Dracula Reviews

September 20, 2019
All of this should either make us shiver or giggle or both, but it doesn't do anything. Something has been lost not only on the road from Transylvania, but on the road from Broadway to Hollywood.
August 8, 2019
The story, shot in some of the more beautiful British landscapes, is improved by being set at the beginning of the century and by the actors who turn this well-known story into a work of rare visual perfection. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 22, 2015
John Badham directs with great verve and pace, considerably helped by the atmospheric organ music of John Williams and the London Symphony Orchestra.
June 11, 2012
Several horror scenes, notably those not involving Dracula himself, are genuinely creepy.
February 1, 2010
This is sort of a Saturday Night Fever version of the story with a stylish, afro'ed Langella walking around with an open shirt looking for girls to take to his Castle Disco.
March 26, 2009
A handsome, moody rendition, more romantic than menacing.
April 21, 2007
Granted, it's staged and composed like Masterpiece Theatre.
January 12, 2007
January 26, 2006
The casting is right on target and the atmosphere fittingly eerie in director John Badham's suspenseful, handsomely-mounted 1979 version.
August 14, 2005
February 13, 2005
May 21, 2004
November 27, 2002
November 5, 2002
Nice production values, but that's about it
August 30, 2002
July 26, 2002
Just doesn't fly.