy or stream it instantly on Netflix […]

Haunting Dread & Black Phillip Await in A24’s THE WITCH Trailer!

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  THE WITCH has been on our radar since its’ acclaimed debut at the Sundance Film Festival this past January, even more so with writer-director Robert Egger’s taking home the Best Director prize. No easy feat that’s made even more impressive by THE WITCH being Egger’s feature directorial debut. It landed him the gig of […]

Massive Scream Factory Update! Slashers, Trolls, Ghosts, Goblins & More For November!

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October is just around the corner, thus unloading a deluge of horror happenings like a trick-or-treater’s pillowcase bursting at the seams with goodies. If candy rots your teeth, then prepare for Scream Factory to fill our eyes with HD cavities. They’ve already got us covered all month long in October, with deluxe editions of ARMY […]

FRIDAY THE 13TH Series Slashing Forward At The CW!

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Last year, it was reported that creator Sean Cunningham and his Crystal Lake Entertainment were in development on turning their flagship slasher franchise, FRIDAY THE 13TH, into an hour-long television series. It took a while to get going, but today saw the light turn from red to green as The CW has picked it up! […]

Are You Ready For Freddy (Again)? New Line Dreaming Up A New NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET!

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The man of your dreams is returning! That’s right, Freddy Krueger is being resurrected once more by “the house that Freddy built”, New Line Cinema. Sources say that ORPHAN and THE CONJURING 2: THE ENFIELD POLTERGEIST screenwriter David Leslie Johnson is taking a slice at remaking A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET once more. No major […]

CREEP and the Big Bad “C-Word”

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A lot of things change when you find out you’re dying. People who were mean to you decades ago will come out of the woodwork and try to make amends, everyone around you starts to handle you with kid-gloves, and perfect strangers will let you do whatever the hell you want. My family likes to […]

Anthology Horror TALES OF HALLOWEEN Trailer Offers Tricks, Treats, & More!

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“Everyday on Halloween, this town goes batshit crazy…” That opening line in the debut trailer for TALES OF HALLOWEEN should give you an idea of what’s in store. Ten directors. Ten segments. Dozens of ways to hopefully scare us silly. TALES OF HALLOWEEN is another in the (thankfully) ever-growing pantheon of horror anthologies that centers […]

Hail To The King! ASH VS. EVIL DEAD Trailer Is A Boomstick Blast To The Face!

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Its been 25 years since we’ve last seen or heard from our favorite doomed, deadite slaying, wise cracking hero Ashley J. Williams, or more iconically, Ash. For years rumors, false starts, and hopeful happenings emerged regarding EVIL DEAD 4, a true sequel that would follow the events of ARMY OF DARKNESS and reunite the trio […]