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Thriller (S1, E3): Someone At The Top Of The Stairs (1973) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES encounters a creepy house with strange inhabitants, in Brian Clemens’ Thriller: Someone at the Top of the Stairs

Gerald Gardner: A Very British Witchcraft REVIEW

KATIE DOHERTY reviews A Very British Witchcraft TV documentary

The Changes 1975 TV REVIEW

The Changes is a spooky children's sci-fi TV classic from 1975. SIMON BALL looks back on the series.
Thriller The Eyes Have It

Thriller (series 1, episode 9): The Eyes Have It (1973) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews the Thriller episode, The Eyes Have It
Thriller Spell of Evil

Thriller (series 1, episode 10): Spell Of Evil (1973) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES concludes series 1 of Brian Clemens' Thriller with a touch of witchcraft in early 1970s London, Spell of Evil

Thriller (S1, E5): The Colour Of Blood (1973) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at The Colour of Blood, an outstanding entry from the first series of Thriller
The Haunted Airman

The Haunted Airman 2006 TV REVIEW

The Haunted Airman is the 2006 BBC adaptation of Dennis Wheatley's 1948 thriller The Haunting of Toby Jugg. SIMON BALL takes a look.

Govan Ghost Story 1989 TV REVIEW

Govan Ghost Story 1989: MJ STEEL COLLINS looks back on a haunting tale from Glasgow's high-rises in the 1980s
Bob Mortimer and Vic Reeves in Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) 2000

Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) 2000 Episode Guide

Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) - the Vic Reeve and Bob Mortimer remake of the classic 1960s detective ghost comedy - is one of the most underrated TV series of the 2000s, says KATE CHERRELL

Galleries of Justice and Viaduct Tavern (S1, E5) Great British Ghosts

CHRISTINE MILLER takes a look at the fourth episode of Great British Ghosts centred on the Galleries of Justice, Nottingham, and the Viaduct Tavern, London
The cast from Strange, a spooky series from the BBC.


SIMON BALL looks at Strange, a spooky BBC series from the early noughties
Enzo Cilenti in Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

Enzo Cilenti interview: “Childermass is a Yorkshire Jedi”

ANDREW GARVEY speaks to Enzo Cilenti about playing Childermass in Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell and his upcoming role in Jekyll and Hyde

Count Dracula 1977 BBC TV REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD looks back at the 1977 BBC television production of Dracula starring Louis Jourdan as the king of vampires

Hammer House of Horror: Children of the Full Moon (Episode 8)

ANDREW GARVEY reviews Children of the Full Moon, the eighth episode in Hammer House of Horror TV Series
Denholm Elliott as Dracula

Dracula Mystery and Imagination 1968 REVIEW

CHARLES BUTLER looks back on the Dracula episode from the 1960s Mystery and Imagination UK TV series
League of Gentlemen Christmas Special 2000

The League of Gentlemen Christmas Special 2000 – Yule Never Want to Leave!

CHRIS NEWTON recalls the horrific but hilarious The League of Gentlemen Christmas special 2000
Against the Crowd: Murrain 1975

Against the Crowd: Murrain 1975 REVIEW

Against the Crowd: Murrain 1975, a TV film from Nigel Kneale, is reviewed by DAVID SAUNDERSON

Hammer House of Horror: Rude Awakening (Episode 3)

ANDREW GARVEY reviews Rude Awakening, the third episode in Hammer House of Horror Television Series
Lost Hearts A ghost Story for Christmas

Lost Hearts 1973, Ghost Story for Christmas TV REVIEW

Lost Hearts 1973 is the classic re-telling of the MR James Ghost Story for Christmas, says MJ STEEL COLLINS
Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton pulled out all the stops for Inside Number 9's 2018 Live Halloween Special

Inside Number 9: ‘Dead Line’ Live Halloween Special 2018 REVIEW

CHRIS NEWTON reviews Inside Number 9's innovative live 2018 Halloween Special...

Thriller (series 1, episode 6): Murder In Mind (1973) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES continues his trawl through Brian Clemens' classic 70's Thriller series with Murder in Mind
Children of the Stones

Children of the Stones: Essential Episode Guide

Children of the Stones was called the scariest TV programme every made for children, says CHRIS NEWTON
Truth Seekers

Truth Seekers TV Episode Guide

ANN MASSEY looks at the episodes and characters of TV comedy paranormal horror, Truth Seekers

Dracula TV Series 2012 REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY has watched the first series of Dracula starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and this is what he thought...

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Thriller (S4, E2): Nurse Will Make It Better REVIEW

When an incapacitated patient gets a new live-in nurse, her family are unprepared for what follows. RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES on the Thriller episode, Nurse Will Make It Better.