Swords/Sandals

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #51: SWORD OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1960]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #51: SWORD OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1960]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 80 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   A soldier is shot with an arrow but still manages to escape from [read on…]

THE ADVENTURES OF HERCULES II [1985]: on Blu-ray and DVD now

THE ADVENTURES OF HERCULES II [1985]: on Blu-ray and DVD now

Italy/ USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from 101 FILMS RUNNING TIME: 88 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Once, Zeus created seven mighty thunderbolts that [read on…]

HERCULES [1983]: on Blu-ray and DVD now

HERCULES [1983]: on Blu-ray and DVD now

Italy/USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from 101 FILMS RUNNING TIME: 98 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Evil has spread amongst mankind. Zeus, king of [read on…]

HERCULES IN THE HAUNTED WORLD [1961]

HERCULES IN THE HAUNTED WORLD [1961]

Italy AKA ERCOLE AL CENTRO DELLA TERRA, HERCULES IN THE CENTRE OF THE EARTH, HERCULES VS THE VAMPIRES AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 83 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official [read on…]

KNIVES OF THE AVENGER [1966]

KNIVES OF THE AVENGER [1966]

ITALY AKA I COLTELLI DEL VENDICATORE, VIKING MASSACRE, REVENGER’S SWORD AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 85 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic SPOILERS   Viking King Arald’s throne [read on…]

HAWK THE SLAYER (1980) - On Blu-Ray Now

HAWK THE SLAYER (1980) – On Blu-Ray Now

HAWK THE SLAYER (1980) Directed by Terry Marcel Available on Blu-Ray People live in fear at the hands of the evil Voltan who’s been murdering men, women and children throughout [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #22: THE MEN OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1954]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #22: THE MEN OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1954]

  UK AVAILABLE ON R2 DVD [Germany] RUNNING TIME: 77 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In 12th Century England, King Richard is being held to ransom [read on…]

FELLINI SATYRICON [1969]: on Blu-ray 27th April

FELLINI SATYRICON [1969]: on Blu-ray 27th April

ITALY ON BLU-RAY: 27th April, from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT’S ‘MASTERS OF CINEMA’ SERIES RUNNING TIME: 128 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In first century Rome, student Encolpio [read on…]

EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS [2014]: in cinemas now

EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS [2014]: in cinemas now

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 150 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   1300 BC, Ancient Egypt. Moses, a general and member of the family, saves the [read on…]

THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [1924]: out now on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [1924]: out now on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO. 223: THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [USA 1924] AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT RUNNING TIME: 155 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF [read on…]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1978]  [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1978] [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO. 248: THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [UK/France 1978] AVAILABLE ON DVD [public domain] RUNNING TIME: 102 min REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   When his father and [read on…]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1961]  [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1961] [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO. 243: THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [Italy, 1961] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 92 min/102 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic Apologies to our readers for [read on…]