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Bela Lugosi: Hollywood’s Dracula

Bela Lugosi: Hollywood's Dracula
Product Description of Bela Lugosi: Hollywood’s Dracula Brilliantly dramatic documentary a wealth of rare footage will make you feel as if you lived with Lugosi through his triumphs and tragedies. Greg Mank, author of It’s Alive and  Karloff and Lugosi.
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Dracula (1931)

Dracula (1931) starring Bela Lugosi in the title role
Dracula (1931) starring Bela Lugosi, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan, directed by Tod Browning Synopsis of Dracula A truly great adaptation of the classic vampire novel.  Dracula is the story of the European vampire who comes to England to find fresh victims …  And stumbles across a young woman who...
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Dracula’s Daughter

Dracula's Daughter, starring Gloria Holden
Dracula’s Daughter  (1936) starring Gloria Holden, Otto Kruger, Edward Van Sloan, Marguerite Churchill I have to admit to being pleasantly surprised by  Dracula’s Daughter–the first sequel to the classic 1931  Dracula starring Bela Lugosi.   Unlike so many of the later Universal Dracula movies,  Dracula’s Daughter does not attempt to...
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Son of Dracula

Lon Chaney Jr. as the titular Son of Dracula
Son of Dracula (1943) starring Lon Chaney Jr., Louise Allbritton, Robert Paige, Evelyn Ankers Son of Dracula is a very interesting entry into Universal Pictures’ series of  Dracula movies — and not only due to Lon Chaney Jr. playing the title character — although Chaney does a good job....
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Dracula Untold

Dracula Untold (2014) starring Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper
Dracula Untold (2014) starring Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper Synopsis of Dracula Untold Dracula Untold – The year is 1462. Transylvania enjoys peace under the rule of Vlad III [Luke Evans] and his beloved wife, Mirena [Sarah Gadon]. But a war with the Turks and a pact with a demon are...
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Dracula vs Frankenstein

The face of Frankenstein's monster in Dracula vs Frankenstein
Dracula vs Frankenstein (1971) starring J. Carrol Naish, Lon Chaney Jr. Before talking about Dracula vs Frankenstein itself, I would like to point out that it was the final appearance by two excellent actors: J. Carrol Naish (Sahara, Annie Get Your Gun) and Lon Chaney Jr. (The Wolf...
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Blacula

Blacula (1972) starring William Marshall, Vonetta McGee
Blacula (1972) starring William Marshall, Vonetta McGee Blacula is a blaxploitation film, that rises above its origin. largely because of the quality of the acting, especially the title character, portrayed by William Marshall. The story begins in 1780, with African Price Manuwalde (William Marshall) seeking the help of...
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The Batman vs Dracula

The Batman vs Dracula: The Animated Movie
DVD review of ‘Batman vs. Dracula‘, an animated movie that’s definitely not for children.   It’s an entertaining horror film, but not meant for young kids.
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