April 1, 2016
We've a very special episode for you. We review a film that has neverbeen seen until NOW!
We talk about the lost 1938 film "Tower of Fear" starring Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi which we were privileged to see at a restricted private viewing.
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March 23, 2016
We're back and its a full moon so lets go for a walk in the Scottish Highlands. That seems like a good idea.
A Scottish Werewolf in Luxembourg anyone? We're howling about the 2002 film Dog Soldiers.
Here's the link to the sequel teaser we mentioned. Its probably not worth watching.
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March 4, 2016
We're back after a long absence. In true British horror tradition, Chris's creaky old mansion burnt down. Everyone was ok and we've risen from the grave again to look at our emergency Netflix film, the 1965 Amicus "classic" The Skull.
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March 2, 2016
Our first full-length episode tackles one of the big boys, Hammer's Dracula (or Horror of Dracula, if you speak American). Warning: the psychoanalytical interpretation of "staking" is discussed.
March 2, 2016
A brief discussion about what can be considered British Horror. Does Masque of the Red Death count? How about Bram Stoker's Dracula? Don't Look Now? Find out here...
March 2, 2016
Paul and Chris take an in-depth look at the very first British Horror talkie. Boris Karloff came back to Blighty in 1933 to take the title role. Was it worth the effort?
March 2, 2016
Ever had problems with Pipes in your glory hole? Join Michael Parkinson, Sarah Greene, Mike Smith and Craig Charles, as they investigate a haunted house in Ghostwatch.
January 20, 2016
Its 2016 so we thought we'd try something a bit different for this episode. We're going back to the 1980's and we're eagerly awaiting the rattle of the letter box as the local paperboy puts the first issue of Scream! comic through the door.
A UK comic in the anthology tradition of Eagle or 2000AD with a horror theme, Scream! ran for 15 weekly issues before the dreaded phrase, "see next issue for exciting news about your comic" was printed and Scream! was no more.
We go through the first 3 issues and decide is it really was scary or not?
If you want to read them too we wholeheartedly recommend the brilliant website Back from the Depths where you'll find scans of the issues that you can read.
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December 24, 2015
The second of our Ghost Story for Christmas episodes, this one warns of the dangers of borrowing optical devices from other people. Yes is the adaptation of M.R. James' A View From A Hill.
Happy christmas everyone hope you have a lovely time. See you on the other side.
December 14, 2015
It's Christmas! Its a ghost story! By Charles Dickens.
No, not that one. Its the first of our festive episodes covering the Ghost Stories for Christmas series. And we start by looking at The Signalman, a great story to read whilst commuting.
If you fancy reading the original story, it can be found here on Project Gutenberg
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