Michael Dougherty’s KRAMPUS Punishes The Naughty in Debut Trailer!

TRICK ‘R TREAT is a masterpiece, there’s no doubt about it. Michael Dougherty’s razor-sharp ode to All Hallows Eve is as dementedly fun as they come, nailing the true aesthetic of the holiday, and creating a classic to thrill & chill for generations to come. TRICK ‘R TREAT 2 was revealed to be greenlit a […]

Rob G’s Best Horror Soundtrack Releases of 2014!

Holy smokes, was this an incredible year for horror soundtrack releases on vinyl, both old and new! Last year saw a tremendous rise for collector’s firing up their old turntables and rediscovering some of their favorite horror movie scores. This year, fan favorite labels such as Death Waltz Recording Company, Waxwork Records and One Way […]

Natty’s Five Horror Films To Get You Stoked For Halloween!

Oh, mid-September. The Halloween décor is creeping up on us, the candy corn is flowing like cheap vodka at a bachelorette party, and the biggest decision in your life is what costume to wear. True, the temperatures (if you are living in certain parts of California) are in the hundreds, and not very Halloween or fall-like […]

Sam Lives! TRICK ‘R TREAT 2 Is Official!

Beyond Fest is wrapping up its debut year of programming, but tonight a screening of Mike Dougherty’s perennial classic TRICK ‘R TREAT yielded some incredible news. During the live Q&A, Legendary Pictures officially announced a sequel: TRICK ‘R TREAT 2 is a go! Dougherty will be back as writer/director, and Sam – the pint sized, […]

10 More Horror Movie Themes For Your HALLOWEEN! (2012 Edition!)

Happy (almost) Halloween, faithful fright fiends! My friend Christel had contacted me several weeks ago asking for suggestions of horror movie music that could possibly be used for a skit that one of the performers of her An October Evening event was planning to do. The request was for something a little unconventional rather than […]

TV Horror: Meet The New Monsters of MOCKINGBIRD LANE & HANNIBAL

Casting news broke yesterday regarding MOCKINGBIRD LANE, NBC’s new re-imagining of the classic 60’s show The Munsters with much of the major characters being cast as the loveable yet monstrous family. It looks like Scream 2 & Piranha 3D‘s Jerry O’Connell will be our new Herman Munster, formerly made famous by the late and truly […]

TRICK ‘R TREAT Writer/Director Michael Dougherty’s Halloween Movie Picks!

Happy Halloween weekend, devoted Icons Of Fright readers! Like most of you, we’ll be celebrating by carving pumpkins, eating tons of candy and watching our usual batch of classic horror movies all day! One of the movies that’s going to be getting heavy rotation this (and every) year is Michael Dougherty’s loving tribute to all […]