Event Report – The Big Picture: Hitchcock! Live!

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Every once in a while, you’ll hear the details of an event that sounds so, so awesome, that¬†it takes you a moment to properly process what you just heard. Such was the case when my friend Monica invited me to join her for what was being billed as “The Big Picture: Hitchcock!” – A tribute […]

RIP: Universal’s House Of Horrors

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Well, as of yesterday, September 1st, for reasons still unknown, Universal Studios in Hollywood, California has shut down their popular House Of Horrors attraction at their theme park. We first got wind of these plans via an article¬†posted over on Inside Universal, which was later confirmed. One of the spotlight’s of the theme park is […]

Jerry’s TEN GREATEST HORROR FILMS OF ALL TIME!!

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What better way to celebrate Icons of Fright’s ten year anniversary, than with a barrage of our favorites?, whether they be lists of our favorite entries into the French horror genre, our favorite badasses, or like this one, the films that make up what is (in my opinion), the greatest horror films of all time. […]

6 ‘Psycho’ Movie Characters We’d Like To See On ‘Bates Motel’

I don’t know about you guys, but I am beyond stoked for the return of ‘Bates Motel‘ on A&E, which kicks off its 2nd Season on March 3rd. As a die-hard Psycho fanatic (hell, I made a documentary about the entire original franchise), the funnest part of the show for me has been seeing what […]

Chucky Invades PSYCHO, DRAG ME TO HELL, THE PURGE, & More!

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Alright, this is admittedly pretty fucking weird. But hey, Chucky’s back (and from what I hear in solid fashion) and Universal is excited, so let’s indulge them. They’ve superimposed the infamous killer Good Guy doll into their roster of classic and recent horror hits, all of which you can watch below. CURSE OF CHUCKY streets […]

BATES MOTEL To Re-Open For Season Two In 2014!

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I flaked out of finishing Season 1 of BATES MOTEL (I’ll be fixing that soon thanks to the just released Blu-ray!), but what little I saw I extremely liked. Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore are perfectly cast as the iconic mother and son. Farmiga’s Norma finely straddles the line of seductive & deranged, and seeing […]

Check Into The BATES MOTEL Season 1 Blu-ray & DVD September 17th!

Norma & Norman Bates’ murderous exploits are coming home September 17th when BATES MOTEL hits DVD & Blu-ray! Icons editor-in-chief Jerry & I had started doing our TAG TEAM TV REVIEW for this first two episodes of the season (read those here & here), but we stopped and now we’re kicking ourselves because we’ve heard […]

BATES MOTEL’s Freddie Highmore Visits Original PSYCHO House in New Comic-Con Video!!

This weekend at San Diego’s Comic-Con International, A&E’s BATES MOTEL panel gave fans a few insights into season two (which begins filming very soon), along with treating fans new and old to a brand new video of Freddie Highmore (Norman) visiting the original PSYCHO house for the first time. The folks at A&E were nice […]