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    Upcoming TALES OF HALLOWEEN Anthology Boasts GREAT Horror Lineup!!; Begins Shooting In November!

    I’m an anthology nut. Sure there are definitely a decent amount of uneven and/or straight up bad ones, but the ones that do it right, REALLY work well for me. I just love the idea of horror filmmakers taking the short form of filmmaking and telling quality stories in a limited amount of time, which […]

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    Short Film Review: FEAR

    *Editor’s note: Icons of Fright’s friend, Derek Smith, tackled a couple of reviews for us recently and Steve Kahn’s new short film, FEAR, is one of them. Hitting the festival circuit pretty hard right now, FEAR has been getting a lot of buzz lately, and naturally we wanted to take a look at it. Check […]

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    Review: BILLY CLUB

    Editor’s note: Icons of Fright friend, Derek Smith (No relation) took a look at this one for us, and gave us his thoughts on BILLY CLUB, a new indie horror film. Check out Derek’s review!   While baseball season is wrapping up as fall rolls in, BILLY CLUB is ready to be unleashed to the […]

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    Review: HORNS

    Editor’s note: Friend of Icons of Fright, author Derek Botelho tackled this review of Alexandre Aja’s film adaption of the Joe Hill novel, HORNS for us. Short but to the point, here is Derek’s review: Upon reading Joe Hill’s novel Horns I recall thinking how difficult it would be to adapt into a movie. Like […]

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    HalloweenCostumes.com Creates 10-Minimalist Posters For Horror Classics!!

    The folks at HalloweenCostumes.com are always providing some cool posts to go along with their costume selection. Their previous LEATHERFACE INFOGRAPHIC was really cool, and to beat that, the gang over there have decided to create 10 minimalist posters for some of the most beloved horror classics, using only one or two elements taken form […]

New Trailer, Poster Artwork For Timo Rose’s THE BEAST!

A new trailer for Timo Rose’s THE BEAST has been uploaded to the film’s official My Space page and we’ve also been provided with the latest poster artwork. THE BEAST directed and written by Timo Rose (based on a concept by Mark Hyacinth) stars Raine Brown, Joe Davison (100 TEARS), Timo Rose, Joseph Zaso, Yassmin […]

DARK CASTLE Preps 2 New Movies!

Dark Castle Entertainment has a long history with the genre having released the remakes of William Castle’s THIR13EN GHOSTS & HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL, a redux of the Vincent Price classic HOUSE OF WAX and original genre material such as GHOST SHIP. With Dominic Sena’s WHITEOUT (starring Kate Beckinsale) and Dave Parker’s THE HILLS RUN […]

RETURN TO SLEEPAWAY CAMP Features Announced; New Release Date!

FANGORIA got the word from Magnolia Pictures on what we can expect in terms of supplemental material for the RETURN TO SLEEPAWAY CAMP DVD. According to their post, special features include: – Behind-the-scenes footage – Making-of documentary – Cast and crew interviews – Screensavers/wallpaper – Music featured in the film The official SLEEPAWAY CAMP MOVIES […]

TRICK ‘R TREAT Screening This October In NYC!

Hot on the heels of todays earlier report that TRICK ‘R TREAT would be hitting DVD, SHOCK got an update on their article implying that we’d see a limited theatrical release of Michael Dougherty’s Halloween-themed anthology before the eventual DVD release. Now, FANGORIA announced that they’ll be hosting a FREE screening of the movie at […]


FANGORIA is reporting that Joss Whedon’s horror flick THE CABIN IN THE WOODS is set to hit theaters on October 23, 2009, putting it in direct competition with SAW VI, and despite the fact that CABIN has yet to confirm a cast or production start date! THE CABIN IN THE WOODS will be directed by […]

TRICK ‘R TREAT Finally Coming… But To DVD?!

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything about the directorial debut of screenwriter Michael Dougherty’s TRICK ‘R TREAT, which was originally due out in theaters last Halloween. Then it was listed as an ‘upcoming release’ on the most recent publicity sheet from Warner Bros. Now, while still unconfirmed, SHOCK is reporting that the WB […]

“HIS NAME WAS JASON” – New FRIDAY THE 13TH Documentary Begins Shooting!

Shooting has officially begun on the documentary project "HIS NAME WAS JASON" – a film chronicling the entire FRIDAY THE 13TH franchise. Directed by Dan Farrands with Anthony Masi and Thommy Hutson producing, several interviews were shot for the doc in the LA area this week, with a NY shoot planned at the end of […]