7.7/10
210
9 user 5 critic

Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994)

The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A retrospective of the films of Britain's Hammer Studios, renowned for making stylish horror films in the 1950s, '60s and '70s. Included are clips from Hammer productions and interviews ... See full summary »

Director: David Thompson
Stars: Charles Gray, James Bernard, Veronica Carlson
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

This British anthology series, which was produced by England's leading exporters of horror films, told tales of haunted houses, demons, ghosts and other supernatural wonders.

Stars: Nicholas Ball, Anna Calder-Marshall, Christopher Cazenove
Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

While lecturing in China, Van Helsing agrees to help seven kung fu trained siblings reclaim their ancestral mountain village, now the domain of seven powerful vampires and their army of undead slaves.

Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Cheh Chang
Stars: Peter Cushing, David Chiang, Julie Ege
Director: Marcus Hearn
Stars: Caroline Munro, Madeline Smith, John Carson
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Narrator / Himself (voice)
...
Narrator / Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Roy Ward Baker ...
Himself
James Bernard ...
Himself
...
Herself (as Martine Beswicke)
...
Herself
Michael Carreras ...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
Freddie Francis ...
Himself
Val Guest ...
Himself
...
Himself
Anthony Hinds ...
Himself
...
Himself
Francis Matthews ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

6 August 1994 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Flesh and Blood: A Heritage of Horror  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The last project completed by Peter Cushing before his death in August 1994,and his final collaboration with Christopher Lee (the recording took place on May 17,1994). After the taping, they enjoyed some private time viewing their favorite funny cartoons. Their credit on screen simply reads "Narrated by Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee." See more »

Connections

Features The Curse of the Werewolf (1961) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Heritage of Hammer!
19 August 2003 | by (Newfoundland, Canada) – See all my reviews

A more complete and fascinating study of the heritage left behind by Hammer Studios will not likely ever be done quite this well in this format again. To hear the narrative thoughts of Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee on their time with Hammer and its eventual rise and fall prove fascinating as do the many comments and interviews from the likes of Jimmy Sangster, Val Guest, Hazel Court, Ingrid Pitt, Caroline Munro, Michael Carreras, Raquel Welch, James Bernard and Tony Hinds's son. This is sure to thrill and delight any true fan of Hammer Horror. In fact it's a must-have!


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?