It might not surprise anyone reading this website to find that alongside my intense enjoyment of watching horror films I also like to read books in the horror genre. One of my favourite authors is John Connolly and although he is most famous for his Charlie Parker series which blends crime and the supernatural he […]
For lovers of macabre movies the names Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing evoke all sorts of images from a host of different horror films. Be it modern or classic collaborations, there catalogue of Hammer films together or even there most famous roles individually as theatrical duelling duos go Cushing and Lee are amongst the greatest.
Coming out in 1960 it’s hard to believe that the legendary horror icon Christopher Lee had already previously played The Mummy, Count Dracula and The Creature in The Curse of Frankenstein all for Hammer, yet the City of the Dead would give him a whole new opportunity in a role straight from the American Gothic […]
The art of the sequel subtitle is a refined and beautiful one. It takes scriptwriters, wordsmiths and marketeers sometimes months, sometimes minutes to come up with the perfect witty and whimsical name for the 3rd, 4th or 17th movie in a franchise that was once a smash hit and is now just shit.