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Dracula film posters: in pictures

Dracula film posters: in pictures | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
With the publication of The Forgotten Writings of Bram Stoker, light is shed on the origins of his world famous 1897 novel.
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Check out these great posters compiled by The Guardian

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The Hammer Horror Podcast was set up to review the 9 films that Hammer Productions produced on Dracula. Professionals Antony Yee, Myles Davi
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Night Creatures

Night Creatures | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Given the success of their horror and fantasy films, it is easy to overlook some of the more “realistic” offerings from Hammer Studios like Night Creatures. (The qualifying quotes are virtually de ...
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Frankenstein wasn't a horrifying monster - TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)

Frankenstein wasn't a horrifying monster - TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration) | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Frankenstein wasn’t the monster. The monster was the monster. And the monster of the 1818 novel that inspired many modent hackneyed remakes didn’t have a name.
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'Prince Lestat': Put a stake in the heart of Anne Rice's latest tale of vampires - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

'Prince Lestat': Put a stake in the heart of Anne Rice's latest tale of vampires - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Tales of good-looking young men in bed together, kissing and crying, might have been edgy in 1976, when “Interview With the Vampire” first came out. But it’s 2014 now.
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HAMMER FILMS AND CAROLINE MUNRO – TOGETHER AGAIN! | Classic Horror Campaign

HAMMER FILMS AND CAROLINE MUNRO – TOGETHER AGAIN! | Classic Horror Campaign | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
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Fox's Frankenstein Reboot Is Not About What You Think It Would Be About

Fox's Frankenstein Reboot Is Not About What You Think It Would Be About | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
We’re only a few weeks into the fall TV season. No shows have even been canceled yet, but pilots for next year are already moving forward. Fox, in fact, has just signed on for a remake of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein .

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The Woman in Black: Angel of Death Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Jeremy Irvine Horror Movie HD

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/dHs73 Follow us on TWITTER: http://bit.ly/1ghOWmt The Woman in...
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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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National Theatre Live's FRANKENSTEIN, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and ... - Broadway World

National Theatre Live's FRANKENSTEIN, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and ... - Broadway World | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Due to unprecedented audience demand, National Theatre Live and Fathom will present special encore screenings of The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed Olivier Award winning production of FRANKENSTEIN, a play by Nick Dear based on Mary...
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All of H.P. Lovecraft’s Classic Horror Stories Free Online: Download Audio Books, eBooks & More

All of H.P. Lovecraft’s Classic Horror Stories Free Online: Download Audio Books, eBooks & More | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
We cannot properly speak of horror fiction without mentioning the name H.P. Lovecraft, any more than we could do so without speaking of Edgar Allan Poe, whose complete works we featured in a post yesterday.

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Ben Wheatley swaps a field in England for a warehouse in Boston

Ben Wheatley swaps a field in England for a warehouse in Boston | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
The Kill List and Sightseers director is to make his first US movie, a 70s-set crime thriller called Free Fire starring Luke Evans, Armie Hammer and Olivia Wilde Continue reading...
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We're big fans of Ben Wheatley's work at HHP and can't wait to see how Free Fire transpires.

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50 Must-See Horror Films Directed by Women

50 Must-See Horror Films Directed by Women | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Genre filmmaking has a reputation as a man’s field. That goes for audiences as well as filmmakers. To the novice, it’s easy to see why. For a long time women’s bodies have been used to titillate ma...
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Hammer Films’ Frankenstein and the Monster of Corruption in Brazil

Hammer Films’ Frankenstein and the Monster of Corruption in Brazil | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
Today we celebrate the initial two Hammer Films Frankenstein entries into the horror pantheon. These classic films, from the 1950s, were the The Curse of Frankenstein and The Revenge of Frankenstei...

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#Frankensteinplay

#Frankensteinplay | Hammer Horror Podcast | Scoop.it
On the evening before Halloween and all the way through Halloween, join us for a very special, spooky, funny, addictive literary role-play on Twitter!   Victor Frankenstein's Night in Hell Thursday...
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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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