First Look At Norman & Mother In A&E’s THE BATES MOTEL!

A&E’s new series THE BATES MOTEL, a modern retelling of the prequel story that lead up to the events in PSYCHO is currently well underway in production for the 10 episode first season. And now, we finally have our first look at the new young Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) and his infamous “mother” Norma Bates […]

Alfred HITCHCOCK & The Making Of PSYCHO; Trailer, Pics, Set Report!

It’s been a long time in the making, but November 23rd sees the release of the Alfred Hitchcock bio-pic simply titled HITCHCOCK based upon Stephen Rebello’s terrific book Alfred Hitchcock & The Making Of PSYCHO. Boasting an all star cast topped by Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock, along with Helen Mirran, Scarlett Johansson, Jessical Biel, James […]

Check Out The HALLOWEEN II & III Animated Menu Screens!

You’ve already seen our review of the new HALLOWEEN 4 & 5 Blu-Rays. You’ve gotten a sneak peek at the opening 2 minutes of the documentaries that will be on the Shout Factory releases of HALLOWEEN II and HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH when they’reĀ releasedĀ on Blu-Ray on September 18th. Well, how ’bout one more […]

The Creative Loneshark Crew Want To Bring You VIVARIUM: A Sci-Fi Thriller

As I’m sure most of you see on a regular basis, Kickstarter seems to be the new way for filmmakers to pull the funds together to make their projects. As there are hundreds of requests to back these kind of projects daily, we’re very selective about the ones we mention here on Icons Of Fright […]

Norman Bates Is Back! A&E Orders First Season of THE BATES MOTEL!

This is it! Norman Bates and “mother” are back! As someone who spent the better part of 3 years researching every aspect of the PSYCHO movies for THE PSYCHO LEGACY documentary, I’m not only thrilled by the upcoming film HITCHCOCK, which chronicles the making of PSYCHO, but now comes confirmed news of a brand new […]

Vintage Video – Norman Bates School Of Motel Management!

Alright, FRIGHT fans! Thought we’d hit you with a bit of levity as you all kick-off your weekends and if you happen to be a PSYCHO fan, well then we’ve got just the thing for you. Back during the first season of Saturday Night Live dating way back to 1976, (episode 16 to be exact), […]

THE COHASSET SNUFF FILM Teaser With Hyaena Gallery!

Honestly, I’m pretty tired of the whole “found footage” thing in horror films, especially those that intentionally use that particular device to cover up a low-budget production, but I was visiting Hyaena Gallery over in Burbank a few days back and the owner Bill Shafer told me he’d done an interview to be used for […]

Meet The New Norman Bates & Marion Crane!

No, it’s not for a new PSYCHO movie and no, this isn’t casting for the proposed BATES MOTEL TV pilot in the works, but instead, it seems the movie version of ALFRED HITCHCOCK AND THE MAKING OF PSYCHO is moving full speed ahead! Adapted from the book by Stephen Rebello which chronicles the making of […]