Right Arm Of The Law: Justin’s FIVE FAVORITE POLICE OFFICERS IN HORROR!

Sheriff, Deputy, Detective; along with the genres final girl, another omnipresent figure you can find assisting (or pursuing) our protagonists in one way or another are the men and women of law enforcement. I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite police officers in horror that stand out for a myriad of reasons (one-liners, […]

Movie Review: DARK SKIES

Aliens are one of the most terrifying fiction and (depending on who you talk to) non-fiction creatures that may or may not exist. These little green men from outer space have abducted, experimented, and terrorized their way through decades of cinema, literature, and (allegedly) real life occurrences that will forever fascinate or haunt your imagination. […]

Movie Review: THE ABCs OF DEATH

26 films. 26 directors. 26 ways to die. So goes the twistedly inventive structure of Magnet Releasing and Drafthouse Film’s newly released genre anthology, THE ABCs OF DEATH. Horror anthologies are seeing something of a resurgence in Hollywood and independent cinema as of late. Once a quite thriving sub-genre on both the silver & small […]

JUSTIN’S TOP HORROR PICKS OF 2012!

10 – THE LOVED ONES I had the pleasure of personally screening this highly underrated Australian gem to an unsuspecting audience, and it collectively floored all of us. It received a release in it’s native country three years ago, and after playing several festivals to unanimous acclaim, Paramount swooped in and acquired it. Sadly, they […]

ICONS FIRSTS: A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (1984)

Welcome to ICONS FIRSTS, a new bi-weekly column where your devoted ICONS contributors fess up and share their first experiences discovering a horror classic! We wanted to not only make things a bit more personal here on ICONS OF FRIGHT, but we wanted to open up the floor (so to speak) and encourage you to share your […]

REVIEW: Freddy’s Nightmares: A Nightmare on Elm Street The Series – Episode 4: “Freddy’s Tricks and Treats”

There are only a few things in this world that I love more than Halloween. The seminal holiday is a time filled with atmosphere, costuming, partying and the non-stop marathon of horror film watching. All of us horrorphiles watch genre cinema year round regardless but during the daily countdown to All Hallows Eve it just […]