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Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide: 'The Hammer Vault' by Marcus Hearn


If you're looking for a last-minute holiday gift for the Hammer horror fan who has everything, Titan Books has the solution. Film historian Marcus Hearn's The Hammer Vault is much more than a miniature museum of goodies from "the studio that dripped blood", it's a time capsule of a bygone era in which film marketing was more art than sport. Packed with poster reproductions, unused art, and pictures of those breathtaking "Hammer Glamour" girls, Hearn's labor of love is the next best thing to catching the films in first-run double features, with a bucket of popcorn under one arm and a trembling date beneath the other.

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