BJ Colangelo’s Top 10 Horror Films of 2015!

2015 was a pretty difficult year for me. In and out of cancer treatment, I spent a majority of the year highly medicated and trying to get my life back in order. Horror has always been therapeutic for me, and this year offered some incredible flicks to suck away the pain. While they may not […]

Jovy Skoll’s Top 10 Horror Films of 2015!

2015 really brought on a variety of horror films for different tastes. From the low budget IT FOLLOWS to the much larger scale CRIMSON PEAK, there was something for everyone. While there’s plenty of argument as to what works, everyone has their opinion and that variety has also found its place on television. Two of […]

Bluray Review: SPRING

Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead’s SPRING has taken the world by storm, with its “romantic love story that happens to have a monster in it” angle blowing people away, and rightfully so. It’s a beautiful and poignant film, full of honesty, not only in its acting but in its writing and cinematography as well. While […]

Horror/Romance Hybrid SPRING Gets New Artwork, DVD/Bluray Release Date

It’s no secret that all of us at Icons of Fright loved Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead’s horror/romance hybrid of a gem, SPRING (review). The filmmaking duo not only caught people off guard with their previous film, RESOLUTION, but gave audiences one of the most interesting and unique films in a long time with the […]

VOD & Theatrical Screenings: How Do You Watch Horror?

I watch a lot of horror films, and for a majority of these films, I’m watching them at home on a laptop or through a streaming service on my television.  When you live in a cultural wasteland in Middle America, it’s not very often that the hot, new horror film is going to play in […]

Benson, Moorhead Talk SPRING/Future Films With ICONS OF FRIGHT!!

There isn’t much that can be said regarding the directing duo of Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead. Since they arrived on the scene with one hell of a debut, RESOLUTION, the buzz has continually grown around the duo, and well, it’s all been well deserved. Easily two of the most talented storytellers in the genre, […]

Review: SPRING

Every year, a select few films are able to do what most filmmakers aspire to: transcend the genre the film would typically fall into and become something else, something greater. These films not only entertain us (as they should), but invoke an emotional response for one reason or another. Maybe the viewer has gone through […]

Icons of Fright Interview With V/H/S: VIRAL’s “Bonestorm” directors, Benson/Moorhead

Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead have done an excellent job making a name for themselves with not only releasing one of the most unique genre films in years, RESOLUTION, but have made waves with their upcoming romantic horror story, SPRING. The up and coming directorial duo have a knack for giving interesting stories to viewers […]