The Women of Hammer Horror: A Biographical Dictionary and Filmography

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McFarland, Jan 10, 2014 - Performing Arts - 248 pages
The Hammer studio is best known for its horror film output from the mid–1950s through the 1970s. This book provides facts about the hundreds of actresses who appeared in those films, including ones released in the twenty-first century by a resurgent Hammer. Each woman’s entry includes her Hammer filmography, a brief biography if available, and other film credits in the horror genre. The book is illustrated with more than 60 film stills and posters.

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User Review  - NickKnight - LibraryThing

This is one of the best reference books about hammer films that I have read. It has biographical and filmographical information on every actress that has worked for hammer. It also has a bibliography ... Read full review

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User Review  - karenweyant - LibraryThing

A good reference book that lists the women, along with biographical entries, who have started in Hammer Horror films from the 1950's until present day. While the entries tend to be a bit lopsided ... Read full review



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Robert Michael “Bobb” Cotter, a graphic designer, lives in Pittsburgh. In addition to having written several books about comics and film, he writes a monthly column for Creepy Classics.

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