Hammer Films

The Forgotten Grimshaw

John Atkinson Grimshaw was a Victorian artists whose moonlight landscapes depict a forgotten Victorian age when the night had a palpable sense of terror.

To Show Or Not To Show? Horror and the ‘Power Of Suggestion’

HOW much horror should you depict and how much should you leave to the imagination? It is a dilemma that has confronted anyone who has ever attempted to scare people in the name of entertainment. The question is particularly relevant for film-makers, who stand some chance of winning critical approval if they stress atmosphere over […]