Video Recap/Poster Sale Info For CineMayhem!!

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This year’s CineMayhem film festival (started by Daily Dead’s Heather Wixson) might be over (having ran March 28-30th), but there are plenty of cool things left to show, for those who weren’t able to make it to the annual LA-based event (myself included ). This year, the fest was moved to Jumpcut Cafe, and boasted […]

ATTN LA: Win A Pair Of Passes To The CineMayhem Film Festival At Jumpcut Cafe!

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In Los Angeles and want to spend your weekend watching VAMP (with Robert Rusler in attendance!) , HELLRAISER, a rare art exhibition featuring the works of Clive Barker, and see some acclaimed short films for absolutely FREE? Of course you do! We’ve teamed up with the CineMayhem Film Festival creator, Heather Wixson, to giveaway a […]

HALLOWEEN Score Comes Home To Vinyl From Mondo!

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2013 has been something of a physical media renaissance for John Carpenter. Death Waltz Records and Scream Factory have singlehandedly given the horror masters films and scores lavish releases on both LPs and Blu-ray, and now limited edition-poster outfit Mondo are lending their hand for something special. On October 31st, the score for John Carpenter’s […]

Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN, HALLOWEEN 4 & HALLOWEEN 5 Back In Select Theaters This October!

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John Carpenter’s seminal masterpiece HALLOWEEN, along with its fan favorite sequel HALLOWEEN 4: THE RETURN OF MICHAEL MYERS, and the amusing-yet-maligned HALLOWEEN 5: THE REVENGE OF MICHAEL MYERS, are returning to select theaters thanks to Screenvision and Trancas International this October! “Celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the 1978 classic, HALLOWEEN with a series of HALLOWEEN […]

Fright Rags Goes All Out For Limited Edition HALLOWEEN & HALLOWEEN 4 Tees!

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It’s official: 2013 will go down as having the best Halloween season in years. Here’s a few examples as to why. Exhibit 1: Monster Cereal’s FRUTE BRUTE and FRUITY YUMMY MUMMY are returning. Exhibit 2: John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN is coming to Blu-ray with a new transfer and bonus features. Exhibit 3: Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights […]

Full Details Unzip For Scream Factory’s Blu-ray Of John Carpenter & Tobe Hooper’s BODY BAGS!

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Ready for some more Carpenter via our friends/wallet drainers at Scream Factory? Of course you are! In addition to a new Blu-ray Collector’s Edition release of ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13, John Carpenter and Tobe Hooper’s early 90s horror-anthology BODY BAGS is unzipping onto Blu-ray come November 11th! Icons friend Justin Beahm (dig on our exclusive […]

Icons Firsts: HALLOWEEN!!

Like all of you fright fiends, the ICONS OF FRIGHT staff all have a genuine love for the genre. We eat and breathe this stuff, and it’s always fun to sit back and think of the first times that we each experienced the classics. Already having covered A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET and THE EVIL […]

Scream Factory Unzips John Carpenter’s Horror Anthology BODY BAGS!

Scream Factory made a surprise announcement a couple months back about acquiring the horror anthology BODY BAGS! Presented & directed by John Carpenter (who also plays a coroner that ties the stories together) and Tobe Hooper, BODY BAGS was created to be Showtime’s answer to HBO’s TALES FROM THE CRYPT, but that idea was kiboshed. […]