DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #68: THE DEVIL-SHIP PIRATES [1964]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #68: THE DEVIL-SHIP PIRATES [1964]

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 84 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   A pirate ship, fighting in 1588 on the side of the Spanish Armada, [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #57: THE PIRATES OF BLOOD RIVER [1962]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #57: THE PIRATES OF BLOOD RIVER [1962]

  UK AVAILABLE ON REGION 1 DVD RUNNING TIME: 87 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Jonathon Standing is sent to a penal colony by his own [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #52: THE TERROR OF THE TONGS [1961]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #52: THE TERROR OF THE TONGS [1961]

  UK AVAILABLE ON REGION ‘1’ DVD RUNNING TIME: 78 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   A sect of the ruthless Red Dragon Tong society controls the [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #49: THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL [1960]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #49: THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL [1960]

  UK AKA HOUSE OF FRIGHT, JEKYLL’S INFERNO AVAILABLE ON REGION ‘1’ DVD RUNNING TIME: 88 min/ 83 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Dr. Henry Jekyll [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #43: THE MUMMY [1959]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #43: THE MUMMY [1959]

UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 86 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In Egypt in 1895, archaeologists John Banning, his father Stephen and his [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…]

Eureka Entertainment to Release THE SKULL on Dual Format on 26th October 2015

Eureka Entertainment to Release THE SKULL on Dual Format on 26th October 2015

Eureka Entertainment to release THE SKULL, the blood curdling Amicus horror starring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee, in a Dual Format (Blu-ray & DVD) edition for the first time in [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #34: DRACULA [1958]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #34: DRACULA [1958]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD  [BLU-RAY REGION B ONLY] RUNNING TIME: 82 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   May 3, 1885: Jonathan Harker goes to [read on…]

HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983)

HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983)

HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983) Directed by Pete Walker Kenneth Magee, an American author, visits the UK to promote his new book. When his publisher speaks of how modern [read on…]

DOC SAYS A FEW WORDS ABOUT CHRISTOPHER LEE, AND PICKS HIS TEN FAVOURITE LEE PERFORMANCES

DOC SAYS A FEW WORDS ABOUT CHRISTOPHER LEE, AND PICKS HIS TEN FAVOURITE LEE PERFORMANCES

As soon as I heard that Christopher Lee had passed away, it seemed almost like I’d lost a friend or a relative. That may sound disrespectful to Lee’s actual friends [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #29: THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN [1957]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #29: THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN [1957]

  UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME:82 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Baron Victor Frankenstein is in a prison cell awaiting execution for murder. [read on…]

THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (1959) - Arrow Blu-Ray Review

THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (1959) – Arrow Blu-Ray Review

THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (1959) Directed by Terence Fisher On Arrow Video Blu-Ray now Legend of the curse of the Hound of the Baskervilles, a hound from Hell who [read on…]

'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' official full trailer is here, and its incredible!

‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ official full trailer is here, and its incredible!

Warner Brothers tonight released the official full length trailer for the finale of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy, The Battle of the Five Armies, and as everyone had been hoping [read on…]

Free Screening of TO THE DEVIL A DAUGHTER at The Alibi Film Club in London on 24th March 2014

Free Screening of TO THE DEVIL A DAUGHTER at The Alibi Film Club in London on 24th March 2014

Every Monday evening at The Alibi in London, a free screening of a movie takes place as part of The Alibi Film Club. On Monday 24th March 2014, you can [read on…]