To celebrate the upcoming release of The Art of Hammer, we've selected ten of the best Hammer poster taglines:
The terrifying lover, who died – yet lived!
Frankenstein spills it, Dracula drinks it!
The Curse of Frankenstein/Dracula double bill
Their oath was – TERROR! Their cry – BLOOD! Their goal – DEATH!
Captain Clegg (aka Night Creatures), 1962
White-hot terror! Cold, clammy fear!
Doomed to walk the Earth as slaves to the Lord of the Living Dead!
The Plague of the Zombies, 1966.
Beware the beat of the cloth-wrapped feet!
The Mummy’s Shroud, 1967
Man at the mercy of a Kingdom of Prehistoric Women!
Slave Girls (aka Prehistoric Women), 1968
See helpless beauties attacked by crazed kelp-monsters!
The Lost Continent, 1968
A severed hand beckons from an open grave!
Blood from the Mummy’s Tomb, 1971
The Time: Now
The Place: Kings Road, Chelsea
The Killer: Count Dracula
The Count is back, with an eye for London’s hotpants – and a taste for everything.
Dracula A.D. 1972
The Art of Hammer Posters From the Archive of Hammer Films