Movies Night of the Big Heat (1967, Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing) Published 1 month ago on January 18, 2019 A heat wave slowly roasts the inhabitants of a remote northern island in this psychological British sci-fi thriller. Hammer Studio veterans, director Terence Fisher, and stars Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing makes this an effective, claustrophobic horror movie about a very unusual alien invasion. Watch out for those exploding beer bottles! Released in Britain as Night of the Big Heat and in American theaters as Island of the Burning Damned. Director Terence Fisher, was long identified with Hammer Studios’ horror movies and directed more than 50 movies and TV series in his career. He didn’t direct his first film, however, until age 43. production details UK | Hammer | 94 minutes | 1967 Director: Terence Fisher Director of Photography: Reginald Wyer Editor: Rod Keys Composer: Malcolm Lockyer Screenwriters: Jane Allen, Ronald Liles Art Director: Alex Vichinsky cast Christopher Lee as Godfrey Hanson Patrick Allen as Jeff Callum Peter Cushing as Dr. Vernon Stone Jane Merrow as Angela Roberts Sarah Lawson as Frankie Callum William Lucas as Ken Stanley Kenneth Cope as Tinker Mason Percy Herbert as Gerald Foster Thomas Heathcote as Bob Hayward Anna Turner as Stella Hayward Jack Bligh as Ben Siddle Sydney Bromley as Old Tramp Barry Halliday as Radar Operator Anna TurnerChristopher LeeHorrorJack BlighJane MerrowJohn LymingtonKenneth CopeMysteryPatrick AllenPercy HerbertPeter CushingRonald LilesSarah LawsonScience FictionSydney BromleyTerence FisherThomas HeathcoteThrillerWilliam Lucas Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes5 hours ago Your Worst Nightmare: Behind the Barn (S5EP8 ID Sat 23 Feb 2019) Behind the Barn: When 20-year-old college student Kristy Ray is kidnapped from her home in rural Tippah County, Miss., in... Episodes5 hours ago Ghost Adventures: Gates of Hell House (S15EP12 Travel Sat 23 Feb 2019) Gates of Hell House: The crew investigate intense paranormal activity at “the Freakling Bros., Trilogy of Terror,” an infamous haunted... Episodes5 hours ago Who’s Stalking Me? (Lifetime Sat 23 Feb 2019, Chelsea Ricketts, Michael Welch) Following a near-death experience when an attacker breaks into her home, Amanda can’t shake the feeling that she’s still in... Episodes5 hours ago Ransom: Black Dolphin (S3EP2 CBS Sat 23 Feb 2019) Black Dolphin: The FBI asks Eric to use his negotiating expertise to convince the brainwashed survivor of an internet predator... Episodes5 hours ago Heart of Darkness: Gambling With the Devil (S1EP3 ID Sat 23 Feb 2019) Gambling With the Devil: When the police arrive on the scene, a few blocks from the Isle Casino in Pompano... search EPISODES Episodes5 hours ago Love on the Menu (Hallmark 23 Feb 2019, Autumn Reeser, Kavan Smith) When chef Hank makes a deal with frozen food executive Maggie to save his restaurant, their unexpected attraction complicates matters,... Episodes1 day ago Hawaii Five-0: E’ao lu’au a kualima (S9EP17 CBS Fri 22 Feb 2019) E’ao lu’au a kualima: Junior is torn between his duties as a member of Five-0 and his feelings for his... Episodes1 day ago Don’t Be Tardy: Loaded Statement (S7EP3 Bravo Fri 22 Sep 2019) Loaded Statement: The Biermanns get serious about defending themselves and decide to attend a gun safety course after a break-in... advertisement MOVIES Movies1 week ago The Breaker Upperers (Netflix Fri 15 Feb 2019, Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami) Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels. production... Movies1 week ago Private Worlds (Paramount 1935, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert) Charles Boyer stars as the new superintendent of a progressive mental hospital. His apparent coldness first arouses resentment among the... Movies1 week ago Yucatán (2018, Luis Tosar, Stephanie Cayo) In farcical comedy Yucatán a pair of white collar thieves compete fiercely against each other trying to steal from an... MY TV TONIGHTWhat's on and when. Broadcast, cable and streaming... BRITISH FILM 1930-1990The Viewer's Guide to British Film 1930-1990 Indepth guide to six decades of cinema in the UK.