Dracula (1973)




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This TV-movie adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel of the "undead" was adapted by Richard Matheson and photographed by Oswald Morris. As the titular count, Jack Palance is a reluctant victim of an unwelcome fate, rather than a grinning bloodsucker. Nigel Davenport co-stars as Van Helsing, vampire-hunter deluxe, who pursues the count with his bagful of hammers and stakes. Much of the Stoker novel that had been eliminated in earlier versions has been restored by Matheson. Originally slated for … More

Rating: R
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Horror
Directed By:
Written By: Richard Matheson, Bram Stoker
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 27, 2002
MPI Home Video

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as Count Dracula

as Arthur Holmwood

as Doctor Van Helsing

as Mrs. Westurna

as Lucy Westurna

as Jonathan Harker

as Whitby Inn Maid

as Dracula's Wife

as Zookeeper

as Innkeeper

as Innkeeper's Wife
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Critic Reviews for Dracula

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | April 4, 2011
Time Out
Top Critic

Palance pretty creepy Count

October 24, 2004
Kansas City Kansan

As close as had been done at that point to the original Stoker novel.

June 12, 2003
New Times

July 31, 2005

January 24, 2005
Star-Democrat (Easton, MD)

December 5, 2003
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Audience Reviews for Dracula

Remember being really favorably impressed with this. Saw it many years ago. Can't remember many particulars...bu the general memory was highly favorable.

Sheppard Salter

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