1986

KING KONG LIVES [1986]  [HCF GUILTY PLEASURES]

KING KONG LIVES [1986] [HCF GUILTY PLEASURES]

USA AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 108 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   King Kong, after being shot down from the World Trade Center, is kept alive [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…]

52 PICK-UP [1986]: on Dual Format 17th October

52 PICK-UP [1986]: on Dual Format 17th October

USA AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 17TH OCTOBER, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 110 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Harry Mitchell is a successful [read on…]

THE ZERO BOYS [1986]: on Dual Format April 25th April

THE ZERO BOYS [1986]: on Dual Format April 25th April

USA ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 25TH APRIL, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 89 min REVIEWED BT: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Steve, Larry and Rip are part [read on…]

DOC STAYS WITH THE FREELINGS:  a look back at the original POLTERGEIST trilogy

DOC STAYS WITH THE FREELINGS: a look back at the original POLTERGEIST trilogy

They’re Here!     In a Californian suburb called Cuesta Verde live Steven, who is a successful real estate agent, his wife Diane and their children Dana, Robbie, and Carol [read on…]

THE NAME OF THE ROSE [1986]  [HCF REWIND]

THE NAME OF THE ROSE [1986] [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO. 165: THE NAME OF THE ROSE [West Germany, Italy, France 1986] AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY RUNNING TIME: 125 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic [read on…]

DOC JOINS THE ROYAL HONG KONG POLICE DEPARTMENT: A Look Back at Jackie Chan's Police Story Franchise

DOC JOINS THE ROYAL HONG KONG POLICE DEPARTMENT: A Look Back at Jackie Chan’s Police Story Franchise

I have loved the incredible entertainer, martial arts master and foolhardy nutcase that is Jackie Chan since first playing a hired out video of The Big Brawl [I know, I [read on…]

From Beyond (1986) - Released on DVD and Bluray from 25th February

From Beyond (1986) – Released on DVD and Bluray from 25th February

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GLgSOelxqmE[/youtube] Running Time: 86 mins Certification: 18 Reviewer: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist The 1980’s were a dream for fans of gory and gooey horror films with makeup effects, [read on…]

DOC GOES BACK INTO THE WATER: An In-Depth Look at the Jaws Franchise [FRIDAY FEATURE]

DOC GOES BACK INTO THE WATER: An In-Depth Look at the Jaws Franchise [FRIDAY FEATURE]

                    With Jaws back in cinemas today, Doc takes a look back at the whole franchise.  You won’t want to go [read on…]

HUGHESY'S HIDDEN GEMS: No 1: Wes Craven's Deadly Friend

HUGHESY’S HIDDEN GEMS: No 1: Wes Craven’s Deadly Friend

  HUGHES HIDDEN GEMS Number 1: Wes Craven’s Deadly Friend Directed By Wes Craven  Starring: Matthew Laborteaux Kristy Swanson Michael Sharrett Anne Twomey Released: October 10, 1986 Not all Nightmares [read on…]

NIGHT OF THE CREEPS-The Hughes Verdict: A Short Review

NIGHT OF THE CREEPS-The Hughes Verdict: A Short Review

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr0JYwyonQ4[/youtube]  THE HUGHES  VERDICT Why? Is the only word that pops in my brain when I see a list of great horrors and this is sadly missing from many fan’s choices.  Reasons [read on…]