Watch Hammer Films on the Big Screen at The Vault


The flicker club presents Hammer: classics and cutting edge.

Love Hammer Films or just love a good classic horror then here is your chance to see some of the greats on the big screen at The Vault the Old Vic Tunnels.

We are thrilled and slightly scared to announce that the flicker club has formed an unholy alliance with the mighty Hammer, Britain’s legendary house of horror.

 

Some of these films have been restored to HD quality and watching it in the Vault will just set that perfect atmosphere for watching these great films of yesteryear. And an added bonus is that there will be a special guest at each screening.

Thursday 16th 7.30pm The Lost Continent (HD screening)
Guest reading: Daisy Beaumont reading from Uncharted Seas by Dennis Wheatley
Guest introduction: Kim Newman

Friday 17th 7.30pm The Vampire Lovers (HD screening)
Guest reading: Madeline Smith reading from Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
Guest introduction: Richard T. Kelly

Saturday 18th 3pm Dracula (world premiere; HD screening; restored by BFI/Hammer)
Guest reading: Janina Faye reading from Dracula by Bram Stoker
Guest introduction: Kim Newman

Saturday 18th 7.30pm Quatermass And The Pit (HD screening; restored by StudioCanal)
Guest introduction: Stephen Jones

Sunday 19th 3pm The Reptile (HD screening; restored by Hammer/StudioCanal)
Guest reading & introduction: Jonathan Rigby, reading from John Burke’s 1967 Pan Books novelisation

Sunday 19th 7.30pm The Plague Of The Zombies (HD screening; restored by Hammer/StudioCanal)
Guest reading: Tim Lebbon reading from his forthcoming Hammer original novel Coldbrook
Guest introduction: Marcus Hearn

Thursday 23rd 7.30pm The Witches
Guest reading: Helen Dunmore reading from her Hammer original novella The Greatcoat

Friday 24th 7.30pm Dracula Prince Of Darkness (HD screening; restored by Hammer/StudioCanal)
Guest reading: Stephen Tompkinson
Guest introduction: Marcus Hearn

Saturday 25th 3pm Frankenstein And The Monster From Hell
Guest reading: Madeline Smith reading from Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Guest introduction: Jonathan Rigby

Saturday 25th 7.30pm Frankenstein Created Woman (HD screening)
Guest reading: Fenella Fielding reading from Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Guest introduction: Marcus Hearn

Sunday 26th 3pm Wake Wood (HD screening)
Guest reading: K.A. John reading from her Hammer novelisation

Sunday 26th 7.30pm Let Me In (HD screening)
Guest TBC

To view the line-up and book tickets online, click here.

 

GS Reporter: Montoya

SOURCE: Hammer Films

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