Five Non-Horror Shows That Genre Fans Will Love

Anyone that follows any of my social media profiles (I’m on everything short of LinkedIn) is aware that I watch a lot of television. Discovering cult classics like THE PRISONER to current hits like AMERICAN HORROR STORY, I legit schedule my lack of social life around my shows. I do have morals and refuse to […]

Editorial: WHY IT’S FINALLY TIME FOR ANOTHER BLAIR WITCH Pt.1

I was 13 when I convinced my mom to take me to the theater located inside our local mall to see a movie she didn’t know anything about called THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT. Prior to seeing it, I would log on to AOL and reread the timeline on www.blairwitch.com so I would know a fictionalized […]

EDITORIAL: It’s About Time For A Female Slasher Icon

*Editor’s note– Genre writer Danni Darko asked me if there was a topic I was passionate about and I said, “I really want a female slasher icon, I think it’s time for Freddy and Jason to have a female counterpart,…wanna write a piece about that?”, and here we are, a piece that I absolutely love. […]

THE CONJURING 2: Expect the Worst (In a GOOD way)

This June will see the release of the highly anticipated follow-up to hit horror outing THE CONJURING, which means that once more we’ll be opening the past case files of famed paranormal investigative couple Ed and Lorraine Warren. The sequel is based on the true life events that occurred in a home in north England […]

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 […]

Editorial: An In Depth Look At Why TV’s SCREAM QUEENS Matters by Leonel VHS

Lately I’ve been reveling in the fact that horror has made a huge resurgence on the small screen within the last few years. Back when I was a youngster in the late eighties, horror had a small presence on television, but albeit in a different form. Most of what was on the air then were […]

Editorial: Are sites like Rotten Tomatoes and IMDB Swaying Horror Audiences In a Negative Way?

Last month, I called up a friend and asked if he wanted to catch a mid-day screening of Ciaran Foy’s SINISTER 2, the sequel to 2012’s Scott Derrickson-helmed SINISTER. While I was up for catching the film again, my friend said he didn’t want to go, because according to him, “Rotten Tomatoes said it wasn’t […]

A Personal Story and An Inspiring Video; “Finding Solace in Positivity”

I came across this video from a Facebook post that FRIDAY THE 13TH writer Victor Miller had posted earlier tonight, and for some reason, it deeply resonated with me to the point of wanting to share it with you Icons of Fright readers. As horror fans, we all come from various backgrounds and walks of […]