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DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #88: QUATERMASS AND THE PIT [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #88: QUATERMASS AND THE PIT [1967]

UK AVAILABLE ON  BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 97 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The building of an extension to Hobbs End underground station in London [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #87: A CHALLENGE FOR ROBIN HOOD [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #87: A CHALLENGE FOR ROBIN HOOD [1967]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 95 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   King Richard is prisoner in Germany and his brother Price John is running [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #86: THE VIKING QUEEN [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #86: THE VIKING QUEEN [1967]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   1st century Britain: a time when the country was divided up into numerous [read on…]

Hughesy's HCF SLASHERTHON: No 4: Valentine

Hughesy’s HCF SLASHERTHON: No 4: Valentine

  TITLE VALENTINE YEAR OF RELEASE February 2nd 2001 BUDGET $29 Million GROSS $37 Million BOGEYMAN Jeremy Melton MASK Cupid BEST KILL A victim gets thrown through glass then her [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #85: THE MUMMY'S SHROUD [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #85: THE MUMMY’S SHROUD [1967]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Ancient Egypt: Prem, a manservant of the boy prince Kah-To-Bey, spirits [read on…]

Hughesy's HCF SLASHERTON: No 3: All The Boys Love Mandy Lane

Hughesy’s HCF SLASHERTON: No 3: All The Boys Love Mandy Lane

    FILM All The Boys Love Mandy Lane DIRECTOR Jonathan Levine STARRING Amber Heard Michael Welch Whitney Able Anson Mount Luke Grimes Edwin Hodge Melissa Price Aaron Himelstein YEAR [read on…]

Hughesy's HCF Slasherthon: No: 2 HALLOWEEN (The Classic Original)

Hughesy’s HCF Slasherthon: No: 2 HALLOWEEN (The Classic Original)

    FILM: Halloween YEAR OF RELEASE October 25th 1978 BUDGET $300.000 -$35.000 GROSS REVENUE $71m BOGEYMAN Michael Myers MASK A white mask!  That is actually the face of William [read on…]

Hughesy's HCF Slasherthon: No 1:  Urban Legend!

Hughesy’s HCF Slasherthon: No 1: Urban Legend!

        FILM Urban Legend YEAR OF RELEASE September 25th 1998 BUDGET $14 Million GROSS REVENUE $73 Million BOGEYMAN A guess the killer slash film MASK None (A [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #84: FRANKENSTEIN CREATED WOMAN [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #84: FRANKENSTEIN CREATED WOMAN [1967]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 92 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   As a boy, Hans Werner witnesses his father’s hanging for murder. [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #83: PREHISTORIC WOMEN [1967]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #83: PREHISTORIC WOMEN [1967]

  AKA SLAVE GIRLS UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 95 min/78 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   British explorer David Marchant, along with Colonel Hammond and [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #82: THE WITCHES [1966]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #82: THE WITCHES [1966]

  UK AKA THE DEVIL’S OWN AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 90 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Schoolteacher Gwen Mayfield is forced to leave [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #81: ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. [1966]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #81: ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. [1966]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 100 min/ 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In prehistoric times, Tumak is banished from the Rock [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #80: THE REPTILE [1966]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #80: THE REPTILE [1966]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Harry Spalding inherits his late brother’s cottage and arrives in the [read on…]