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    Scream Factory/IFC Midnight Set to Send You Into NARCOPOLIS this March!

    Justin Trefgarne’s futuristic mind-bender, NARCOPOLIS is set to hit DVD/Bluray on March 1st, via a partnership between Scream Factory and IFC Midnight. The film deals with a world in which drugs have been made legal and a group of cops who are assigned to crack down on black market dealers, ensuring that the rich stay right […]

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    Bluray Reviews: ZOMBIE FIGHT CLUB & HELLIONS

    We’ve got a double dose of Scream Factory today, with two film reviews that couldn’t possibly be more different from each other. The first one, a zombie film full of CG blood and the other, a trippy nightmare of a film that will not leave your head for days. Some good, some bad, both hitting shelves […]

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    Spotlight Pictures Acquires Supernatural Gothic Drama ANGELICA

    News hit today that Spotlight Pictures has acquired worldwide sales for TEETH director Mitchell Lichtenstein’s supernatural gothic drama ANGELICA. Featuring a cast comprised of Jena Malone (THE HUNGER GAMES, CONTACT), Janet McTeer (ALBERT NOBBS, TUMBLEWEEDS) and Ed Stoppard (THE PIANIST), the film also boasts a crew of two-time Academy Award® nominee cinematographer Dick Pope (MR. TURNER and THE ILLUSIONIST), Academy […]

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    Icons of Fright Chats With ALL HALLOWS EVE 2’s Andrea Monier

    The RLJ-released anthology film, ALL HALLOWS’ EVE 2, is now out and ready to watch, with multiple stories from directors such as Bryan Norton (Seven Hells), Antonio Padovan (Once Upon a Time, Inc.), Marc Roussel (The Last Halloween), Ryan Patch (If I Give My Soul), Jay Holben (Hunger), The Kondelik Brothers (Airplane VS Volcano), Elias Benavidez […]

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    Scream Factory’s Got You Where They Want You When DISTURBING BEHAVIOR Hits Bluray This March

    Scream Factory is sending you back to high school, when they release 1998’s blue ribbon body snatcher flick, DISTURBING BEHAVIOR. Hitting Bluray on March 22nd, the Katie Holmes/James Marsden/Nick Stahl-led film is what happens when you team writer Scott Rosenberg (HIGH FIDELITY, CON AIR) with David Nutter (Game of Thrones, The Flash), one of the most […]

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L.A.’s Cinefamily Hosts The X-Files: Live Podcast and Marathon, With sneak preview of a new X-Files episode!!

If you live in Los Angeles, this Saturday is going to be one for the books. The cinephile favorite theater, Cinefamily, is not only hosting a live podcast of Kumail Nanjiani’s THE X-FILES FILES, but is giving fans a marathon of four of the best episodes of the classic show, but capping it all off […]

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Drafthouse and Mondo Partner Up to release Jay Shaw Poster For THE KEEPING ROOM

All of us at Icons of Fright are definitely fans of poster artist Jay Shaw (interview) , so this brand new collaboration between Drafthouse Films and Mondo for Shaw’s THE KEEPING ROOM print is quite awesome. Limited to a run of 75 prints, Mondo’s release of the poster is going on now (order here) and […]

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SHORT FILM Roundup: HEALED, A FAVOR & POSTPARTUM

We love to watch short films, some of which are directed by some of our favorite directors. Having already loved Izzy Lee’s INNSMOUTH, we were incredibly excited when Izzy sent us A FAVOR and POSTPARTUM, two more short films that she helmed, both of which have their own unique vibe to them. Adding to the already […]

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THE EIGHTIES STILL SCREAM: A VHS RETROSPECTIVE PART 2 – HIDE AND GO SHRIEK!!

Whenever I think back on the ’80s and how fantastic the decade truly was, some of my favorite reveries to indulge in are the ones of me as a kid walking up and down video stores and their endless rows of videocassettes and pickup up box after box, wishing that I was old enough to […]

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DEATHAUS FILMS releases teaser to Pandie Suicide-led BLOOD BATH short

While its Indiegogo campaign is in full effect, the Eric Boccio-helmed short film, BLOOD BATH, has released a 20-second teaser that shows quite a bit of blood, as well as putting the film’s Writer/Producer/Actress, Pandie Suicide, right in the middle of it all. Boccio/Suicide previously collaborated on the award winning short MASSACRE, which saw Pandie starring […]

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Inspired By True Story Film HANGMAN Heading to DVD/Bluray This February!!

I’m a sucker for films that hold the “Inspired by True Events” stamp on them. Sure, most of them are VERY far from what the source crime happened to be, but still, it’s the quickest way to instantly get under my skin for a terrifying time. It’s with that approach that filmmaker Adam Mason’s HANGMAN […]

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CONTEST – We’re Giving Away (2) Bluray Copies of PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION!!!

It’s been wild time with how many giveaways that we’ve had in the last couple of weeks, but we’re always looking for ways to give out cool stuff to our readers. The awesome group over at Universal is partnering up with us at Icons of Fright to give (2) readers their own Bluray copy of PARANORMAL […]