THE BLACK CAT [1981]: on Blu-ray Now in the EDGAR ALLAN POE'S BLACK CATS boxset

THE BLACK CAT [1981]: on Blu-ray Now in the EDGAR ALLAN POE’S BLACK CATS boxset

Italy AKA GATTO NERO ON BLU-RAY: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO in the EDGAR ALLAN POE’S BLACK CATS: TWO ADAPTATIONS BY SERGIO MARTINO AND LUCIO FULCI boxset RUNNING TIME: 92 min [read on…]

Arrow Video To Release 'Edgar Allan Poe's Black Cats: Two Adaptations by Sergio Martino & Lucio Fulci'

Arrow Video To Release ‘Edgar Allan Poe’s Black Cats: Two Adaptations by Sergio Martino & Lucio Fulci’

Released in time for Halloween, Arrow Video has announced the special edition box set, Edgar Allan Poe’s Black Cats: Two Adaptations by Sergio Martino & Lucio Fulci, featuring stunning new [read on…]

DEATH OF THE MONTH: DON'T TORTURE A DUCKLING [1972]: Chain Whipping

DEATH OF THE MONTH: DON’T TORTURE A DUCKLING [1972]: Chain Whipping

Every now and again, a scene in a film will just totally get you, cause you to feel intense emotion of some kind. The first time I watched Don’t Torture [read on…]

Walk Like An Egytian: 5 Horrors Set In Egypt

Walk Like An Egytian: 5 Horrors Set In Egypt

With tales of curses and hidden secrets, it’s no wonder that many horror films feature Egypt in their storylines. In this feature, Dr Lenera and I take a look at [read on…]

Fabio FRIZZI 2 FULCI Performance Set for Halloween at Barbican in London on 31st October 2014

Fabio FRIZZI 2 FULCI Performance Set for Halloween at Barbican in London on 31st October 2014

Following the success of his sold-out Union Chapel performance in 2013, soundtrack maestro Fabio Frizzi returns to London on 31st October 2014 with the F2F Orchestra, the Alauda String Quartet [read on…]

CONTRABAND [1980]: out now on DVD  [HCF REWIND]

CONTRABAND [1980]: out now on DVD [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO. 221: CONTRABAND AKA LUCA IL CONTRABANDIERE, THE NAPLES CONNECTION, THE SMUGGLER [Italy 1980] OUT NOW ON DVD RUNNING TIME:90 min REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic DISTRIBUTED [read on…]

Shameless Screen Entertainment To Release Uncut DVD of Lucio Fulci's CONTRABAND

Shameless Screen Entertainment To Release Uncut DVD of Lucio Fulci’s CONTRABAND

For the first time ever in the UK, Lucio Fulcu’s CONTRABAND, also known as The Smuggler, will be released Uncut on DVD by Shameless Screen Entertainment on 2nd June 2014 [read on…]

ITALIAN HORROR FILM SCORING LEGEND FABIO FRIZZI TO GIVE CONCERT IN THE UK ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT

ITALIAN HORROR FILM SCORING LEGEND FABIO FRIZZI TO GIVE CONCERT IN THE UK ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT

  For me the coolest zombie music is this: [youtube]http://youtu.be/8aDf4mmC3hQ[/youtube] The man responsible for this piece is coming to England to give a concert of his music for director Lucio [read on…]

HORROR CHANNEL To Celebrate The Italian Godfather of Gore, Lucio Fulci in August Saturday Screenings

HORROR CHANNEL To Celebrate The Italian Godfather of Gore, Lucio Fulci in August Saturday Screenings

Horror Channel is giving Italian horror maestro Lucio Fulci a much deserved season – comprising of four of his most memorable films – genre classics that were either banned or [read on…]

Get Your Hands on a Limited Edition Fulci GATES OF HELL Trilogy Poster

Get Your Hands on a Limited Edition Fulci GATES OF HELL Trilogy Poster

It’s Only A T-Shirt have released a limited (and I mean limited!) edition poster, celebrating the recent screenings of Fulci’s ‘Gates of Hell trilogy’. The poster is limited to just [read on…]

The Beyond (1981)

The Beyond (1981)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vltPK0IfP4M[/youtube] Director: Lucio Fulci First released: 1981 Current status: Supposedly available in the UK uncut, although the region 1 release by Grindhouse Releasing is the fullest version. Lucio Fulci [read on…]