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British Horror Movies

The UK is responsible for some of the most dark and twisted horror movies, often characterized by having demented themes and not very happy endings. Even the darkly humorous ventures from Britain tend to have a quite callous undertone and leaves those who watch with a sense that everything is not going to be alright.

Initially the UK based Hammer Horror Films Production Company dominated the horror movie market for decades with their brand of gothic monster movies, then Britain became hysterical over horror movies and introduced the Video Nasties Act instantly propelling numerous horrors to cult status overnight as their demand rocketed. More recently Britain is making a big impact on the horror movie market with their high quality and distinctly British brand of horror disturbing the world with cruel cynicism and sadistic sarcasm.

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"I've done some dark things, but putting the brother's brains on the sister's head...?"
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Hellbound Heart

Pig - Oink!

It's straight in with a gut-punch of visceral nastiness with Pig, the latest film from British director Adam Mason (Broken, The Devil's Chair, Blood River). A woman, terrified and covered in blood, flees along a deserted highway - where's she's intercepted by a man we'll come to know only as "Daddy" (Andrew Howard). When she hears his car engine, s... Click to read more "Pig"

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British Horror Movies

A selection of our favorite British Horrors
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Pazuzu Iscariot

British Horror Movies

The UK horror scene has had a resurgence in popularity in the recent years after a prolonged nap time after the death of Hammer Horror, with some quality horror making an appearance in the last couple of decades. Many of the UK's progressive horror directors are unafraid to put a new twist on age old horror themes and often add a little bit of the ... Click to read more "British Horror Movies"