Scariest Film of 2015? IT FOLLOWS Trailer Proves Indie Horror Reigns!

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Ever since this hit the festival circuit earlier this year to wide acclaim, I’ve been patiently awaiting a glimpse at what many are calling the must-see, scariest film of 2015. Hyperbole or fact? Decide for yourself below by watching the newly released trailer, which certainly looks to have an incredibly original idea with a minimalist […]

Bluray Review: LORD OF ILLUSIONS

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This year has definitely been one of a hit for both Scream Factory AND Clive Barker. SF gave fans countless releases completely devoted to the genre’s fans, including the phenomenal HALLOWEEN: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION, which brought the entire series, along with the long-wanted “Producer’s Cut” of H6 to the masses. Also a smashing success of […]

Grindhouse Releasing Giving Fulci’s THE BEYOND Deluxe Edition Blu-ray In 2015!

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Grindhouse Releasing, the Criterion of horror/cult releases started by Oscar winning editor Bob Murawski and the late Sage Stallone, are prepping a Blu-ray of Lucio Fulci’s masterpiece THE BEYOND! Bursting through the gates of hell on February 10th, 2015, this deluxe edition will be sporting 3-discs of TBA goodies, but this is Grindhouse we’re talking […]

SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT & CHRISTMAS EVIL Scores Slashing To Vinyl From Death Waltz Records!

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The Christmas season just got a hell of a whole lot better thanks to Death Waltz Records! The illustrious UK record label isn’t letting 2014 ring in without a bang, as tomorrow sees the release of not one, but two seminal-seasonal-slashers: SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT and CHRISTMAS EVIL! Dread Central got the exclusive word, complete […]

Contest- Win A Free Digital Copy of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, Courtesy Of Lionsgate!

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Full disclosure: I’ve only seen THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT once, and that was when it was first released. The film scared the living hell out of me, and though it would probably do nothing to me these days, a full 15-years later, I stillĀ haven’t had the nerve to revisit it. Well, a lot of people […]

IKEA Singapore Does Halloween Right With This Spoof Of ‘THE SHINING!’

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Despite sharing only a small handful of similarities to it’s source book by Stephen King, it’s funny how the imagery from Stanley Kubrick’s THE SHINING has become so indelible in the minds of both horror fans and the general public at large. Hell, the world over! I love spoofs of THE SHINING. Remember that one […]

Icons of Fright Interview With THE DEMON’S ROOK Director James Sizemore

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If you’re a fan of practical and gory, balls to the wall horror, then be ready. The upcoming Tribeca Films’ release (hitting iTunes and VODĀ September 30th), THE DEMON’S ROOK, is a horror film that lovers of Italian horror, practical effects and just good ol’ splatter-filled carnage can sink their teeth into. A truly independent venture, […]

The Vault: Scary Movie (1991)

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A decade back when we first started Icons Of Fright, one of my personal favorite columns here was from my dear friend Jason Alvino called “The Vault Of The Forgotten & Obscure!” While tons of titles that we had vague memories of as kids were still trickling into the ever-growing DVD market at the time, […]