Film Doctor Jekyll is the First New Hammer Film! Hammer Films is thrilled to announce the theatrical release of B Good Picture Company’s Doctor Jekyll on 27 October 2023 in UK cinemas. Directed by Joe Stephenson and featuring an impressive cast including Eddie Izzard, Scott Chambers, Lindsay Duncan and Simon Callow, Doctor Jekyll’s UK-wide release marks the first release for the recently resurrected Hammer, […]
News Hammer Films Acquired by Renowned British Theatre Mogul John Gore Hammer Films and Studios has been acquired by renowned British theatre producer John Gore. Gore, a 20-time Tony, Emmy and Olivier-winning entertainment producer, is known for his live theatre company the John Gore Organization, which owns and Broadway Across America – a leading presenter, distributor and marketer of Broadway theatre worldwide. The company was […]
Film The Lodge US release date announced! We’re thrilled to announce The Lodge will be released in the US on February 07, 2020. Watch the creepy new trailer above to get your blood suitably curdled in advance of launch…
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News New Hammer Movie! – The Lodge The first English language film from Goodnight Mommy directors Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala
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Comics The Mummy: Palimpsest collection is in bookstores/online… Pick up signed copies at Forbidden Planet
News Hammer House of Horror – Live: The Soulless Ones Something ancient and evil has taken residence in Hoxton Hall in the heart of East London. And you’re invited to pay it a visit. Book now.
News Studiocanal celebrates 60 years of Hammer ...with The Hammer Horror Collection
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Features Creepiest Moments in History How many of these lesser known grisly moments from history do YOU know?
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Features “We Are All Alone” Enjoy this collection of romantic Valentine's Day quotes selected by Hammer, and remember to share with a loved one!
Features Creepy Historical Figures Who Could’ve Been Hammer Characters How many of these creepy historical figures do you know?
Features The Most Disturbing Wikipedia Pages These disturbingly informative Wikipedia articles will help remind you that, sometimes, ignorance is bliss...
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Features The Scariest Television Episodes Ever! From Black Mirror to The X Files, we rundown the scariest episodes on the small screen!
Features Broken GIFS – the stuff of nightmares! Happy mistake or a strange digital art form
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Features Ghosts: A Hammer Spirit Guide Here is Hammer's handy ghost guide, to help you tell your apparitions from your vortex!
Features The 10 Greatest Horror Novels of the 20th Century How many of these 10 celebrated tales of terror do you know?!
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Features 13 Signs There’s a Ghost in Your House I ain't afraid of no... oh, wait, hang on...
Features Scientific Theories Which Threaten Human Existence Right, cards on the table - Man's days are numbered.
Features 11 Greatest Horror Graphic Novels Horror is a famously difficult genre to pull off successfully in comic book form, but these 11 terrifying masterworks manage it with aplomb!
Features 10 Scariest People Who Ever Lived Meet history's 10 most murderous real-life monsters in this week's feature!
Features 5 Ghoulish Accessories for LFW With London Fashion Week underway, we look at 5 ghoulish accessories with a fashionable twist!
Features Legendary Lost Cities Get swept away to these legendary locales on your next city break!
Features Our 10 Favourite Horror Masters In honour of horror hero Wes Craven who sadly passed away recently, we've compiled a list of our favourite non-Hammer horror masters. Who would you add?
Features 8 Scariest Monsters from Folklore Watch out for these 8 blood-curdling beasts on your next trip around the British Isles!
Features 15 Creepiest Ghost Towns Where'd everybody go?! We take a look at the 15 creepiest ghost towns from around the world...
Features 10 Terrifying Facts About Space In this week's feature, no one can hear you scream. Here are 10 terrifying facts about space!
Features 13 Haunting Cemeteries Haunted? Probably. Haunting? Undoubtedly. Take a look at these 13 beautiful cemeteries from around the world!
Features 16 Eerie Abandoned Theme Parks Take a look at these 16 dream worlds which became crumbling nightmares!
Features 10 chilling facts about the ocean Try taking a saltwater dip after hearing these chilling facts!
Features 15 of the most evil lines in literature Take a masterclass in talking evil from this list of wicked prose!
Features 18 Disturbing Works of Art We dare you to try sleeping after seeing these 18 disturbing artworks!
Features The Scariest GIFs on the Internet Take a look at 21 of Hammer's favourite creepy GIFs from the darkest corners of the internet!
Features 10 Haunted Holiday Destinations All packed up and nowhere to go this summer? Why not visit one of these haunted holiday destinations!
News Christopher Lee 1922-2015 Marcus Hearn, Hammer’s official historian, pays tribute to an iconic actor.
Features 10 Unmade Hammer Films From untold Dracula prequels and swashbuckling pirate biopics to a scrap between a zeppelin and some pterodactyls, we take a look at 10 Hammer classics which could have been!
Features Google Maps’ Creepiest Images Behold these blood-curdling images from the bird's eye of Google Maps!
Features 13 Bizarre Superstitions Check out this list of strange superstitions to beware of today!
Features London Underground’s Ghost Stations Did YOU know about this abandoned labyrinth beneath London's feet?
Features The Scariest Literary Haunted Houses With only days until the release of THE WOMAN IN BLACK: ANGEL OF DEATH, Hammer runs down a list of the most hair-raising haunted houses in literature!
Features The Nightmares Before Christmas Think Christmas is about joy and merriment? Think again! Just look at this list of Christmas terrors for proof...
Features The Haunted Airfields of WWII Britain In the run up to release of THE WOMAN IN BLACK: ANGEL OF DEATH we're taking a look at the haunted history of Britain's abandoned WWII airfields...
Features 10 Horror Film Clichés You Didn’t Know You Knew How many of these horror tropes do you know?
News Hammer 80th Anniversary Hammer became a collector for the day at our unofficial 80th Anniversary celebration in Westminster's Central Hall!
News Hammer @ Necropolis- London’s Journey of the Dead Hammer heads underground for a slice of immersive horror!
Features 4 Historic Murder Plot Fails In honour of Guy Fawkes Day, Hammer looks at 4 chilling murder plots which went wrong.
News Hammer Halloween film competition – The Finalists The overall quality of entries was staggering!
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News Hammer @ British Library Gothic season Hammer Leads Exhibition's Film Presence
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Features Peter Cushing – A Top Trump We love fan art, we love Peter Cushing, and we especially love when someone combines the two.
Features 10 ways to kill a creature of the night When the eternal battle between Good and Evil comes down to a humble scrap between you and a fiend, use these ten trusty tools to help ensure you give that denizen of the dark its just desserts!
Features What makes the ultimate horror villain? How to be bad?
Features The World According to Hammer Through its 295 films and TV episodes Hammer has created monsters, cavemen, castles and crypts. But what if the world was actually like a Hammer film?
Features 10 surprising references to Hammer All the rage...
Features Hammer – The James Bond Connection Brands famed for iconic villains and striking actresses...
Features DBC Pierre’s top 3 Hammer films DBC's relationship with Hammer stretches back to earliest childhood.
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Features The 5 Grisliest Hammer Death Scenes Murder (and spoilers) Ahead!!!
Features Joanna Briscoe on her experience writing a Hammer novella My life as a fan of horror can be neatly divided into two parts.
Features 4 terrifying Cults that actually existed Tinfoil hats won't save you now...
Features Why do we like to be scared? When we feel threatened, our senses and intuition become heightened...
Features The 10 scariest Hammer villains See if you agree with our countdown through these embodiments of terror!
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Features 8 pubs with a seriously creepy history We set out to chronicle the pubs with the darkest histories. You may need a stiff drink...
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