Will 2016 be another solid year for horror?

With how back and forth the horror genre and its films did in 2015, it’s a mystery how the genre will fare this year. 2015 saw studio films like IT FOLLOWS, THE VISIT and THE GIFT doing pretty well, while others such as Eli Roth’s cannibal revival film THE GREEN INFERNO and the criminally underrated SINISTER 2 missed […]

New Documentary To Explore THE HISTORY OF HORROR & METAL!

Like beer and pizza, quite possibly the other greatest pairing of all time are horror and metal. It’s a perfect marriage, and both go together gloriously. Why, you may ask? Obvious reasons aside, a new documentary titled THE HISTORY OF HORROR AND METAL, is nearing the finish line that delves into why gore and head-banging […]

A24’s GREEN ROOM Thrashes Into Theaters April 2016!

Ready to have your head smashed? A24, unarguably one of the best independent-genre production companies in the game, is unleashing BLUE RUIN helmer Jeremy Saulnier’s nasty, punk horror-thriller GREEN ROOM into theaters April 2016! First it will open in limited screens April 1st (no joke!) and then expands nationwide April 15th! We’ll have a one-two […]

Beyond Fright: A24 Books A Gig For Jeremy Saulnier’s GREEN ROOM!

Here at Icons, we’re massive fans of BLUE RUIN. Jeremy Saulnier’s independent tale of one man’s revenge against his family’s killer is so nuanced and assured, grim yet humorous, that it was one of our favorite films of that year. If you haven’t seen it yet, purchase a copy or stream it instantly on Netflix […]

Haunting Dread & Black Phillip Await in A24’s THE WITCH Trailer!

  THE WITCH has been on our radar since its’ acclaimed debut at the Sundance Film Festival this past January, even more so with writer-director Robert Egger’s taking home the Best Director prize. No easy feat that’s made even more impressive by THE WITCH being Egger’s feature directorial debut. It landed him the gig of […]