Review: SYNCHRONICITY

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When 2007’s THE SIGNAL first hit audiences, it did a hell of a job showing a small glimpse of the capabilities of the film’s trio of writer/directors, David Bruckner, Dan Bush and Jacob Gentry. Each director’s segment felt completely different from the previous director’s, and there was a sense of promise that you felt upon […]

Magnet Releasing Sends THE SIGNAL Director Jacob Gentry’s Sci-Fi/Thriller SYNCHRONICITY To Theaters This January

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One of the many films that surprised us at this year’s Fantasia Film Festival was Jacob Gentry (THE SIGNAL)’s Sci-Fi/Thriller, SYNCHRONICITY (review). The mind-bending, futuristic film was both a breath of fresh air and reminiscent of great sci-fi films such as BLADE RUNNER, PRIMER and even had a bit of a MEMENTO vibe thrown in […]

Bluray Review: HONEYMOON And Why It’s An Important Genre Film

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While we post a hefty amount of DVD and Bluray reviews here on good ol’ Icons of Fright, every once in a while, there are films that arrive that warrant a bit more than just your typical “this is why you need to/don’t need to buy this” review. The power of the horror genre is […]

Review: HONEYMOON

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We’ve all been there. Forming a relationship with an individual, and thinking that you know every single thing there is about that person, just to eventually see that you truly don’t. It’s an eye-opening part of life, to go through the realization that the person you once knew inside and out, every single detail of […]

New NSFW ABC’S OF DEATH 2 Trailer Not For The Squemish; Looks To Up The Ante

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2012’s ABC’S OF DEATH was definitely shocking. Everything from straight up gore, to animation and even, well,..a segment having to due with flatulence fetishes. Some liked it, some didn’t, but there’s no denying that it was most definitely an original idea, to take 26 directors and give them a letter of the alphabet and letting […]

Magnet Acquires V/H/S: VIRAL, Trailer Debut!

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The Collective and Bloody Disgusting are set to unleash the third entry into their V/H/S series, V/H/S/: VIRAL this fall, and it’s just been announced that Magnet Releasing, which distributed the first two, has also acquired VIRAL as well. This time featuring entries directed by RESOLUTION co-directors Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead, Nacho Vigalondo (TIMECRIMES),  Marcel […]

Father Is Front & Center On THE SACRAMENT’s New Illustrated Poster!

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The one-sheet’s for Ti West’s films have a much appreciated knack for embracing the beauty of illustrated art, and his latest, the cult centric docu-horror THE SACRAMENT, is no exception. Gene Jone’s Father is front and center above a mass suicide, something we’ll more than likely get a glimpse of in the trailer that drops […]

HERE COMES THE DEVIL Score Is Mondo’s Next Vinyl Release!

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Following their top notch double-LP release of John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN, the limited edition specialists at Mondo are planning to bring Adrian Garcia Boglian0’s HERE COMES THE DEVIL score to vinyl! The sexual satanic-horror just opened on VOD and select theaters today, and although we haven’t seen it yet, the praise from fellow journalists suggest this […]