Shannon Talks TERROR TOONS 3 With Director Joe Castro!!

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TERROR TOONS is one shocking, gore-filled, bloody epic that proves cartoons shouldn’t be trusted.  In preparation for the release of the third installment in the trilogy, we sat down with director Joe Castro to learn more about TERROR TOONS, why he loves gore so much, and what it was like to work with the legendary director […]

Four Questions With Aerosmith frontman/HAPPY BIRTHDAY actor Steven Tyler!!

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To call Casey Tebo’s HAPPY BIRTHDAY (hitting theaters on September 9th) a wild ride would be the understatement of the year. It’s the equivalent of THE HANGOVER meets something far more dangerous, far more risky and far more entertaining. Having previously directed a concert film for the long-running and legendary band Aerosmith, as well as […]

Icons of Fright Talks Filmmaking Challenges/Successes with Tristan Clay

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Imagine co founding a production company, creating three short films and finishing up on the post production details on your first feature. These are endeavors usually only dreamed about with most folks, let alone successfully and passionately completing. What is even more incredibly impressive about all this, is that Mr. Tristan Clay is only 20 […]

Interview: HELL TOWN Writer/Director Steve Balderson

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I love horror as much as the next fright fanatic, but sometimes I need a breather and a few laughs help me get through my day. HELL TOWN really shakes things up (review) by providing a genre bending experience with a compilation of episodes from a lost TV soap opera surrounding a town that falls […]

Icons of Fright Talks THE ALCHEMIST COOKBOOK With Director Joel Potrykus

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During this year’s Fantasia Film Festival, one of the many impressive surprises was THE ALCHEMIST COOKBOOK (review), helmed by BUZZARD director, Joel Potrykus. A scary and sometimes humorous look at a hermit’s experiments with alchemy and demonic conjuring, the film sets Potrykus apart, as one of the most unique voices working in independent cinema today. Potrykus […]

Icons of Fright Q&A With I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER Director Billy O’Brien

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Easily one of the best genre films of the year, Billy O’Brien’s I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER (review soon)takes the story of a young man with violent tendencies and a series of murders in which the boy becomes obsessed with and offers a unique and interesting take on the genre. An adaption of the […]

Jovy Talks FOUND FOOTAGE 3D With Cast/Crew!!

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It’s no alien concept that trying to make a movie is difficult. Aside from putting together financing, one has to make sure the right crew is put together. From those working the camera to the cast we get to watch onscreen, if the pieces don’t fit then the movie might come out to be a […]

Icons of Fright Chats With: LET ME MAKE YOU A MARTYR Co-Writers/Directors John Swaf & Cory Asraf

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I’m going to be loud and clear for you fright fanatics: John Swaf & Cory Asraf’s LET ME MAKE YOU A MARTYR is quite easily one of the most intensely poignant films to hit the festival circuit in years (review). A mixture of the quiet southern-noir and the terrifying hitman looking for his target film, […]