Fantastic Fest review: THE DEVIL’S CANDY

Some films leave an impact on you so profoundly, that it takes a while for you to fully wrap your head around them. Remove yourself from the theatrical experience of seeing them enough to articulate what made the films hit you so hard. Sean Byrne’s THE DEVIL’S CANDY was that kind of film and that […]

Icons of Fright Interview With LATE PHASES Star Ethan Embry!!

*Editor’s note: Ethan Embry has made a definite leap from the types of roles he once played in films like CAN’T HARDLY WAIT and THAT THING YOU DO!, to more recent meaty roles in films such as CHEAP THRILLS and now LATE PHASES (now on VOD/iTunes), a werewolf film with a lot of heart and meaning. […]

Review: LATE PHASES

2014 has ended up being a record breaking year in horror, with so many quality films being put out for genre fans. It’s a time and era that is completely full of creativity, from cults to parenting to everything in between, the genre has put out film after film, releasing something for everyone. A subgenre […]

DVD/Blu-Ray Review: CHEAP THRILLS!

THE FILM: While you can easily read our review of the E.L. Katz-directed CHEAP THRILLS here, it’s important to say that it’s a film that gets even better upon multiple viewings. The story of a desperate guy doing desperate things for money, while completely funny at times, is a multi-layered examination of  how far people […]

FRIGHT EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH CHEAP THRILLS STARS PAT HEALY AND ETHAN EMBRY!

When CHEAP THRILLS was screened at Austin’s Fantastic Fest, the film was preceded by a variety of dares. One woman ate a popsicle covered in bugs. A man had “Cheap Thrills” tattooed on his rear end in order to attain a 2014 Fantastic Fest VIP badge (worth it!) before ever having seen the movie. But […]

Fantasia Film Festival Review: CHEAP THRILLS!

Desperate people do desperate things. If there is an underlying theme to E.L. Katz’ CHEAP THRILLS, then that would definitely be it, as it’s an impressive as hell look at how far people are willing to go, when they simply have everything at stake. Full of some of the best performances that I’ve seen in […]