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Horror stars of the London Zoo
London Zoo is a place of fun and wonder with animals from all over the world gathered for us to enjoy, but you may not know that one particular animal has been the star of three horror movies. Listen to hear about the role they played in “Werewolf of London” (1935), “American Werewolf in London” (1981), and “Braham Stoker’s Dracula” (1992)
Hammersmith Bridge – 1960s Horror
Hammersmith Bridge appears in a handful of horror films, but truly stands out in Roman Polansky’s 1965 “Repulsion” and the unusual 1967 horror “It!” or “Curse of the Golem”.
Betty Davis plays a nightmarish Nanny here at 30 Chester Terrace
The elegant flats off Regents Park are home to a sinister nanny and maid played by Bette Davis in “The Nanny”. Listen to this viewpoint to hear about this lesser-known of Davis’ horror films which inspired a generation of evil babysitters, nannies and caretakers.