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    Blair Witch Director Returns With Bigfoot Shocker EXISTS; Hits DVD/Digital This February!

    What’s the best way to follow-up Bobcat Godlthwait’s bigfoot film, WILLOW CREEK, a film that a lot of audiences felt was a tad bit too close to THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT? Well, enter THE BLAIR WATCH PROJECT director, Eduardo Sanchez. The man somewhat responsible for creating the found footage craze figured it was time to […]

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    BJ Colangelo’s Top 15 Horror Movies of 2014

    We’re only half a month away from 2015, and it’s time to look back on the year, jump on our soap boxes, and crank out our “Best of the Year” lists.  2014 may have been a weak year for theatrical horror films, but the independent circuit was booming. I saw films in 2014 that have […]

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    Icons of Fright interview With THE DEVICE Director Jeremy Berg!!

    Bypassing the flash and quick cuts of a lot of today’s horror films, director Jeremy Berg, along with this production company, The October People, have done a great job putting out very story-driven genre films. Having directed THE INVOKING and now THE DEVICE (out today!), Berg’s films are closer to the slow-burn approach that horror […]

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    Win A Prize Pack Courtesy Of THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2 ANGEL OF DEATH And Relativity Media!!

    All of us at Icons of Fright love to throw things your way, and thanks to the gang at Relativity Media and their upcoming film, THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2 ANGEL OF DEATH (hitting theaters January 2nd), we’ve got a good one for ya. One of you lucky Icons of Fright readers is about to get […]

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    Scream Factory Sends THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Your Way This February!

    While a lot of horror fans tend to talk about Freddy nonstop when Robert Englund’s name comes up, a film and role that is sometimes overlooked and underrated, is the Dwight H. Little-helmed 1989 film, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. A gruesome and gory take on the 1910 Gaston Leroux novel, the film has always been […]

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GIVEAWAY – Win A Bluray Copy Of THE DAMNED!!

IFC Midnight is set to release the Peter Facinelli-led supernatural horror film THE DAMNED on November 11th, and we thought it would be fun to give one lucky reader a free Bluray of the Victor Garcia-helmed film. It looks like it could be a lot of fun! “En route from having retrieved his rebellious teenage […]

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Scream Factory Bringing CANDYMAN: FAREWELL TO THE FLESH To Bluray This January; Full Specs Announced

Fans of 1995’s CANDYMAN: FAREWELL TO THE FLESH, the sequel to the fan favorite CANDYMAN, is set to make its Bluray debut on January 6th (thanks to the always reliable Scream Factory) and today the gang at SF released the artwork and full specs for the cult favorite. Though it was a direct to video […]

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Review: THE BABADOOK

As much flack as it gets from the academy, “serious” film buffs who think it’s beneath them and god knows who else, the horror genre is by far the most intelligent one of them all. Sure, there are more than enough bad entries thrown out there for Walmart $5 bin consumption, but on the flip […]

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Review: JESSABELLE

The supernatural horror film has been done to death, It’s always someone being haunted until they realize that the spirit is just wanting closure, it’s all been done, time and time again. With that being said, when a film that falls into the supernatural horror arena and offers something new, it’s exciting, and very easy […]

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Beyond Fright Review: WHY DON’T YOU PLAY IN HELL?

Every once in a while a film comes along, demanding your undivided attention, and succeeding at completely blowing your mind. Sion Sono’s WHY DON’T YOU PLAY IN HELL? is exactly that kind of film,…and more. There’s enough blood, Japanese Yakuza action and clever humor to guarantee a great time and a demand to get quite a few laughs […]

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TWILIGHT ZONE Fans Get Ready: The Most Epic TZ Boxset Arrives Next Week (Nov.11th)!!

Holy shit. Sorry for the profanities being right up front there, but is there really anything else that could be said about what is destined to be the most comprehensive TWILIGHT ZONE boxset of all time (and we all know there have been a lot!)? November 11th marks THE TWILIGHT ZONE day, as Image Entertainment […]

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ICONS Interview With Prolific Zombie Author Scott Kenemore

Scott Kenemore is the author of a series of humor books about the undead, and five horror novels.  You may know him best known for a humor book called The Zen of Zombie and the popular novel titled Zombie, Ohio.  In addition to his books, he’s also published short stories and essays everywhere from The […]