Icons of Fright Chats With WE ARE STILL HERE Director Ted Geoghegan!!

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Directing your first feature film can be daunting. It’s so easy to not quite now what you’re getting into, and even easier to put out a very flawed debut. As a horror (and film in general) fan though, there is nothing better than being able to witness the birth or a true genre auteur, one […]

ICONS OF FRIGHT Announces FICTIONAL FRIGHTS Short Story Series; Open To Writers

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Welcome to FICTIONAL FRIGHTS, an on-going series of short stories, provided by not only the Icons of Fright staff, but by industry friends and friends in general. In this fast paced, always on your phone type of life (I’m very guilty of it myself), our attention spans have been replaced with a constant need to […]

5 Things I Learned From Gunnar Hansen’s ‘Chain Saw Confidential’

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Tobe Hooper’s original 1974 classic ‘The Texas Chain Saw Massacre‘ is not only one of the greatest horror movies ever made, but it also happens to be one of my all time favorite films of any genre. And even now, 40 years later, I still revisit it often, read articles and books, watch any & […]

10 Random Horror Movie Questions with BJ Colangelo

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No two horror fans are alike, and our differing tastes is a large part of why horror remains such a successful genre. ¬†Fear is universal, but what exactly inspires that fear varies from person to person. ¬†Over on Halloween Love, journalist John Squires tagged me in a “10 Random Horror Questions” survey that’s been circulating […]

A Look Back At Rob G.’s FEARnet Video Interviews

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This upcoming April will mark the one year anniversary of the dissolution of FEARnet, both as a network and a website. For me in particular, it’s difficult because a lot of the staff I was fortunate enough to share office space with worked really, really hard on the output that appeared both on the cable […]

Jason Lives! New FRIDAY THE 13th Video Game Due Oct 2015!

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Look, I’ll be honest. I’m not much of a video game buff these days. I fell out of video games a long time ago and now feel like an idiot that I never got the hang of first person perspective games. I have enough anxiety as it is. However, I unapologetically loved and was terrified […]

Editorial: Where 2014 Took Us and Where 2015 Will lead Us

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2014 was a year full of interesting times. A mixed bag with so many varying degrees. With it finally being over, and 2015 starting off with a New Year’s bang for me (more on that soon), I felt the need to write this editorial piece on how 2014 led to what will, in my opinion, […]

Rob G.’s TOP 10 HORROR FILMS OF 2014!

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Welcome, fellow fiends! Another year come and gone & it was quite a year for independent cinema. Not a single “studio” picture on my list, which isn’t surprising, considering some of the greatest horror films of all time – HALLOWEEN, THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE, BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, etc – were all innovative low budget […]