Icons of Fright chats with TALES OF HALLOWEEN director Darren Lynn Bousman

Adding to our TALES OF HALLOWEEN (out now in limited theaters/VOD)coverage this week, we spoke to director Darren Lynn Bousman, whose “The Night Billy Raised Hell” segment shows the more mischievous side of Halloween. Having previously helmed SAW 2–4, MOTHER’S DAY, THE BARRENS and other films, Bousman went for more of a comedic route with his […]

Review: ALLELUIA! THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL

Being a horror fan is usually the easiest way to earn a raised eyebrow from “normal” society, but being a jazz-squaring, belt singing, musical theatre fan in the horror community will almost always send you off to the isolated Island of Misfit Fandom. Luckily, for the proud and passionate citizens of this island, Darren Lynn […]

Icons of Fright Talks ALLELUIA!: THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL With Director Darren Lynn Bousman!

Darren Lynn Bousman certainly knows how to make a wide variety of films. Having directed three SAW films (II, III and IV), the Jersey Devil shocker THE BARRENS and the brutal loose remake of MOTHER’S DAY, the prolific director has done a lot for the genre…and we haven’t even gotten to his musicals yet. Teaming up […]

Bousman/Zdunich Unleash Heaven Vs. Hell Musical Sequel ALLELUIA! THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL; U.S. Tour begins August 11th in LA

Fans of of both REPO: THE GENETIC OPERA and THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL can belt out high notes of joy, with the announcement of ALLELUIA! THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL, the sequel to Darren Lynn Bousman (SAW 2, THE BARRENS) and Terrance Zdunich’s 2012 musical. The film, which stars  Emilie Autumn, Tech N9ne (!), Adam Pascal and Paul Sorvino, […]

TALES OF HALLOWEEN Anthology Filled To The Brim With Cameos; Story Titles Revealed!

Last month, we reported the announcement of  “The October Society”, a group of horror filmmakers coming together to give fans TALES OF HALLOWEEN, a series of interconnected stories each with a unique Halloween theme.  The concept was created by SOULMATE director Axelle Carolyn and the list of directors involved is an impressive one, with Darren Lynn Bousman […]

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 […]

THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL Last Stop? Blu-Ray/DVD October 23rd!

After two successful US tours, THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL is finally coming home to Blu-Ray and DVD on October 23rd! The project marked yet another collaboration between director Darren Lynn Bousman and writer/actor Terrance Zdunich, the core creative group behind the cult phenomenon flick REPO! THE GENETIC OPERA and now fans that couldn’t make it out for The Devil’s […]

Trailer/Cover Art For Darren Lynn Bousman’s THE BARRENS, Out Oct. 9th!

They say there’s no rest for the wicked, but it seems like there’s no rest for director Darren Lynn Bousman! Hot off the heels of a second successful tour with his rock horror musical THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL comes the release news for his 7th feature length film THE BARRENS, a new horror film based on the Jersey […]