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Seeing Red: The Colorful Chills of Hammer Horror

Seeing Red: The Colorful Chills of Hammer Horror

True to its nickname, the British company pumped out a series of horror films that terrified audiences around the world throughout the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s. Breaking sharply from the stagy, black and white paradigm established by Universal’s Monster Movies, Hammer breathed new life into the genre with a flashy style that can best be described as Technicolor Gothic.