HCF Reviews

HELL HOUSE LLC: The Hughes Verdict!

HELL HOUSE LLC: The Hughes Verdict!

What is it all about? Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a [read on…]

SIREN: The Hughes Verdict!

SIREN: The Hughes Verdict!

What is it about? A bachelor party becomes a savage fight for survival when the groomsmen unwittingly unleash a fabled predator upon the festivities. A feature adaptation of the segment [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…]

THE MAN FROM LARAMIE [1955]: on Dual Format Now

THE MAN FROM LARAMIE [1955]: on Dual Format Now

USA AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT RUNNING TIME: REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Will Lockhart delivers some supplies from Laramie to [read on…]

LORDS OF DOGTOWN (2005)

LORDS OF DOGTOWN (2005)

LORDS OF DOGTOWN (2005) Directed by Catherine Hardwicke Three talented teenage friends, Tony Alva, Stacy Peralta and Jay Adams, are signed up to local surf shack Zephyr’s skateboarding team. Applying [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…]

COUNT DRACULA [1977]  [DOC'S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 4]

COUNT DRACULA [1977] [DOC’S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 4]

UK [TV movie] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 152 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Solicitor Jonathan Harker goes to Castle Dracula in Transylvania to meet Dracula, [read on…]

DRACULA [1979]  [DOC'S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 3]

DRACULA [1979] [DOC’S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 3]

USA/UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME 105 mins REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   A great storm rages, and people on the ship Demeter, which is transporting [read on…]

ZOLTAN: HOUND OF DRACULA [1978]  [DOC'S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 2]

ZOLTAN: HOUND OF DRACULA [1978] [DOC’S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 2]

AKA DRACULA’S DOG, HOUND OF DRACULA USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 85 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Some Romanian soldiers accidentally blasts open [read on…]

DRACULA [1974]  [DOC'S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 1]

DRACULA [1974] [DOC’S DRACULA WEEK, FILM 1]

AKA DAN CURTIS’ DRACULA, BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA USA/UK [TV movie] AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 98 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Solicitor Jonathan Harker [read on…]

ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 [1976]: On Download to Own Now, On Dual Format and Download 28th November

ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 [1976]: On Download to Own Now, On Dual Format and Download 28th November

USA AVAILABLE ON DOWNLOAD TO OWN: NOW AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD, AND DOWNLOAD: 28TH NOVEMBER, from SECOND SIGHT RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY THROUGH THE 007 FILMS #11. LIVE AND LET DIE [1973]

DOC’S JOURNEY THROUGH THE 007 FILMS #11. LIVE AND LET DIE [1973]

UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 121 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Three MI6 agents are killed under mysterious circumstances within 24 hours of [read on…]

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM [2016]: In Cinemas Now  [short review]

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM [2016]: In Cinemas Now [short review]

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 133 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic In 1926, wizard Newt Scamander briefly stops over in New York City en route to [read on…]