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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 […]

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    Contest- Win A Free Digital Copy of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, Courtesy Of Lionsgate!

    Full disclosure: I’ve only seen THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT once, and that was when it was first released. The film scared the living hell out of me, and though it would probably do nothing to me these days, a full 15-years later, I still haven’t had the nerve to revisit it. Well, a lot of people […]

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Review: HONEYMOON

We’ve all been there. Forming a relationship with an individual, and thinking that you know every single thing there is about that person, just to eventually see that you truly don’t. It’s an eye-opening part of life, to go through the realization that the person you once knew inside and out, every single detail of […]

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Full Specs/Details For Scream Factory’s Collector’s Edition LORD OF ILLUSIONS Bluray

Clive Barker fans are still drooling down their chins at Scream Factory’s recently released Director’s Cut of NIGHTBREED (and with good reason, it’s amazing), and today’s announcement from the SF folks regarding their upcoming Collector’s Edition Bluray of LORD OF ILLUSIONS is one more reason to let the Barker flag fly high. It’s so awesome […]

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ManCrates.com Asks Jerry Smith “What Would You Put In Your Horror Movie Survival Crate?”; Obviously, Weirdness Ensues

As the holiday season approaches and we’re all left scrambling to figure out what to get our significant others (if you have significant others, if you don’t KEEP IT THAT WAY…jk), it can be a hell of a time cracking the code that is making your wife/husband/girlfriend/boyfriend happy with whatever you choose. It can be […]

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Kiwi Horror/Comedy HOUSEBOUND Hitting DVD/Bluray This November From XLrator Media

Gerard Johnstone’s HOUSEBOUND took the festival circuit by storm and gained tons of acclaim all across the board (rightfully so, our review hits tomorrow). The New Zealand-based horror/comedy is by far one of the best horror hybrids I’ve seen in ages, being the absolutely perfect combination of making you laugh hysterically one minute and grabbing […]

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Review: SUMMER OF BLOOD (S.O.B.)

Some guys you just love to hate. People so despicable and void of anything positive that you can’t help but to watch, those guys. The history of cinema is full of of people like that, and thanks to writer/director/star Onur Turkel, we have another bastard to love, with his film SUMMER OF BLOOD (or S.O.B., […]

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FEAR CLINIC Set To Premiere At Screamfest October 22nd; Q&A With Corey Taylor/Various Cast Members Afterwards

Rob Hall (LIGHTNING BUG, LAID TO REST/LAID TO REST II:CHROMESKULL)’s FEAR CLINIC series was a pretty big hit for the late FEARnet in 2009, so much so, that Hall and Co. decided to make a feature film out of the “face your fears” series that starred horror icons Robert Englund and Danielle Harris. Having made […]

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Charming Men with Side Smirks: A comparison of FRIGHT NIGHT’s Jerry Dandridge and THE GUEST’s “David”

At the peak of my transition from childhood into womanhood, I rented a VHS copy of FRIGHT NIGHT from my local video store.  I had small crushes growing up on people like the boy who sat in front of me in choir, but when my 12 year old eyes saw Christopher Sarandon’s performance as Jerry […]