Saturday, December 2, 2023

The Hammer-Amicus Blogathon IV – Day 2 Recap

Hammer-Amicus Blogathon IV Banner - Twins of Evil

We’re back for Day 2 of the Hammer-Amicus Blogathon IV, hosted by Yours Truly and Gill from Realweegiemidget Reviews. Today, we have another batch of eclectic posts for your reading pleasure. Oh, and please excuse my tardiness if you haven’t received a comment from me yet. You should be hearing from me soon.

The Abominable Snowman

Don’t worry if you’re running a bit late! We’ll be sure to post your link on Day Three or (just confirmed) Bonus Day 4. Post a comment below, email me at, Twitter (@barry_cinematic), Instagram (barry_cinematic), or by commenting below. You may also contact Gill by commenting on her post, or through her blog’s Contact Me page.


Tales from the Crypt

Here are today’s offerings...  and be sure to check out the posts from Day 1, and stay tuned for Day 3!


A Hammer Film Production

Paranoiac Poster

What’s that behind you? Never fear, it’s only John from Tales from the Freakboy Zone discussing Paranoiac (1963).

The Woman in Black 2 Poster

Andrew from Maniacs and Monsters is back in black with TheWoman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014).

Dracula Has Risen from the Grave

Rise and shine with Jack Seabrook’s (from Bare Bones E-Zine) look at Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968). 

Nightmare Poster

Don’t be afraid to check out Nitrate Glow’s review of Nightmare (1964).

The Engelsfors Trilogy

Kevin, aka: The Grump of Horror looks at books – specifically The Engelsfors Trilogy


The Viking Queen Poster

Holger Haase from Hammer and Beyond spends some quality time with The Viking Queen (1967).  

The Witches Poster

Sit a spell with Eddie Harrison from Film Authority as he reviews The Witches (1966).

The Gorgon Poster

You’d better not avert your eyes from Dan Stephens’ (from Top 10 Films) take on The Gorgon (1964). 


The Reptile Poster

…And don’t slither away before reading my review of The Reptile (1966).


Amicus Productions

The Skull Poster

I hear your noggin, but you can’t come in. Check out Black Cats and Poppies’ take on The Skull (1965). 

Hey, daddy-o, don’t be a drag. Hang with cool cat Terence Towles Canote from A Shroud of Thoughts, as he comments on It’s Trad, Dad! (1962). 



  1. Thanks for including my review in this fourth round of hammer amicus fun!

    1. You're very welcome, John. You always add something special to the blogathons!

  2. Hi Barry! I finally finished my post for the blogathon -
    My apologies for being so late with this!

    1. No worries! I only finished my review last night. I'll add you to the Day 3 recap. Thanks so much for joining! :)

  3. Here's my contribution...

    1. Thanks for joining, J-Dub! I'll add this to tonight's updates.

  4. Here are my reviews:

    The Land That Time Forgot (1974)

    The People That Time Forgot (1977)

    1. Hi there... Thanks for joining the blogathon! I'll add your links to tonight's update. :)

  5. Hi, Barry! Here's mine--hope it's not too late:

    1. Hi, Rebecca! I just posted the Day 3 update, but I'll be sure to add your link to Day 4. Thanks so much for joining the blogathon!