Jovy Skol’s FIVE FAVORITE REVENGE FILMS

Editor’s note: Friend of Icons of Fright, Jovy Skol, wrote this little list of his five favorite revenge films. Filled with everything from multiple countries, his picks are pretty solid, and worth checking out if you have yet to do so. -Jerry Cannibal Holocaust An American film crew disappears in the Amazon rain forest while […]

GRINDHOUSE AFICIONADO: ISSUE #ONE

Grindhouse Aficionado… Bringing you the best of Grindhouse cinema (without the sticky floors). This months Triple Feature: Fight For Your Life, Thriller- A Cruel Picture, and I Spit On Your Grave. Exploitation films have been with us since cinema’s infancy. Take for example this tag line from a poster, circa 1895, that is promoting their latest […]

BEYOND FRIGHT – TARANTINO XX: 8-Film Blu-Ray Box on Nov. 20th!

Lionsgate is celebrating the 20 year directing career of filmmaking superstar Quentin Tarantino with a pretty epic 8 film Blu-Ray box set on November 20th!  The set will include not only all of his directorial efforts, but also TRUE ROMANCE  directed by the late, great Tony Scott and scripted by Tarantino, along with 2 discs […]

Screamfest 2011 Shorts Block #2 In Review

One of the highlights of Screamfest for me, are the short film blocks.  Sadly, I had missed the first block because I was almost dying on a Southwest flight back from Northern California.  I could be exaggerating here but I will not admit to it.  Luckily, I was able to catch the second block of […]