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It's Hammer Time!!

Advantages: 21 films, good extras, nicely presented
Disadvantages: Weak hinge on box, some poor films amongst the set

...I buy quite a lot of DVDs and as my latest love is watching old horror movies, buying The Hammer Collection was an easy decision to make. After all, 21 films for £33 seemed great value to me. The individual Hammer films tend to sell for about £4 each, s ...

KarenUK 23.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Hammer Collection (Box Set) (DVD)

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The Hammer Collection Box Set

Advantages: An aesthetically pleasing collection
Disadvantages: Some rather poor inclusions

...A selection of classic Hammer films from the very good to...not so good. An aesthetically pleasing set for fans of the studio, or those wanting at least half of the titles. Features star favourites Peter Cushing, Raquel Welch, Ursula Andress and Christo ...

spacavoy 16.07.2008 · Read full review
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Dr Cushing's Train of Trouble

Advantages: Great Blu-ray
Disadvantages: The film isn't quite as good as the Blu-ray wants it to be

This blu-ray – a limited edition ‘steelbook’ from Odeon Entertainment – is currently around £15 on amazon. Amicus was a small film production company in the UK in the 60s and 70s, run by American named Milton Subotsky. They made horror movies, being the ...

hogsflesh 23.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dr Terror's House of Horrors (Blu-ray)

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The dullest Drac

Advantages: Well made, some decent performances
Disadvantages: Wishy washy and light on horror

...A review of the Universal DVD, only £4 on amazon at time of writing. Dracula started life as a novel, but was soon in demand in other media. A stage adaptation written by Hamilton Deane and John L Balderston was popular in the late 1920s. Bela Lugosi b ...

hogsflesh 16.06.2011 · Read full review
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Fangtastic

Advantages: Classy film, great lead performances
Disadvantages: A bit dated

A film only review. This has been curiously elusive on DVD, but is now available in a cheap region 1 release under its American name, Horror of Dracula, available for about £3 from amazon. This is the second proper Hammer horror, after The Curse of Fra ...

hogsflesh 31.01.2011 · Read full review
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