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by simon
Fri Mar 26, 2010 12:01 pm
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Ian Scoones - R.I.P
Replies: 1
Views: 4460

Ian Scoones - R.I.P

It is very sad for me to report on the passing of Ian Scoones in March this year, Ian will be remembered by many for his superb work on the many classic Hammer films working closely with Les Bowie and also his work on Dr Who and Blakes 7 along with the Hammer Horror TV series. A wonderful person who...
by simon
Fri Apr 17, 2009 12:10 pm
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Come and meet John Carlson
Replies: 1
Views: 5226

Come and meet John Carlson

Just thought id drop in and let people know that John Carlson will be making an appearance at the cine lumiere in London on the 25th July 2009, they will be showing plague of the zombies and taste the blood of dracula, plus a on stage interview and a chance to meet the man in person. contact Don Fea...
by simon
Thu Mar 20, 2008 3:49 pm
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Captain Kronos - Reunion - London sat 29th March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 5412

Captain Kronos - Reunion - London sat 29th March 2008

Just to let people know if they are interested that a " Captain Kronos" reunion is to take place at the cine lumiere in london on sat 29th march 2008, guests confirmed for the day are Horst Janson, Caroline Munroe, John Cater, lois daine and possibly Brian Clemens Autographs / photos will be availab...
by simon
Wed Sep 12, 2007 9:56 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Favourite episode?
Replies: 18
Views: 21464

Hi everyone - mine would be exactly same as marty - great episodes
by simon
Tue Aug 07, 2007 2:10 pm
Forum: Actors & Actresses
Topic: Hammer Director Dies
Replies: 4
Views: 6245

Hammer Director Dies

It is very sad to report that the director PETER GRAHAM SCOTT died on sunday the 5th Aug, Peter directed HAMMER'S classic film Captain Clegg amongst a host of production and directing credits to his name. It is even sadder that Peter who attended the Bray Event on Saturday said to me how much he had...
by simon
Tue Jul 24, 2007 10:52 am
Forum: TV Series & Films
Topic: Journey to the Unkown
Replies: 5
Views: 7444

you are correct, i asked abot the quality of each episode and to be fair i was told that the quality of each episode varied from good to ok, i have many of these on vhs when i first saw them during the early 1980's The series has never had an official release either here or in the states which is a ...
by simon
Tue Jul 24, 2007 10:43 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Surviving Props - Whats out there
Replies: 19
Views: 18513

Sorry - just forgot to mention that the exhibition was held around 1998 / 99
by simon
Tue Jul 24, 2007 10:40 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Surviving Props - Whats out there
Replies: 19
Views: 18513

Hello Marty / john - nice to have some others posting on this forum, i loaned " charlie Boy" along with my original script and other items from my collection to the museum of moving image for an exhibition which ran for 6 months celebrating Hammer Film Studios, i have some pics from the exhibition s...
by simon
Fri Jul 20, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Photos of original props and special effects drawings
Replies: 5
Views: 7149

Hi Neal and everybody else, weve just got a new scanner at work so im hoping over the next couple of weeks to scan for the site a series of contact sheets i have showing behind the scenes on the making of the series, there's all sorts of great stuff from a lot of the original episodes...keep watching
by simon
Fri Jul 13, 2007 10:04 am
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Meet?
Replies: 12
Views: 10111

im planning on having a trip round a few of the locations on sunday 5th august, im a bray film studios on the saturday.
by simon
Wed Jul 11, 2007 12:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Locations section on main site updated
Replies: 2
Views: 5430

Again well done neal, this section is also very good and informative, its that good that while im down at bray in august im going to have a trip round some of the locations for the series on the sunday
by simon
Wed Jul 11, 2007 12:22 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Photos of original props and special effects drawings
Replies: 5
Views: 7149

hi neal - Im attending the BRAY STUDIOS event on august the 4th, Ian scoones is comming along to the event, he is bringing along the original severed prop hand used in the episode house that bled to death, ill get some pics for the site..
by simon
Wed Jul 11, 2007 12:19 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New forum design
Replies: 8
Views: 8697

VERY NICE NEAL - keep up the good work, the site and forum are looking realy good
by simon
Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:13 am
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Don Sharp directed....
Replies: 4
Views: 6049

It sure is, the original starred Kenneth Moore, i think it was made in 1939 although i could be wrong on the date
by simon
Fri Jul 06, 2007 1:11 pm
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Don Sharp directed....
Replies: 4
Views: 6049

and dont forget Neal, Don also directed several classic films for Hammer inc Kiss of the vamipre / rasputin and devil ship pirates along with episodes of the classic Avengers series, a very nice man indeed i had the pleasure of meeting him during the late 1990's at the barbican in london