20 Count Dracula Movies With The Most Convincing Performance By An Actor Playing The Count

These films show an actor so convincing as Count Dracula that we totally accept his performance as the real creature of the night. In no particular Order.
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1.
Dracula (1931)
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The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina. (85 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
 
2.
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
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Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man. (83 mins.)
 
3.
Horror of Dracula (1958)
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Jonathan Harker begets the ire of Count Dracula after he accepts a job at the vampire's castle under false pretenses. (82 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
“ Lee in his Greatest role. ” - mpr7
 
4.
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)
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When his castle is exorcised, Dracula plots his revenge against the Monsignor who performed the rites... (92 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
5.
Nosferatu (1922)
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Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. (94 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ The scariest looking "Dracula'. ” - mpr7
 
6.
House of Dracula (1945)
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Count Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; a hunchbacked woman, a mad scientist and Frankenstein's Monster have their own troubles. (67 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
“ John Carradine as the thinnest looking vampire. ” - mpr7
 
7.
The Return of Dracula (1958)
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After a vampire leaves his native Balkans, he murders a Czech artist, assumes his identity, and moves in with the dead man's American cousins. (77 mins.)
Director: Paul Landres
“ The smoothest performance as the Count. ” - mpr7
 
8.
Son of Dracula (1943)
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Count Alucard finds his way from Budapest to the swamps of the Deep South; his four nemeses are a medical doctor, a university professor, a jilted fiancé and the woman he loves. (80 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ Lon Chaney Jr. in a very good sequel. ” - mpr7
 
9.
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
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Jonathan and Lucy live in Wismar and the Count wants a house there. Varna is a port on the Black Sea, close to Dracula's castle. (107 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ Klaus Kinksi as a scary looking vampire. ” - mpr7
 
10.
Dracula (1992)
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The vampire comes to England to seduce a visitor's fiancée and inflict havoc in the foreign land. (128 mins.)
“ Gary Oldman in a standout performance amongst some poor actors and actresses. ” - mpr7
 
11.
Blood for Dracula (1974)
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An ailing vampire count travels to Italy with his servant to find a bride. (103 mins.)
Director: Paul Morrissey
“ A sickly looking performance by Udo Kier ” - mpr7
 
12.
The Monster Squad (1987)
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A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters. (82 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
“ Duncan Regehr is very good as the Count. ” - mpr7
 
13.
The Boneyard Collection (2008)
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A quirky anthology, consisting of four separate short films connected by host segments. The first one... (99 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Plumb
“ Ronn Moss does an incredible performance as the Count. ” - mpr7
 
14.
Dracula's Dog (1978)
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Russian soldiers accidentally unleash the servant of Dracula, as well as his dog, during excavations of Romania... (90 mins.)
Director: Albert Band
“ Michael Pataki as a very good vampire. ” - mpr7
 
15.
Waxwork (1988)
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A wax museum owner uses his horror exhibits to unleash evil on the world. (95 mins.)
Director: Anthony Hickox
“ A convincing Miles O'keefe in a film with very good castle sets. ” - mpr7
 
16.
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)
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While lecturing in China, Van Helsing agrees to help seven kung fu trained siblings reclaim their ancestral mountain village, now the domain of seven powerful vampires and their army of undead slaves. (83 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
“ John Forbes Robertson in one of Hammer's last Count Dracula movies. ” - mpr7
 
17.
Gebissen wird nur nachts - das Happening der Vampire (1971)
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An American actress inherits a castle in Transylvania. What she doesn't know is that her ancestor, the Baroness Catali, was in actuality a vampire countess, and emerges from her tomb to ravage the nearby village and Catholic seminary. (102 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
“ Ferdy Mayne back as a comical vampire. ” - mpr7
 
18.
The Vampire Hunters Club (2001 Video)
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A club comprised of some elderly gentlemen are determined to hunt down Dracula. (30 mins.)
Director: Donald F. Glut
“ A nice convincing performance by Daniel Roebuck as The Count. ” - mpr7
 
19.
Dracula (2002 TV Series)
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(173 mins.)
Director: Roger Young
“ Patrick Bergin doing a fine job. ” - mpr7
 
20.
Count Dracula (1977 TV Movie)
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For those familiar with Bram Stoker's novel, this adaptation follows the book quite closely in most respects... (150 mins.)
Director: Philip Saville
“ Louis Jordan's great performance. ” - mpr7