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Marcus Hearn

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Thursday, December 5 2013

Whovian Heaven

Doctor Who: The Vault: Treasures from the First 50 Years offers a visual treasure trove and plenty of history for even the most devout Whovian.


Monday, January 9 2012

A Stroll Down a Bloody Memory Lane: 'The Hammer Vault'

Hammer was a company unafraid of pushing the limits of both bloody gore and sexual suggestivity, and many viewers have recoiled in delight and/or revulsion at one or another of the company's efforts.


Thursday, January 6 2011

Fanged Monsters and Buxom Maidens in 'The Art of Hammer'

Influenced by pop art and pulp styles, Hammer advertisements used the now lost art of the painted poster to promise audiences the lurid and the frightening.


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