Mystery

PHENOMENA [1985]: On Limited Edition Blu-ray 8th May

PHENOMENA [1985]: On Limited Edition Blu-ray 8th May

Italy AVAILABLE ON LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY: 8th May, from ARROW VIDEO  RUNNING TIME: 116 mins [Italian version], 111 mins  [export version], 82 mins [ CREEPERS edit] REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, [read on…]

COUNTER CLOCKWISE [2016]: Available On Region 1 DVD and VOD Now

COUNTER CLOCKWISE [2016]: Available On Region 1 DVD and VOD Now

USA AVAILABLE ON REGION 1 DVD AND VIDEO ON DEMAND: NOW RUNNING TIME: 101 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Scientist Ethan Walker is obsessively working on [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…]

February aka The Blackcoat's Daughter:  The Hughes Verdict!

February aka The Blackcoat’s Daughter: The Hughes Verdict!

What is it all about? Stranded at their Catholic prep school over winter break, two young girls (Kiernan Shipka and Lucy Boynton) are haunted by devilish forces. Meanwhile, a mysterious [read on…]

ELOISE: The Hughes Verdict!

ELOISE: The Hughes Verdict!

  Eloise is available now to rent on Talk Talk TV and Amazon Prime   What is it about? Four friends break into the abandoned psychiatric institution known as Eloise [read on…]

BLUE VELVET [1986]: In Selected Cinemas Now

BLUE VELVET [1986]: In Selected Cinemas Now

USA IN SELECTED CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 120 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Jeffrey Beaumont returns to his home town of Lumberton, North Carolina from college [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #77: DRACULA: PRINCE OF DARKNESS [1966] [DOC'S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 5]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #77: DRACULA: PRINCE OF DARKNESS [1966] [DOC’S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 5]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 90 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Transylvania, ten years after Dr. Van Helsing killed Count Dracula. Father [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #76: THE NANNY [1965]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #76: THE NANNY [1965]

    UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic SPOILERS!   Nanny has been with the Fane family for many years. She [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #75: HYSTERIA [1965]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #75: HYSTERIA [1965]

  UK AVAILABLE ON REGION 1 DVD RUNNING TIME: 85 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   An American, who has been given the name of Chris Smith, [read on…]

THE UNINVITED [1944]: DOC'S HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE MOVIE WEEK, FILM 6

THE UNINVITED [1944]: DOC’S HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE MOVIE WEEK, FILM 6

USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 99 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In 1937, London music critic and composer Roderick “Rick” Fitzgerald and his [read on…]

THE CHANGELING [1980]: DOC'S HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE MOVIE WEEK, FILM 3

THE CHANGELING [1980]: DOC’S HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE MOVIE WEEK, FILM 3

USA/Canada AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 107 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   John Russell, a composer living in New York, moves cross-country to Washington [read on…]