Review: BIG SKY

I first saw actress Bella Thorne on a morning talk show promoting her teen comedy THE DUFF and wasn’t sure how to interpret her. That film was aimed towards the MTV audience that watches shows like AWKWARD and TEEN MOM.  She seemed to struggle a bit in the interview trying to establish that her film was […]

Universal Brings THE PURGE: ANARCHY Home to DVD/Bluray On October 21st

Some horror fans were somewhat let down by 2013’s James DeMonaco-helmed THE PURGE and the lack of being in the middle of the plot’s carnage. Blumhouse & Platinum Dunes listened to those fans and brought this year’s sequel, THE PURGE: ANARCHY, a balls out, completely entertaining film featuring one intense performance by WARRIOR and THE GREY‘s […]

Why ‘THE PURGE: ANARCHY’ is the Most Important Horror Film of 2014

After watching THE PURGE: ANARCHY last week, I knew that I wanted to write something about the film and its commentary on today’s society.  I knew that to properly explain myself, I should probably re-watch the film now that I knew what was going to happen and could really zone my focus in on the […]

Learn Five Things To Know Before Watching THE PURGE: ANARCHY, And Win A Prize Pack From The Film!!

THE PURGE: ANARCHY hits theaters on July 18th, and it looks like one hell of a ride. While I wasn’t the biggest fan of the first PURGE film, ANARCHY looks like a cross between bad and ass (just kidding), or at least THE WARRIORS and MAD MAX in a strange sort of way. Let’s just […]

REVIEW: MOTHER’S DAY

MOTHER’S DAY: FIRST LOOK -Robg. Let’s just get this out of the way right off the bat. MOTHER’S DAY is a very unpleasant movie. I tend not to enjoy this particular sub-genre of horror movies that consist of films like LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT or FUNNY GAMES. I completely respect and understand their importance, […]

NEW COLUMN – The Week In Horror Feb.21st, 2012 With Introduction

Welcome faithful ICONS readers and supporters! Rob G here. To those have been with us since the beginning when we launched back in April of 2004, THANK you for still being here! And for those newbies just stopping by and skimming around through the oddness that is Icons Of Fright, cheers and welcome! Our goal […]