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    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 […]

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    Final Girls and Crystal Lake Lifers Front and Center in Brand New Infographics from HalloweenCostumes

    The gang over at HalloweenCostumes.com sent these two awesome infographics our way and we knew that we just had to share them with you fright fanatics. The first one, designed by Gentry Boeckel details various survival girls throughout the years and horror films that for the most part, lived to see another day after defeating […]

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    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 […]

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    Giveaway – Like Vampire films? We’re giving away (3) NOCTURNA Blurays!!

    As always, we love to give you fright fanatics anything we’re able to, so when Alchemy offered to partner up with Icons of Fright to give three lucky winners a free Bluray of the now available vampire film NOCTURNA, naturally we had to say yes. We like to keep things simple with giveaways and contests, […]

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    Icons of Fright talks NAVY SEALS VS ZOMBIES With Michael Dudikoff!!

    Any film lover who grew up watching action films in the ’80s knows the name Michael Dudkioff. Very much a staple in the action genre around that time, Dudikoff led the fan obsessed AMERICAN NINJA series from Cannon Films, as well as appearing in one of this writer’s favorite films of all time, 1986’s AVENGING […]


Review: TREMORS 5

1990’s TREMORS was a hit with audiences and was one of the first horror comedies that really took off and appealed to its viewers, offering up likable characters, great special fx, and villainous mega-sized worms called “Graboids” that would instantly become horror favorites. The film, which starred Kevin Bacon and Fred Ward, was about two […]


WWE Divas Champion AJ Brooks Leads Impressive cast in William Butler’s “The Mist meets The Walking Dead” monster film HELLSTORM!!

This is one that we’re VERY excited about. Director William Butler’s upcoming “THE MIST meets The Walking Dead” monster film, HELLSTORM now has a cast and it’s led by the three-time WWE Divas champion AJ Brooks, as well as quite an impressive supporting cast. Everyone from LEATHERFACE: TCM III‘s Kate Hodge (who co-starred with Butler […]


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 […]



For most genre fans, it doesn’t get much better than Cannon Films. A staple in action, horror and complete insanity, the studio that dominated the 1980’s were put down by bigger studios, frowned upon by most mainstream critics, and completely adored by genre fans. Led by Israeli cousins Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, the fledgling company […]


Scream Factory sending BLOOD AND LACE, GHOST STORY To Bluray this November

Scream Factory’s kicking ass with the one-two announcement of both GHOST STORY and the rarely seen BLOOD AND LACE hitting shelves on November 24th. Both films are genre gems, with the former featuring Fred Astaire and some supernatural happenings and the latter being a long lost AIP (American International Pictures) pre-slasher slasher film featuring Seinfeld‘s […]

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Fantastic Fest review: THE MIND’S EYE

2013’s ALMOST HUMAN showcased not only the talents of director Joe Begos, actor/editor Josh Ethier and actor Graham Skipper, but a genuine love for all things John Carpenter and David Cronenberg. The gory body invasion film caught people off guard during its festival run and when released, it quickly became a film that genre lovers […]


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 […]