Natty’s Top Five Mothers In Horror!

We all love our mothers, and sometimes we make jokes about loving our friends’ mothers.  Especially able to be loved, are matriarchs in horror films. The bad ones make us appreciate the moms that we were given. Even if my mother didn’t understand my obsession with wanting to dress up like Kurt Cobain every day in Junior High, at […]

Trailer/Cover Art For Darren Lynn Bousman’s THE BARRENS, Out Oct. 9th!

They say there’s no rest for the wicked, but it seems like there’s no rest for director Darren Lynn Bousman! Hot off the heels of a second successful tour with his rock horror musical THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL comes the release news for his 7th feature length film THE BARRENS, a new horror film based on the Jersey […]

ICONS EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Director Darren Lynn Bousman

*Editor’s note: This interview originally appeared on ICONS OF FRIGHT’s sister site Massive Hysteria back in September of 2010. With this week’s DVD/Blu-Ray releases of both MOTHER’S DAY and 11-11-11, we thought we’d present it again to the ICONS audience completely unedited and uncut. Check it! Considering director Darren Lynn Bousman’s impressive body of work, […]

REVIEW: MOTHER’S DAY

MOTHER’S DAY: FIRST LOOK -Robg. Let’s just get this out of the way right off the bat. MOTHER’S DAY is a very unpleasant movie. I tend not to enjoy this particular sub-genre of horror movies that consist of films like LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT or FUNNY GAMES. I completely respect and understand their importance, […]

Santa’s Coming Straight For You In SILENT NIGHT!

Look – let’s be honest here. I own all 6 SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT movies. I’m sure most of you do too. I even did a write-up for FearNET breaking down each movie individuality in the franchise (you can read that right HERE). With the exception of PART 2 which is a masterpiece that defies words, they’re […]

Horror DVD/Blu-Ray News of the Week! 4/11/12

Man oh man, are we late on updating the news or what?! So rather than make with the excuses, why don’t we just get right down to it, huh? This particular post is to focus on upcoming DVD and Blu-Ray releases with clips, images, etc. So here’s the week in horror in terms of home […]

NEW COLUMN – The Week In Horror Feb.21st, 2012 With Introduction

Welcome faithful ICONS readers and supporters! Rob G here. To those have been with us since the beginning when we launched back in April of 2004, THANK you for still being here! And for those newbies just stopping by and skimming around through the oddness that is Icons Of Fright, cheers and welcome! Our goal […]

Darren Lynn Bousman Talks 11-11-11

Maybe you missed it (from the stats I’m looking at….yeah, you missed it) but while Icons of Fright was on hiatus we experimented with another site, when we had the chance to sit down with and spend a half hour talking with Darren Lynn Bousmann, director of SAW II, SAW III, SAW IV, REPO! THE […]