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New Trilogy Picks Column! December 2008 Edition - "Happy Garbage Day"!

30 December 2008 9:34 PM, PST | iconsoffright.com | See recent Icons of Fright news »

We've just updated our Trilogy Picks column! This month's inspiration was actually a Icons holiday party we all attended last night where the features of the evening ended up being Silent Night Deadly Night Part 2, Creepshow 2 and Tales From The Darkside: The Movie. Who knew this random selection of flicks would make for a wonderful triple feature?! Read the new Trilogy Picks section by clicking the logo below! And also check out all the previous editions, all also linked below!

Trilogy Picks – 3 Movies You Should Watch Tonight!!!

Brand New December 2008 Edition – “Happy Garbage Day”! (With Trailers!)

- December 2008 Edition – “Happy Garbage Day”! (Silent Night Deadly Night Part 2, Creepshow 2, Tales From The Darkside: The Movie)

- July 2008 – 3 Movies You Can Watch When You’Re Babysitting (With Intent To Traumatize)! (Grizzly, House 2: The Second Story, Return To Oz)

- May 2007 – Dead Men Walking! (Shocker, The Horror Show, The First Power »

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Blog: Maximum Overdrive

15 October 2008 7:15 PM, PDT | Fangoria | See recent Fangoria news »

It takes courage to stand up and bravely declare your love for a film that almost every living, breathing person declares to be an absolute atomic bomb. You run the risk of spinning yourself into the roll of cinematic social outcast, shunned by your peers and ridiculed by your pals. But I've never been one to give a gear what anyone else thinks about me so what the hell, here goes: I f**king love Stephen King's Maximum Overdrive. Yes, Maximum Overdrive, the hubcap headed, gas spitting 1986 sci-fi action trash classic; the first and - if you believe his publicly uttered promise – only film to be directed by master dark fantasy/horror fiction legend King. The film was one of the worst reviewed studio pictures of it's time and it has since been either ignored, reviled or smarmily embraced by pretentious college kids as a pot enhancing, blissfully bad 80's moron movie experience, »

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Trilogy Picks Returns! In Blog Format!

7 July 2008 6:53 AM, PDT | iconsoffright.com | See recent Icons of Fright news »

One of the very first columns we launched at the beginning of Icons Of Fright was the Trilogy Picks: 3 Movies You Should Watch Tonight. It was a fun section where Mike or I would recommend 3 movies ideal for a triple feature. Well, it's finally back with Mike's latest contribution 3 Movies You Can Watch When You’re Babysitting (With Intent To Traumatize). And even better, we've converted all the previous entries all into blog format so they'll be easier to access, search and comment on. Below are all the links! Enjoy!

- July 2008 – 3 Movies You Can Watch When You’re Babysitting (With Intent To Traumatize)! (Grizzly, House 2: The Second Story, Return To Oz)

- May 2007 – Dead Men Walking! (Shocker, The Horror Show, The First Power)

- December 2006 – Great Director/Bad Movie! (The Hand, Piranha 2, Saturn 3)

- October 2006 – An Evening With Jessica Harper: Murder, Mayhem And Music! (Susperia, Phantom Of The Paradise, »

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