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    Icons of Fright Interview With EVERLY Director Joe Lynch and Actress Jennifer Blanc

    It’s impossible to not like Joe Lynch. Quite easily one of the nicest guys around, you can definitely hear the passion for film in his voice, and the mere mention of a film that Lynch is a fan of sparks a lengthy conversation, which is always great to have. Having recently hit DVD/Bluray, Lynch’s newest […]

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    Jerry and Natty Tackle Marilyn Manson’s “Holy Wood (In the Shadow of the Valley of Death) “

    We’re without a figure to lead the way. Every generation has one of them, and these days, there really isn’t anyone out there challenging the ideals of the Christian right, the masses putting the blame on everybody from musicians to filmmakers for the tragedies that could have been avoided with proper treatment of the individuals […]

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    Double Feature of Underwater Creature Films TENTACLES & REPTILICUS heading to Bluray This June From Scream Factory!

    Two underwater creature flicks are heading to Bluray, when on June 16th, Scream Factory will unleash a brand new double feature of TENTACLES and REPTILICUS. The cult favorites have never been available in HD before, so this will mark their Bluray debut, and both are a lot of fun (who DOESN’T love underwater creature films?!). […]

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    Bluray Review: ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK

    Scream Factory has most certainly done a fine job of bringing a lot of John Carpenter’s filmography to genre fans everywhere. With great collector’s edition Blurays of everything from Carpenter’s PRINCE OF DARKNESS, THEY LIVE and ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13, to the complete HALLOWEEN collection and even Carpenter’s BODY BAGS anthology. It’s been great to […]

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    Supernatural Horror Film LET US PREY Gets New Poster, Release Date

    LET US PREY, the directorial debut from filmmaker Bryan O’Malley, is set to make its debut on VOD/Digital download on May 26th, and Dark Sky films sent us over the brand new artwork for the supernatural horror film, and judging from the poster, there’s a lot of carnage in store for genre fans. Personally, I love anything with […]

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Horror/Romance Hybrid SPRING Gets New Artwork, DVD/Bluray Release Date

It’s no secret that all of us at Icons of Fright loved Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead’s horror/romance hybrid of a gem, SPRING (review). The filmmaking duo not only caught people off guard with their previous film, RESOLUTION, but gave audiences one of the most interesting and unique films in a long time with the […]

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Bluray Review: THE BABADOOK

The film that made countless best of 2014 lists (including mine) hits DVD/Bluray today, courtesy of the new partnership between the folks at Scream Factory and IFC Midnight…that’s right, Jennifer Kent’s greatly entertaining film, THE BABADOOK. Available in a regular edition, as well as a limited pop-up cover Bluray edition that resembles the book itself, […]

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Icons of Fright Interview With FROM THE DARK Director Conor McMahon and Star Niamh Algar!!

Conor McMahon’s horror/comedy STITCHES hit genre lovers hard, quickly becoming a fan favorite and giving horror lovers a character that would actually warrant a franchise, given the right sequel. Instead of playing it safe and making another horror/comedy, McMahon returned with FROM THE DARK (out on DVD/Bluray now via Dark Sky Films), a film that […]

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Bluray Review: CLASS OF 1984

Mark L. Lester’s 1982 cautionary tale, CLASS OF 1984, makes its Bluray debut and takes the cake as far as Scream Factory’s recent releases go, easily being the most entertaining and definitely a must-own for any collectors of not only cult cinema but great films in general. Not only does the teachers vs. students classic look […]

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GIVEAWAY – Win A Bluray Copy Of ECHOES!!

Nils Timm’s supernatural thriller ECHOES hit DVD/Bluray today, and to celebrate the film’s release, we’ve got two Blurays of the film to give to a couple of lucky readers, courtesy of Anchor Bay. The film is a pretty entertaining ride, and filled to the brim with enough twists and turns to keep you guessing (review […]

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Bluray Review: CARRIE (2002)/THE RAGE: CARRIE 2 (1999) Double Feature

Scream Factory gives a double dose of telekinetic angst and revenge with the double feature of 2002’s Bryan Fuller (TV’s Hannibal)-scripted TV adaption of CARRIE and 1999’s THE RAGE: CARRIE 2, which is a sequel to the original 1976 film version of Stephen King’s novel. Done scratching your heads in confusion? We took a look […]

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Some Sins Are Unable To Be Washed Away In Trailer For THE EVE!!

It’s always nice to discover new and exciting independent horror films. The larger ones get enough pushing and promoting, so when a smaller, more personal film comes along, it’s always our pleasure to help spread the word. Making it’s debut on VOD on April 24th, is THE EVE, a new film directed by Ritchie Filippi and revolving […]