Review: HORNS

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Editor’s note: Friend of Icons of Fright, author Derek Botelho tackled this review of Alexandre Aja’s film adaption of the Joe Hill novel, HORNS for us. Short but to the point, here is Derek’s review: Upon reading Joe Hill’s novel Horns I recall thinking how difficult it would be to adapt into a movie. Like […]

IKEA Singapore Does Halloween Right With This Spoof Of ‘THE SHINING!’


Despite sharing only a small handful of similarities to it’s source book by Stephen King, it’s funny how the imagery from Stanley Kubrick’s THE SHINING has become so indelible in the minds of both horror fans and the general public at large. Hell, the world over! I love spoofs of THE SHINING. Remember that one […]

THE TWILIGHT ZONE: Complete ’80s Series Heading To DVD August 26th!!


RLJ/Image Entertainment is getting prepared to make fans ecstatic, when they unleash THE TWILIGHT ZONE: THE COMPLETE ’80s SERIES onto DVD next week (August 26th). The updated take on Rod Serling’s classic and beloved series lasted three seasons, from 1985 to 1989 and showcased episodes like two of my favorites, the heartbreaking William Sanderson (BLADE RUNNER, SOMETIMES […]


This one brings a massive smile to my face. After already making its premiere at the recent Viscera Film Festival, filmmakers John Campopiano & Justin White’s trailer for their upcoming documentary UNEARTHED & UNTOLD: THE PATH TO PET SEMATARY has now found its way online, and it definitely looks like a fun time. Check it […]

Cemetery Dance Publications Set to Unleash Stephen King’s THE DARK MAN This July!!

Hardcore Stephen King fans have definitely heard of THE DARK MAN, and now thanks to the folks at Cemetery Dance Publications, the long unpublished prequel poem to THE STAND will finally be released on July 30th, in a special hardcover edition. As a lifelong fan of King’s, this makes me grin from ear to ear, […]

Full Preview of Stephen King’s UNDER THE DOME TV Series

I confess… I bought Stephen King’s epic novel for UNDER THE DOME shortly after it came out and I haven’t had the courage to tackle it quite yet. I mean, there it is on my book shelf, staring back at me, just daring me to devote all my time and energy into tackling all 1088 […]

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Acquires Rights to Stephen King’s ’11/22/63′ For Television!

Sounding like a darker BACK TO THE FUTURE, Stephen King’s novel, ‘11/22/63‘ tells the tale of a man who travels back in time with five years to stop the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The plot has film or television adaption written all over it, and from the sound of it, J.J. Abrams (SUPER 8, […]

Brand New Trailer For CARRIE Remake Hits Hard!!

Remakes. Some are decent, some are great, some are downright bad. Everything under the sun is being remade these days, and it seems like that trend isn’t going away anytime soon, so I guess we can all just hope for the best. Stephen King’s debut novel CARRIE was first adapted to the screen by Brian […]