“Another Hero Gone”: Jerry Remembers Roddy Piper

I’m sitting here, still shocked by the news of Roddy Piper’s passing. It hit harder than I would expect, because it reminded me of childhood, and how so much of mine was filled with Piper. Sitting down with my older brother,  we would watch every WWF pay-per-view event, and with  how much of my time […]

HalloweenCostumes.com Creates 10-Minimalist Posters For Horror Classics!!

The folks at HalloweenCostumes.com are always providing some cool posts to go along with their costume selection. Their previous LEATHERFACE INFOGRAPHIC was really cool, and to beat that, the gang over there have decided to create 10 minimalist posters for some of the most beloved horror classics, using only one or two elements taken form […]

Natty’s FIVE HORROR BADASSES

Nothing gets our attention in a horror film quite like a badass. Of course, we often find ourselves rooting for the bad guy (or girl), the random hordes of zombies, or weird objects. (Or is that just me when I watch the Evil Bong movies?) Either way, we can all agree that we love a good […]

THE 13 GREATEST HORROR MOVIE INSULTS!!

The cinematic elites often criticize horror films for lacking a strong grasp of storytelling and containing cheap dialogue.  While the die-hard horror fans know this to be pure poppycock, a lot of horror films have incredible lines that go unnoticed.  We’re all aware of the iconic quotes and one-liners of our genre, but horror films […]

Icons Of Fright Goes To The Saturn Awards!

This past Wednesday, we here at Icons Of Fright had the awesome privilege of attending the 39th Annual Saturn Awards. On the red carpet, our very own Graham Denman had the honor of speaking with some of the genre greats including the likes of William Friedkin (THE EXORCIST, KILLER JOE), Joss Whedon (THE CABIN IN […]

Trick Or Treat Studios Releasing THEY LIVE Masks!

One of my favorite parts of John Carpenter’s 1988 scifi/horror-ish film THEY LIVE, is the look of the aliens that Roddy Piper sees when wearing his pair of sunglasses. I’ve always thought it was a disgusting yet appealing look they came up with for them, and as a kid I was continually on the look […]

Full Specs For THEY LIVE Blu-Ray Revealed!

Scream Factory (Shout Factory’s new horror banner) is on a roll! We’ve got HALLOWEEN II and HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH arriving on Sept. 18th and now, John Carpenter’s classic THEY LIVE will arrive on November 6th, ironically enough election day! Below are the final specs which boasts a whole load of brand new […]

Scream Factory Unveils Original THEY LIVE Blu-Ray Artwork & More!

Man oh man. Are you guys as excited as we are for the slew of Shout Factory’s new Scream Factory titles coming out later this year?! For those keeping score, special edition Blu-Ray/DVD’s of HALLOWEEN II and HALLOWEEN II: SEASON OF THE WITCH arrive on September 18th. TERROR TRAIN and Tobe Hooper’s THE FUNHOUSE drop […]