MANIAC COP 2 and ZOMBI 2 Scores Drop On Vinyl From Mondo/Death Waltz!

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Now here’s some great news that’ll be sure to perk up your Monday; Mondo and Death Waltz are raising two iconic scores from the dead with vinyl releases of MANIAC COP 2 and ZOMBI 2 (or ZOMBIE, or ZOMBIE FLESH EATERS, whichever you desire) tomorrow! Dropping at a random time on February 23rd, these one-time […]

Icons of Fright and Relativity Team Up For Pretty Impressive THE LAZARUS EFFECT Giveaway!!

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You like free stuff, we like giving away free stuff, and we BOTH love horror films, so guess what? It’s time to combine those loves into one hell of a giveaway, thanks to the folks at Relativity Media and their upcoming film, THE LAZARUS EFFECT (hitting theaters nationwide on Feb. 27th). Dealing with a group […]

Icons of Fright Interview With GIRL HOUSE Director Trevor Matthews

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Director Trevor Matthews might be one up and coming force to reckoned with when it comes to the horror genre. Having played the stressed out and pissed off title character in 2007’s JACK BROOKS: MONSTER SLAYER, Matthews has now unleashed his first feature directorial debut, the very entertaining (and VERY SCARY) GIRL HOUSEĀ (out now in […]

They’re Here…Again. POLTERGEIST Remake Poster & Trailer Debuts!

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Tobe Hooper’s (or Steven Spielberg’s, depending on if you follow credit or fact) POLTERGEIST was and is a highly effective, horror masterpiece. I recently revisited the film and found that even during the day, it’s still scary as ever and had me corner checking my own apartment. More than that is the film’s fully realized […]

Watch An EXCLUSIVE Clip From True Event Horror FORECLOSURE; Hits VOD Today!

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Last month we brought you the news that Virgil Films’ upcoming UNSOLVED MYSTERIES-esque FORECLOSURE was hitting VOD today, and then to DVD next week on February 10th. If that’s your sort of thing then you’re in luck, because we’ve been provided with an exclusive clip of the horror starring Michael Imperioli and BREAKING BAD‘s David […]

Masked Trio Ready To Invade Theaters Again In THE STRANGERS 2?

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THE STRANGERS was a surprise sleeper hit in the Summer of ’08 for Universal. Not only did it kill at the box office ($52 million on a $9 million budget), but in terms of quality as it’s a solid studio horror offering. A sequel has been oddly laying dormant since then, with a script by […]

Top Ten List Mainstay STARRY EYES Hitting Bluray/DVD This February; Reversible Art Included

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Dennis Widmyer & Kevin Kolsch’s STARRY EYES is resting comfortably in most of this year’s Top Ten lists ( all of us at Icons of Fright loved it), and rightfully so, it’s deserving of its accolades. Very few films capture that “how far will you go for what you want?” question so perfectly as Widmyer/Kolsch’s […]

Bluray Review: TUSK

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Kevin Smith is definitely at an interesting point in his career. Once the king of the indie comedy genre, Smith has worked hard at dipping his toes in genres that typically wouldn’t be associated with the same guy whose characters complained about working on their day off, or various other topics that many people found […]