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    INTVW: A SIX PACK OF NEW ENGLAND FILM-MAKING MASTER MINDS, PT.1

    The “Boston Underground Film Festival” (http://bostonunderground.org) at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge, MA is a hub for early film festival favorites, diverse programming, film culture and community along with multiple blocks of diverse short filmmaking visions. Whether it’s the celebration of local filmmaking talent with the “Homegrown Horror” short film block curated by Chris Hallock […]

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    EDITORIAL: It’s About Time For A Female Slasher Icon

    *Editor’s note– Genre writer Danni Darko asked me if there was a topic I was passionate about and I said, “I really want a female slasher icon, I think it’s time for Freddy and Jason to have a female counterpart,…wanna write a piece about that?”, and here we are, a piece that I absolutely love. […]

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    REPO!/THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL Composers Set To Release EP series of Old Time-themed Murder Ballads, AMERICAN MURDER SONG

    REPO! THE GENETIC OPERA and THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL has quite the fanatical fanbase and rightfully so, star/songwriter Terrance Zdunich and composing partner Saar Hendelman, along with director Darren Lynn Bousman co-created some absolute craziness with those musical rides into heaven (and hell). Now tackling a concept album of murder ballads set in 1816 American, Zdunich […]

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    CALL TO ARMS: Horror Community Survivor of Domestic Abuse Needs Your Help!

    Domestic violence is something that is sadly overlooked quite often, and as a child, seeing my mother being the victim of my step-father at the time, it caused me to have a strong passion when it comes to helping those who are victimized by cowardice behaviors and people who would rather punch than talk. Quite […]

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    Jerry Talks HOLIDAYS’ CHRISTMAS Segment With Director Scott Stewart

    When it came to DARK SKIES/LEGION director Scott Stewart’s segment for the horror anthology, HOLIDAYS, the director gave genre fans something very different than expected. A story of a man who goes to some interesting lengths to get a popular Virtual Reality gift for his wife’s Christmas gift, the segment shows how little mistakes can end […]

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SWMF Short Film Review: NASTY

*Editor’s note –Jay Kay, friend of Icons of Fright and head honcho over at HorrorHappens.com tackled this short film review from the STRANGER WITH MY FACE film festival in Tasmania. We’ve got a few more reviews from the festival coming your way, but for now, enjoy Jay’s review of NASTY. -Jerry With much acclaim and […]

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Nick Simon Talks THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS

Nick Simon’s terrifying slasher film THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS is currently impressing audiences in theaters and on VOD and rightfully so, it’s scary as hell. A very unique approach to the genre, TGITP bypasses a lot of horror tropes, giving horror fans something different and is a film that will most definitely stay with you […]

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Guest Interview: Amanda Rebholz Talks I’M DREAMING OF A WHITE DOOMSDAY/THE STALL With Mike Lombardo!!

*Editor’s Note – Up and coming horror journalist Amanda Rebholz spoke with Indie horror director Mike Lombardo and we’re excited as hell to share it with you fright fanatics! We’re definitely looking forward to hearing more from both Amanda and Mike Lombardo! – Jerry   “Mike Lombardo: Reel Splatter, Surreal Talent” by Amanda Rebholz Several […]

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Nicholas McCarthy Talks EASTER Segment of HOLIDAYS!

Nicholas McCarthy is one of the most unique filmmakers working in the horror genre today. While a lot of directors focus on how flashy and fast-paced they’re able to make their genre films, McCarthy’s films (THE PACT and one of my all time faves, AT THE DEVIL’S DOOR) have always felt like they’d be better […]

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Leonel VHS Talks WHAT HAVE YOU DONE TO SOLANGE? With Camille Keaton

Every devoted horror fan at one time or another has sat down and taken the time to jot down his or her “bucket list” of people – actors, directors, etc. – who have all appeared in or helped helm horror films they love and have grown an attachment to. When I was a horror “newbie” […]

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Gorgeous Nightmare MARK OF THE WITCH Gets 6/6/16 Release Date/Trailer

I love me some witch movies, so when news breaks of a new film that falls within that subgenre, you’ve got my attention. One such film that has been making waves within the horror genre is Jason Bognacki’s MARK OF THE WITCH (formerly titled ANOTHER), a film that looks to be quite the homage to all […]

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MACHINE GIRL/DEAD SUSHI Actor Yuya Ishikawa’s Horror-Friendly Bar Set On Fire; GoFundMe set up to help!

The horror community is a good one, helping each other out when in need and also not allowing tragedy to get in the way of success. On April 12th, a fire broke out in Tokyo’s Golden Gai entertainment district, causing major damage to the 2-story bar owned and operated by Sion Sono regular and MACHINE […]