Momentum Pictures is sending Jordan Galland’s horror/comedy AVA’S POSSESSIONS your way, when the film hits theaters/VOD on March 4th. The SXSW hit gives viewers a possession film that feels very fresh and unique, featuring an original score by Sean Lennon and great performances from Louisa Krause (Martha Marcy Marlene), Jemima Kirke (HBO’s Girls), Carol Kane (Netflix’s The […]
Grindhouse Releasing Sending ’80s classic PIECES to Bluray This March in EPIC 3-Disc Special Edition!
Very few films hit my blood soaked heart as hard as Juan Piquer Simón’s slasher classic, PIECES. It’s such an excellent film, one that every horror fan should experience at least once in their lifetime. Thanks to the always kick-ass gang at Grindhouse Releasing, horror fans who have been aching for a special edition of the […]
Devilworks Acquires International Distro Rights to Festival Favorite VALLEY OF THE SASQUATCH; New poster/Trailer Released
John Portanova’s creature feature drama, VALLEY OF THE SASQUATCH, was one of our favorite films of last year (review) and rightfully so, it’s pretty great. Bypassing typical scares and cliches typically found in Bigfoot films, Portanova went for a very character-driven genre drama, focusing on a broken relationship between a father and his son and […]
WOW! Epic Pictures Announces Rad As Fu%! 3-Disc “Ultra Turbo Charged” Edition of TURBO KID; Hitting Faces January 25th
Look, you loved TURBO KID, I loved TURBO KID, we all loved TURBO KID. The RKSS (the co-directoring collective of François Simard, Anouk Whissell, and Yoann-Karl Whissell)-helmed splatterfest was quite possibly one of the most lovable and unique genre films in years. Set in the futuristic year of 1997 (I’m still laughing about that one), it’s a film […]
XLrator Media Picks up critically acclaimed psychological horror film SUN CHOKE; Release Set For Summer
Ben Cresciman’s awesome as hell SUN CHOKE was by far one of the best films that I had the privilege of watching in 2015, having seen it during its festival run (review and it was featured on our TOP 10 Films of 2015 list). The psychological horror film features a career-defining performance from Freaks and Geeks/Buffy […]
Now in theaters, THE FOREST is scaring the hell out of audiences and rightfully so. It’s based on the real life Aokigahara Forest of Japan (info), a place where hundreds of people go to every year, to kill themselves. The film, starring Game of Thrones,THE HUNGER GAMES star Natalie Dormer, as a woman who ventures into […]
L.A.’s Cinefamily Hosts The X-Files: Live Podcast and Marathon, With sneak preview of a new X-Files episode!!
If you live in Los Angeles, this Saturday is going to be one for the books. The cinephile favorite theater, Cinefamily, is not only hosting a live podcast of Kumail Nanjiani’s THE X-FILES FILES, but is giving fans a marathon of four of the best episodes of the classic show, but capping it all off […]
All of us at Icons of Fright are definitely fans of poster artist Jay Shaw (interview) , so this brand new collaboration between Drafthouse Films and Mondo for Shaw’s THE KEEPING ROOM print is quite awesome. Limited to a run of 75 prints, Mondo’s release of the poster is going on now (order here) and […]