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Horror Channel screens a Season of Cronenberg | Love Horror

Horror Channel screens a Season of Cronenberg | Love Horror | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Clearly a fan of the genre, Cronenberg cast the unforgettable Hammer Horror siren Barbara Steele in what was to become one of the most iconic scenes in the film. Sean Hogan on Shivers: “I chose Shivers because, much like ...
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Although not Hammer related, we are huge fans of Cronenberg and like the article states, he did cast the delightful Barbara Shelley who starred in Dracula: Prince of Darkness, our next podcast installment.

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Hammer House of Horror: The Carpathian Eagle – 1980 / Director: Francis Megahy

Hammer House of Horror: The Carpathian Eagle – 1980 / Director: Francis Megahy | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
You won’t get a better offer this afternoon… This one grabs you right from the start: a girl in an indecently short dress walks down  a country lane and is...
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The Babadook: 'I wanted to talk about the need to face darkness in ourselves'

The Babadook: 'I wanted to talk about the need to face darkness in ourselves' | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Its been hailed as the horror movie of the year, the story of a ghoulish pop-up book. But Jennifer Kents directorial debut is more than just jumps and scaresThe Babadook: I was screaming all day Continue reading...
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Vampire slaying kit from 1800s goes up for sale in New Jersey

Vampire slaying kit from 1800s goes up for sale in New Jersey | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The 19th century kit, which has been constructed inside a wooden coffin, has been given a starting bid of $5,000 at the 'Danse Macabre' (dance of death) sale in Closter, New Jersey, later this month.
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In Plain Sight - The Witches (1966)

In Plain Sight - The Witches (1966) | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
When you think of witches, your mind will conjure up any number of images as they have been represented in numerous ways throughout the years in various forms of media.  In this Hammer film, there ...
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Testament of Youth review - Vera Brittain's not so lovely war

Testament of Youth review - Vera Brittain's not so lovely war | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Vera Brittains memoir is tastefully realised, but the film drifts meekly away from the necessary pain and anger, leaving a kind of heritage inertia
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'Vampire' Grave Found In Bulgaria

'Vampire' Grave Found In Bulgaria | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
An archaeologist in Bulgaria said last week that he had unearthed a “vampire” grave containing a skeleton with a metal stake in its chest.

Nikolai Ovcharov, who’s been called the “Bulgarian Indiana Jones,” said the sp...

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'Vampire' Grave Found In Bulgaria.

 

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Frankenstein Isn't Just Popular In Movies; Mike Mignola Set To Unleash ... - Science Fiction

Frankenstein Isn't Just Popular In Movies; Mike Mignola Set To Unleash ... - Science Fiction | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Next year Mike Mignola is adding more to his plate! In between outings in the Hellboy universe, he will now also be giving us a taste of 'Frankenstein Underground.'
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Archaeologists Claim to Have Found Dracula's Dungeon in Turkey - The Weather Channel

Archaeologists Claim to Have Found Dracula's Dungeon in Turkey - The Weather Channel | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The real-life inspiration for Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, may have been imprisoned in a newly-discovered Turkish dungeon.
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How 'The Strain' made vampires scary again - New York Post

How 'The Strain' made vampires scary again - New York Post | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The season finale of “The Strain” aired Sunday night on FX, and I watched it diligently — through the cracks between my fingers. I’m an avid fan of the horror genre, so it’s not often that a TV sho...
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Vladimpailer68 on Twitter: "Working on 8mm film print extract of ' Horror Of Dracula' 1958, hammer horror classic. http://t.co/OVkPiKZ5Qb"

Vladimpailer68 on Twitter: "Working on 8mm film print extract of ' Horror Of Dracula' 1958, hammer horror classic. http://t.co/OVkPiKZ5Qb" | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Working on 8mm film print extract of ' Horror Of Dracula' 1958, hammer horror classic. http://t.co/OVkPiKZ5Qb
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Timeline Photos - Classic Monsters | Facebook

Hammer's beloved gender-bending horror movie Dr Jekyll and Sister Hyde was released in the UK on the 17th of October, 1971. Starring Ralph Bates as...
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Women in horror: the revenge

Women in horror: the revenge | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
After years of playing screaming victims, women in todays horror TV series and films depict something much more scary repressed female anger
If youve seen any horror movie or TV show, you know that women play a pretty prominent role: the victim.
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My hero: Mary Shelley by Neil Gaiman

My hero: Mary Shelley by Neil Gaiman | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Gothic fiction had been all the rage for some time, but Shelley's Frankenstein still changed everything. By Neil Gaiman
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HAMMER HORROR/CAROLINE MUNRO SPECIAL - SPACE MONSTERS ISSUE 6 AVAILABLE TO ORDER

HAMMER HORROR/CAROLINE MUNRO SPECIAL - SPACE MONSTERS ISSUE 6 AVAILABLE TO ORDER | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
HAMMER HORROR/CAROLINE MUNRO SPECIAL - SPACE MONSTERS ISSUE 6 AVAILABLE TO ORDER
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The 20 Best Vampire Movies, 1979 to the Present - LA Weekly

The 20 Best Vampire Movies, 1979 to the Present - LA Weekly | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Our review of this week's Dracula Untold doesn't inspire much hope: "This Dracula Begins-style sword-and-fangs curio plays like someone said, 'What if we took a vampire flick but did a find-and-replace swapping out all that bare-neck sensuality for...
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Do ghosts exist? Four theories on our fascination with apparitions | The panel

Do ghosts exist? Four theories on our fascination with apparitions | The panel | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
For all time and in all cultures we have been enthralled by ghosts. Our panel of writers attempts to rationalise thisGhosts sightings have been making headlines recently.
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The Dubliner who inspired horrors from ghost stories to the “Twilight” movies (VIDEOS)

The Dubliner who inspired horrors from ghost stories to the “Twilight” movies (VIDEOS) | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Although not a household name the Gothic horror literature pioneer is present today.

Via Gerard Beirne
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The 10 Best New Breed Horror Filmmakers Working Today - PopMatters

The 10 Best New Breed Horror Filmmakers Working Today - PopMatters | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
They are the contemporary voices of an ages old ideal, the new fear masters in a genre sometimes stunted by its own lack of (critical) legitimacy.
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Delving deep in to the Gothic - BBC News

Delving deep in to the Gothic - BBC News | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The changing taste for Gothic literature is being examined in a new exhibition at the British Library.
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The Christopher Lee Collection DVD Hammer Horror Hotel Dracula RARE Kult 2004

The Christopher Lee Collection DVD Hammer Horror Hotel Dracula RARE Kult 2004 | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The Christopher Lee Collection DVD Hammer Horror Hotel Dracula RARE Kult 2004 in Filme & DVDs, DVDs & Blu-rays | eBay
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Brazilian Horror Film 'Pray' Wins Viewster Online Festival - Hollywood Reporter

Brazilian Horror Film 'Pray' Wins Viewster Online Festival - Hollywood Reporter | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Pray, a Brazilian horror film with strong religious overtones, has won the third Viewster Online Film Festival.
A jury headed by German cult actor Udo Kie...
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Harrowby Singers sink their teeth into Dracula show for Grantham stage - Grantham Journal

Harrowby Singers sink their teeth into Dracula show for Grantham stage - Grantham Journal | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The regional premiere of Dracula: The Musical is being brought to the stage by a local amateur group.
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