Lesser Known Films from Hammer Film Productions

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1.
The Nanny (1965)
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There's just something not quite right when Bette Davis stars as an English nanny. And is her 10-year-old charge an emotionally disturbed murderer or just an insolent brat? (91 mins.)
Director: Seth Holt
 
2.
Paranoiac (1963)
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Loosely based on Josephine Tey's "Brat Farrar;" a man long believed dead returns to the family estate to claim his inheritance. (80 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
3.
The Anniversary (1968)
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Three sons who work in the family construction business help their overbearing mother celebrate her anniversary to her late husband. (95 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
4.
These Are the Damned (1962)
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An American tourist, a youth gang leader, and his troubled sister find themselves trapped in a top secret government facility experimenting on children. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
 
5.
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
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A young woman is terrorized by her deceased fiancé's demented mother who blames her for her son's death. (97 mins.)
 
6.
Night Creatures (1962)
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In 18th-century England, the Royal Crown sends Royal Navy Captain Collier and his crew to investigate reports of illegal smuggling and bootlegging in a coastal town where locals believe in Marsh Phantoms. (82 mins.)
 
7.
Crescendo (1970)
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Stefanie Powers stars as an American girl who goes to the south of France to do her thesis research on a recently deceased composer. (96 mins.)
Director: Alan Gibson
 
8.
The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)
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A centenarian artist and scientist in 1890 Paris maintains his youth ad health by periodically replacing a gland with that of a living person. (83 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
9.
Scream of Fear (1961)
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A wheelchair-bound young woman returns to her father's estate after ten years, and although she's told he's away, she keeps seeing his dead body on the estate. (81 mins.)
Director: Seth Holt
 
10.
Maniac (1963)
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An American painter has an affair with a bar owner is a French village and agrees to help her murderer husband escape from a prison for the criminally insane. (86 mins.)
 
11.
The Terror of the Tongs (1961)
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In 1910, Hong Kong members of a secret Tong crime syndicate protect their identities by murdering the daughter of a British sea captain who vows revenge. (76 mins.)
Director: Anthony Bushell
 
12.
The Stranglers of Bombay (1959)
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In the 1830s, a captain in the East India Company lobbies to investigate the criminal Thugee Cult of Kali, an organized crime group of stranglers and thieves. (80 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
13.
Never Take Sweets from a Stranger (1960)
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Peter Carter meets official resistance when he finds his 9 year old daughter has been the victim of the pedophile patriarch of the town's most powerful family. (81 mins.)
Director: Cyril Frankel
 
14.
Stolen Face (1952)
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A doctor repairs a female inmate's disfigured face to match the lovely woman who left him, and marries her, only to find out how abusive she is. (72 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
15.
Man Bait (1952)
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The married owner of a bookstore is attracted to his sexy blonde clerk. He finally gives in to temptation and makes a pass at her, but that only results in him getting enmeshed in blackmail and murder. (84 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
16.
Hell Is a City (1960)
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In Britain, a Manchester police inspector becomes obsessed with capturing a criminal who escapes from prison. (98 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
17.
Song of Freedom (1936)
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A black British dockworker named Johnny Zinga becomes a famous singer and learns that he is the rightful king of the African island of Casanga. (80 mins.)
Director: J. Elder Wills
 
18.
Yesterday's Enemy (1959)
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In WW2, during the Japanese invasion of Burma, the lost remnant of a British Army Brigade HQ, led by the ruthless captain Alan Langford, escapes through the jungle toward the British lines. (95 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
19.
Hysteria (1965)
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An American wakes up in an English hospital unable to remember anything of his life before a recent car accident... (85 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
20.
The Old Dark House (1963)
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An American who sells cars in England receives a mysterious invitation from an old, eccentric millionaire... (86 mins.)
Director: William Castle
 
21.
The Man in Black (1949)
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A yogi seemingly dies while simulating death and his evil second wife, and her daughter, try to force his daughter into insanity for control of his estate. (80 mins.)
Director: Francis Searle