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    Natty’s FIVE CLASSIC HORROR MOMENTS THAT I’M THANKFUL FOR

    When you think of Thanksgiving, chances are that you aren’t really counting the things you’re thankful for. Instead, like so many of us, you’re probably stressing about which stores are going to have the best sale on Blu-rays, or being an introvert and cyber shopping the deals. Perhaps you’re stuffing your face, and hoping you […]

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    Roddy Piper Leads Lovecraft Meets Carpenter-Like Short Film, PORTAL TO HELL; Crowd-Funding Underway

    This is one crowd-funded venture that sounds like a horror lover’s dream. Director Vivieno Caldinelli (PICNICFACE), writer Matt Watts (Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays), and WWE/THEY LIVE legend Roddy Piper are teaming up with XYZ’s Todd Brown (THE RAID, ABCs OF DEATH), executive producer Andrew Rosen (TODD & THE BOOK OF PURE EVIL), and ASTRON-6’s  Steve Kostanski (MANBORG!!) to […]

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    Icons Of Fright Interview With THE BABADOOK Writer/Director JENNIFER KENT!

    THE BABADOOK came out of nowhere and blew the hell out of audiences during its festival run, leaving quite a mark on not only the genre, but in film in general. Taking the story of a woman and her son coming to terms with the loss of a loved one, and a creature let loose […]

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    GIVEAWAY: WIN A FREE DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS. DEAD Bluray!!

    It’s that time again, when all of us at Icons of Fright do our best to bring you loyal readers a giveaway contest to win some free swag! The good folks at WELL GO USA sent us a couple Bluray copies of Tommy Wirkola’s badass sequel to DEAD SNOW, aptly titled DEAD SNOW 2: RED […]

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    Anchor Bays Brings Demonic Possession Film THE ATTICUS INSTITUTE To DVD/Bluray This January!!

    Great news for fans of the possession sub-genre. News from Anchor bay has dropped, regarding the DVD/Bluray release of  BURIED writer, Chris Sparling’s THE ATTICUS INSTITUTE, a demonic possession film produced by THE CONJURING producer, Peter Safran. Anchor Bay is releasing the film on DVD/Bluray this coming January 20th and though it sounds a bit like […]

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BEYOND FRIGHT: Every Time I Die’s “Underwater Bimbos From Outer Space” & “Revival Mode” Videos

By far one of my favorite bands of all time, Buffalo, NY’s Every Time I Die has always been a juggernaut of craziness. A band that can be heavy as possible, but can throw out some soulful melodies at the drop of a dime, the band has always had a knack for not only creating […]

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Review: THE HOUSE AT THE END OF TIME

Hitting like a juggernaut of supernatural horror, the Venezuelan Alejandro Hidalgo’s beautiful and  haunting film, THE HOUSE AT THE END OF TIME (or LA CASA DEL FIN LOS TIEMPOS) falls to the ground and begins to take off from the very first frame, putting viewers right in the middle of one hell of an opening.Opening right […]

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Review: DRIVE HARD

It’s pretty apparent when a film takes itself a bit too seriously. On the flipside to that, it’s also apparent when you know that the actors involved in a film are well aware of it being a tad bit silly, and in turn, give performances that are not only in on the joke, but are […]

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DPYX Announces Debra Hill Documentary!

One of the most influential women in horror of all time, Debra Hill would have been 64 years old this year.  As a perfect way to pay honor and respects, the filmmaking team DPYX (Marcy Boyle and Rachel Holzman) have announced that they will write, direct, and produce THE DEBRA HILL DOCUMENTARY.  Lotti Pharris Knowles […]

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Review: STARRY EYES

We’ve all made sacrifices to be able to do whatever it is that we want to do. Some more than others, but it’s just a fact that in life, there are moments and opportunities that present themselves and we’re faced with the question of “how far will you go?”, a question that based on the […]

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GIVEAWAY – Win A Bluray Copy Of THE DAMNED!!

IFC Midnight is set to release the Peter Facinelli-led supernatural horror film THE DAMNED on November 11th, and we thought it would be fun to give one lucky reader a free Bluray of the Victor Garcia-helmed film. It looks like it could be a lot of fun! “En route from having retrieved his rebellious teenage […]

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Scream Factory Bringing CANDYMAN: FAREWELL TO THE FLESH To Bluray This January; Full Specs Announced

Fans of 1995’s CANDYMAN: FAREWELL TO THE FLESH, the sequel to the fan favorite CANDYMAN, is set to make its Bluray debut on January 6th (thanks to the always reliable Scream Factory) and today the gang at SF released the artwork and full specs for the cult favorite. Though it was a direct to video […]