U.S. Trailer/New Poster Debuts For Norwegian Film THALE!!

One film that I unfortunately missed seeing at the last Screamfest Festival was Aleksander Nordaas’ THALE, and from what I’ve heard, I should kick myself in the ass for missing it, because word around the campfire is that it’s a pretty solid film. Today, XLrator Media has released a new U.S. Trailer, along with a […]

AMERICAN MARY Finds A New Client With XLrator Media!

The Soska Sister’s sophomore feature AMERICAN MARY has finally landed a stateside distributor with XLrator Media (who’s on a genre roll lately with acquisitions like Steven Miller’s Under The Bed), who’ll release into theaters Fall 2013 under their newly formed ScreamFest banner! Our own contributor Aaron gushed about the film (check his review here) after […]

Screamfest 2012 – Highlights From Shorts Block 3 & 4

This year’s Screamfest has since finished its week long run. There were a few highlights of the festival for me and I’d be remiss if I were to leave out the short films that screened this past Friday night. It seems like Shorts Block 3 & 4 had a plethora (that’s right, plethora) of amazing […]

AMERICAN MARY Pierces The Competition And Wins Big At Screamfest

The 12th Annual Screamfest® Horror Film Festival ended its ten-day run with the winners of the famed “Skully” Award announced at the closing night party held at Trader Vic’s in the Downtown LA Live complex. Right on the heels of the news that Anchor Bay has picked up distribution rights for the film, AMERICAN MARY […]

Screamfest 2012 Movie Review – UNDER THE BED

Cast: Jonny Weston, Gattlin Griffith, Peter Holden   Writer: Eric Stolze   Director: Steven C. Miller This past Tuesday, Screamfest presented Steven C Miller’s UNDER THE BED to a packed house.  While aware of Miller’s previous work THE AGGRESSION SCALE and his next project, SILENT NIGHT, I really didn’t know what to expect with this […]

Screamfest 2012 Movie Review: AMERICAN MARY

This past Saturday, The LA Screamfest held the Los Angeles premiere of AMERICAN MARY and I was lucky enough to be in attendance.  For months now, we here at Icons Of Fright have been hearing nothing but praise for the film written and directed by Jen and Sylvia Soska aka The Twisted Twins.  Folks, I’m […]

THE COLLECTION To Open 2012 Screamfest Horror Film Festival!

Back in 2009, Saw & Feast scribes Marcus Dunstan & Patrick Melton’s found some time to take a break from the aforementioned franchises to create their own potential franchise with The Collector. It’s familiar territory for the duo with it’s heavy use of torture & traps but it packs a wallop of bloody fun and […]

London’s Film4 FrightFest Reveals Massive Program Schedule!

There are a  bevy of incredible film festivals all over North America that would make any foreign genre fan cry himself to sleep at night due to not being able to attend. Hell, I know I weep every year I miss SXSW, Fantastic Fest, Fantasia, TIFF, Screamfest and many more. Our friends across the pond […]