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DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #50: STOP ME BEFORE I KILL [1960]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #50: STOP ME BEFORE I KILL [1960]

  UK AKA THE FULL TREATMENT AVAILABLE ON REGION 1 DVD RUNNING TIME: 120 min/ 107 min/ 93 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Having just got [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #47: HELL IS A CITY [1960]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #47: HELL IS A CITY [1960]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 83 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Inspector Martineau has seen it all as he polices Manchester, but is still [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #42: YESTERDAY'S ENEMY [1959]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #42: YESTERDAY’S ENEMY [1959]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNINGB TIME: 95 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The last remnants of a British Army Brigade headquarters, led by Captain Langford [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #37: FURTHER UP THE CREEK [1958]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #37: FURTHER UP THE CREEK [1958]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Navy frigate the ‘Aristotle’ has been sold to a Middle Eastern country, and [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #33: UP THE CREEK [1958]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #33: UP THE CREEK [1958]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 83 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Despite being in the Royal Navy, Lieutenant Humphrey Fairweather spends most of his [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #32: THE CAMP ON BLOOD ISLAND [1958]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #32: THE CAMP ON BLOOD ISLAND [1958]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   It is 1945 and a prisoner-of-war camp in Malaysia is ruled in brutal [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #31: THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN [1957]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #31: THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN [1957]

UK AVAILABLE ON BLU RAY AND DVD [Blu Ray Region A Japan only] RUNNING TIME: 83 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Dr. John Rollason, his wife [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #30: QUATERMASS 2 [1957]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #30: QUATERMASS 2 [1957]

UK AKA ENEMY FROM SPACE AVAILABLE ON BLU RAY AND DVD [Blu Ray Region B Australia only] RUNNING TIME: 84 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   After [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #26: THE QUATERMASS XPERIMENT [1955]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #26: THE QUATERMASS XPERIMENT [1955]

  UK  AKA THE CREEPING UNKNOWN AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min/ 77 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The British Rocket Group, headed [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #24: THE LYONS IN PARIS [1955]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #24: THE LYONS IN PARIS [1955]

  UK AKA THE LYONS ABROAD, MR. AND MRS. IN PAREE AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic Due to the sad obsurity [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…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #18: LIFE WITH THE LYONS [1954]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #18: LIFE WITH THE LYONS [1954]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The Lyons are moving into a luxurious new home in London, but their [read on…]