Tag: The Mummy

Hammer Mummy Films, we rank them from best to worst!

We compare Hammer Mummy films and see how they rank!

Mummy’s Curse, Howard Carter and one scared Norfolk copper

The Mummy 1959
EDDIE BRAZIL unravels the so-called 'Curse of the Pharaohs' aka The Mummy's Curse!

Blood from the Mummy’s Tomb 1971 REVIEW

blood from the mummy's tomb 1971
Blood from the Mummy's Tomb 1971 reviewed by SIMON BALL

The Mummy 1932 REVIEW

The Mummy 1932
ANDREW GARVEY reviews the Karloff classic, The Mummy 1932

The Mummy 1959 REVIEW

ADAM SCOVELL reviews The Mummy (1959)

8 strange things you never knew about Mummies!

Englishman Howard Carter discovered King Tut's tomb 100 years ago this year and his actions were cursed. Here’s a list showing why mummies have good reason to be angry about how they’ve been treated in recent centuries ...

Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb 1964 REVIEW

A bit slow off the mark, The Curse of the Mummy (1964) will keep Hammer fans happy, says DAVID SAUNDERSON


How the Welsh bury their dead: Superstitions and death in Wales

Welsh funeral
CLAIRE BARRAND tells us how to bury your dead in Wales and the superstitions and rituals that remain today.

Ray Milland, Welsh Horror Star who won an Oscar

Ray Milland
Welshman Ray Milland had a stunning Hollywood career, including many of the best horrors of the 1960s and 1970s. PETER FULLER looks back on his life.

William of Newburgh’s Vampires and Ghosts of the Dark Ages

William of Newburgh, the 12th Century Scholar, left us a terrifying array of ghost and monster stories from the Dark Ages, says RICK HALE

Bee superstition: A matter of life and death

bee superstition
Bees are part of life in the British Isles, and part of darkness and death. GAYLE FIDLER tells local bee superstition.

10 Hammer Horror Posters From Around The World

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at some of the artwork that promoted Hammer's movies in foreign territories.