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    DVD Review: DEADBEAT: Season One

    Good TV shows are hard to come by. Well, it used to be that way, but these days we’re given such great Television as Hannibal, True Detective, Penny Dreadful and so on, that it seems that we’re living in a great time for TV. With such dramatic shows kicking ass nonstop, the amount of genuinely […]

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    THE ANATOMY OF FEAR Book Hits Stores This September; Features Interviews With 21 Horror/Sci-Fi Writers, Directors!

    I love reading, especially when it deals with horror, sci-fi, or the people who have created some of my favorite films. It’s always fun to read the stories of what went right, what went wrong and everything in between on films that you dig, and when books like that come out, we like to send […]

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    ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK RETURNS WITH A TEAM-BASED REMAKE!

    Hold on to your eye patches, folks, ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK is coming back!  STARLOG dropped the news today (that we found via Fangoria) that the intended remake from Silver Pictures and StudioCanal are kicking into high gear.  As of right now, the film is still in very early pre-production and without an official director, but […]

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    Event Report: Natty Tackles The 10th Anniversary Johnny Ramone Tribute!!

    On August 24th, a beautiful Sunday evening, a line formed outside of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The crowd was full of diverse characters, but we all had one thing in common: we have a strong love of horror, and music. So there I was, about to enter Johnny Ramones 10th Anniversary Tribute, and I was […]

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    Original SAW Film Heads Back To Theaters This October For 10th Anniversary!!

    Great news for fans of the SAW franchise. In celebration of the original film’s 10th anniversary, Lionsgate is bringing the film that kickstarted both James Wan and Leigh Whannell’s careers back to the big screen this October. For one week only, fans can experience 2004′s SAW theatrically one more time, with an October 31st (Halloween) […]

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Director Of Fan-Favorite STITCHES Wraps New Film, FROM THE DARK For Dark Sky Films/MPI

Conor McMahon’s 2013 horror/comedy STITCHES caught genre fans off guard, with its perfect combination of laughs and scares, giving viewers not only a fun time, but a villain that viewers could enjoy. While fans of that film have been begging for a STITCHES sequel, McMahon has been working on a different directorial follow-up, the supernatural […]

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Review: THE POSSESSION OF MICHAEL KING (2014)

Among horror fans, there is a deep attraction to films involving demonic possessions. Whether it is caused by fascination, or because they happen to scare the hell out of the bravest souls (especially Jerry), there is usually a huge fan base for a film that shows someone losing their souls to the dark side. There […]

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Icons of Fright’s Writing Mixtape, Part Four: Josh Soriano

I rarely get alone time in my current living situation, which can sometimes make it difficult to get into the proper head space for writing. As an artist, I’m already heavily critical of what I’m working on, so it’s helpful to be able to release some anxiety though music. Besides inducing a creative break, music […]

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Sean Astin, Gina Gershon Joins Cast Of New Sequel, BAD KIDS GO 2 HELL; First Film’s Star Directs This Time

Fans of last year’s BAD KIDS GO TO HELL can get excited again, with the new announcement that Sean Astin (THE GOONIES, THE LORD OF THE RINGS, CABIN FEVER: PATIENT ZERO), his daughter Ali Astin, Sammi Hanratty, Drake Bell (Nickelodeon’s “Drake & Josh“)and the always great Gina Gershon (JOE, BOUND) have all joined the cast of BAD […]

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William Butler and Transition Entertainment Penning THE SURVIVORS;Horror EXPENDABLES Of Final Girls!!

This is definitely the news of the week. Horror actor/director William Butler (LEATHERFACE: TCM III, NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD remake, director of MADHOUSE) has just announced THE SURVIVORS, an upcoming horror ensemble, featuring quite an impressive cast of some of horrors most beloved final girls, all banding together to stop a serial killer. This […]

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THE TWILIGHT ZONE: Complete ’80s Series Heading To DVD August 26th!!

RLJ/Image Entertainment is getting prepared to make fans ecstatic, when they unleash THE TWILIGHT ZONE: THE COMPLETE ’80s SERIES onto DVD next week (August 26th). The updated take on Rod Serling’s classic and beloved series lasted three seasons, from 1985 to 1989 and showcased episodes like two of my favorites, the heartbreaking William Sanderson (BLADE RUNNER, SOMETIMES […]

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Tribeca Films’ THE DEMON’S ROOK, A Love Letter To Italian Horror; Trailer Gory As Hell

Today’s entries into the zombie subgenre typically fall into the repetitive slow-walking/fast-running categories, very rarely offering much else. Back in the day, films like Fulci’s ZOMBI, THE GATES OF HELL and/or Bava’s DEMONS stood out because they offered something fresh and exciting, something that today’s undead efforts often lack. Enter James Sizemore’s film THE DEMON’S ROOK, […]