Hammer Horror: The Early Classics (1953 - 1957)

4 film, 4 disc collection of early science fiction/horror movies from Hammer Films. DD-Video R2 UK boxset.

The Films - links to individual DVD reviews.

In Brief:

Anyone famous in it? Imported American actors Dean Jagger and Brian Donlevy are the biggest names.
Who is it for?
Fans of 1950s sci-fi should enjoy these smarter than average pictures.

The DVDs

Visuals All films are Original Aspect Ratios 1.33:1 and Black and White.
Picture quality is decent throughout.
Audio All discs have good sounding original English mono tracks.
Subtitles None.
Extras Discs include interviews and trailers, plus detailed 24 page booklets for each film.
      Packing/availability Cardboard box with four standard amaray cases inside.
      All four films are available on identical single disc releases.
      Region Region 2 - PAL
      Other regions? ABUS and German E-M-S DVDs are available of all of these films, but these discs include more bonus features.
      Cuts? All films are believed to be fully uncut. Prints are English langauge.


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      All text in this review written by Timothy Young - July 2006.
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