Dracula's Dog (1981)

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A canine variation on the vampire legend. Michael Pataki, Reggie Nalder, Jose Ferrer, Jan Shutan. Linda: Libbie Chase. Steve: John Levin. Mrs. Parks: Cleo Harrington.
Rating:
R
Genre:
Horror , Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
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 wide
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Studio:
Vic Productions

Cast

Michael Pataki
as Michael Drake / Count Dracula
José Ferrer
as Inspector Branco
Simmy Bow
as Fisherman
JoJo D'Amore
as Fisherman
Reggie Nalder
as Veidt Smith
Arlene Martel
as Maj. Hessle
Cleo Harrington
as Mrs. Parks
John Levin
as Steve Drake
Jan Shutan
as Marla Drake
Libbie Chase
as Linda Drake
Arleen Martell
as Maj. Hessle
Katherine Fitzpatrick
as Dracula's Victim
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Critic Reviews for Dracula's Dog

All Critics (5)

...a thoroughly pointless little flick.

Full Review… | October 19, 2005
Reel Film Reviews

The title is irresistible. The movie isn't.

May 20, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

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Full Review… | April 24, 2012
Science Fiction, Horror and Fantasy Film Review Database

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July 31, 2005
EmanuelLevy.Com

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January 13, 2005
rec.arts.movies.reviews

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Full Review… | September 18, 2002

Audience Reviews for Dracula's Dog

LOL hilarious! in 1978 Dracula movies were definitely running out of ideas until someone came up with this wacky premise: Dracula, pissed off that a dog came to the rescue of a woman sleeping, turns the dog into a vampire with obvious false fangs and glowing eyes! If that premise sounds stupid here is the rest, the tomb of the dog Zoltan(yes, tomb folks)is open by the Russian army in Romania the dog comes to life along with his master(Reggie Nalder)to locate the last of Dracula decendents to keep the bloodline going. This sounds like your watching a skit on MadTV but your not. Nalder tracks down the family on a camping trip. Zoltan turns several dogs into vampires including a puppy! With this grade Z material is given some class with the casting of Jose Ferrer and Michael Pataki. The director gives way too many closeups of Nalder's craggy face. The cinematography and especially the musical score is good. There are many goofy scenes to pick out and the ending comes to no surprise to anyone watching this. Have lots of liquor on hand to watch this film.

Orlando Diaz
Orlando Diaz

what did you expect its low budget it has no point to it I mean look at the title it's called dracula's dog I mean it is not very one of the worst vampires films ever made no dialogue just no anything just film just to make money this film starts bad just the whole film is awful I mean I like horror films it is just why this horror film I mean of course I feels a little bit grindhouse style but this is just as horrible as my pet getting rabbies I mean why a vampire dog I mean they could have named it dracula's bat not dracula's dog I mean this is not creepy at all very stupid very cheap.

Max Moser
Max Moser

this was the very first horror movie i owned on tape. it's sooo bad...and not necesarily in a good way.!

Chris Doan
Chris Doan

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