Hammer Film Productions is a film production company which is based in the United Kingdom. The Film Company was founded in 1934, when the company was best known for a series of Gothic "Hammer Horror" films from the mid-1950s to 1970s.
The Company has Produced;
- Science Fiction
- Film Noir
- and in later years, Television Series.
Due to Hammer Productions success of films, they have partnerships with United States studios, Warner Brothers.
Apart from running alongside production of the Gothic Horror FIlms, Hammer Film Productions also made a series of "Mini-Hitchcocks", which were very low-budget suspense thrillers also known as Psychological Thrillers. And they are also in association with Talisman Films, who have produced The Women in Black, showing February 10th this year.
Theses' Psychological Thrillers included;
Taste The Fear in 1961