Bring classic horror films back to the BBC!

Television has become so bland in the last decade that it has become impossible to find any of the classic old horror films being screened anywhere, even on the BBC. Years ago, BBC2 would screen regular horror double bills on Saturday nights which featured cult movies from Universal, RKO, Hammer Films and beyond. If you'd like to see these films back on the box, please sign this petition and tell your friends to do the same!

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  • Annamae whitehurst The old horror movies were the best.

  • veito moretti love, love. love the classic b and w's!!!!!

  • DAVID RANSOM Myself, family, and friends ALWAYS watched the horror double bill on Saturday nights! We looked forward to it all week!

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    ADAM YATES

    13 hours ago Comments: It would be great if BBC-2 could gain the rights again to screen a regular season of Double Bills in the original veins of Horror, Fantastical, Monsters, Science Fiction, Surreal etc...mixing them up a bit with silent, sound and more modern output. Hammer, Amicus, Tigon, RKO, Universal and the independents old and new.
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    Steve Jordan

    1 day ago Comments: These old classics provided the most enjoyable and memorable nights of my childhood years. Watching the double film monster films with my older brother was like heaven on earth to a kid. No kid should be deprived of this healthy,inexpensive venue. Add to that some advertisements for monster model kits and you have happy campers out of mom and dad, and the kids.
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    Robert McKeown

    2 days ago Comments: -
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