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The Mummy (2017)

I will try to keep my summation of the new reimagining of the classic mummy legend by Universal Studios, as short and succinct as possible.  Mainly because there's not really that much to say about it.  But also I think that allowing any…

NEWSFLASH! Mummy knows best …….

Next month sees the legend of the Mummy brought to the big screen as never before.  Forget Christopher Lee's interpretation for Hammer, as this time round it is the reincarnation of the deadly Egyptian Princess Ahmanet, played by Sofia…

1 Million Years B.C. (1966)

This is the way it was! (Not) A million years ago, Ray Harryhausen’s stop-motion animated dinosaurs roamed the Earth. They were masters of all they surveyed: Titans, Arabians, Argonauts, cavemen, you name it. But, in 1993, a meteor…

Iconic Frights ……

It has been announced that FrightFest - the purveyors of all things chilling - are about to spread their cloak of terror even wider, through an exclusive partnership with well-known film distributor Icon Film Distribution (IFD).  In recent…

Dracula (1958)

One of the jewels in the Hammer Studio crown, Terence Fisher’s colourful and camp take on Bram Stoker’s classic novel Dracula is soon to be released on Blu-ray crisper, brighter and longer than ever before. Dracula has been restored once…