A qualcuno piace l’horror – Il cinema della Hammer Films – Some Like It Horror – The Hammer Films Story
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Founded in England in the last years of Forties, the Hammer Film Productions has soon become the queen of horror and fantasy movies, thanks to its capability to bring on the screen the most famous nightmares belonging from the gothic literature. Some Like It Horror narrates the Hammer Films long journey along the Seventh Art path, a passionate history which continues till now and includes also some “incursions” in different kind of movies, such as noir, war movies and adventure films.
The book, written by Stefano Leonforte, includes a section with all the movies fiches and a collection of movie posters. It’s an essential compendium for any movie lover.
Stefano Leonforte was born in Vicenza in 1983. He’s got a degree in Performance Science and Multimedia Production at Padua University. He is scholar of Italian movies and Anglo-American fantasy films. He wrote the essay “Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Il conte vampiro secondo Francis Ford Coppola” (Un mondo a parte, 2010).