Packed with disturbing tales of folklore and haunting rural landscapes, ‘folk horror’ is one of horror’s most curious sub-genres. It is often associated with British horror of the 1960s and 1970s.
Throughout March on Horror Channel, Friday and Saturday nights will fall prey to wicked witches, scheming serial killers and mysterious monsters as the UK’s number one genre channel presents ten prime-time premieres, including the first UK showing of THIRST, Greg Keifer’s blood-sucking alien thriller. There are also network premieres of Michael Winner’s theological horror THE […]
Our Wicker Man obsessive Rowan Morrison was lucky enough to speak to Robin Hardy, director of 1973 classic The Wicker Man. Here he tells her about the Final Cut, the Nic Cage remake, his plans for a third film in the trilogy, and The Wicker Man’s enduring appeal. Love Horror: How close is the final […]
Earlier this year Canalplus announced a campaign to find and restore the missing original cut of the 1973 British horror classic The Wicker Man, to commemorate its 40th anniversary. After an extensive search, Canalplus managed to get hold of a 92 minute 35mm print languishing in the Harvard Film Archive.
Following a public search for the original film materials relating to horror classic THE WICKER MAN, STUDIOCANAL UK made an announcement about what they have found, via a video message from the film’s director Robin Hardy on Facebook page that was set up for the search.