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Blood of Dracula -- Under hypnosis, a young woman turns into a vampire.

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Director:
Writer:
Aben Kandel (story)
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Release Date:
November 1957 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
She Will GIVE YOU Nightmares...FOR EVER! See more »
Plot:
Under hypnosis, a young woman turns into a vampire. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Strange happenings at the boarding school See more (26 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Sandra Harrison ... Nancy Perkins
Louise Lewis ... Miss Branding
Gail Ganley ... Myra
Jerry Blaine ... Tab
Heather Ames ... Nola

Malcolm Atterbury ... Lt. Dunlap
Mary Adams ... Mrs. Thorndyke
Thomas Browne Henry ... Mr. Paul Perkins (as Thomas B. Henry)
Don Devlin ... Eddie
Jean Dean ... Mrs. Doris Perkins (as Jeanne Dean)
Richard Devon ... Det. Sgt. Stewart
Paul Maxwell ... Mike, the young doctor
Shirley Delancey ... Terry (as Shirley De Lancey)
Michael Hall ... Glenn
Craig Duncan ... Police Officer
Edna Holland ... Miss Rivers
Carlyle Mitchell ... Stanley Mayther
Voltaire Perkins ... Dr. Lawson
Barbara Wilson ... Ann
Jimmy Hayes ... Joe
Lynn Alden ... Linda

Directed by
Herbert L. Strock 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Aben Kandel  story and screenplay (as Ralph Thornton)

Produced by
Herman Cohen .... producer
 
Original Music by
Paul Dunlap 
 
Cinematography by
Monroe P. Askins (director of photography) (as Monroe Askins)
 
Film Editing by
Robert Moore 
 
Production Design by
A. Leslie Thomas 
 
Art Direction by
A. Leslie Thomas  (as Thomas Leslie)
 
Set Decoration by
Tom Oliphant 
 
Makeup Department
Phillip Scheer .... makeup creator
 
Production Management
Austen Jewell .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Austen Jewell .... assistant director
 
Art Department
James Harris .... property master
 
Sound Department
George Brand .... music editor
Herman Lewis .... sound
Kay Rose .... sound effects editor
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Florence Hayes .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Music Department
George Brand .... music editor
Paul Dunlap .... conductor
Paul Dunlap .... music conductor
 
Other crew
Samuel Z. Arkoff .... presenter
Mary Gibsone .... script supervisor
James H. Nicholson .... presenter
Barbara Lee Strite .... production secretary
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Blood of the Demon" - Canada (English title)
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Runtime:
69 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Ryder Sound Services)
Certification:
Spain:18 | UK:PG | USA:TV-G | USA:Approved (Certificate #18770) | USA:Unrated (video)

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Trivia:
American International Pictures released this film to many drive-in theaters on a double bill with I Was a Teenage Frankenstein (1957) with the tag line: "Warning! Can You Take It? Fiendish! Frenzied! Frightening! It Will Haunt You For Days Afterwards!"See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: During the first shot of the "stake" that will kill Sandra Harrison it is shown to be about four inches tall. In the second shot, when it is protruding from her body, it is about a foot tall and perceptively sharper at the end.See more »
Quotes:
Glenn:[to Nancy] I've lost my compass. I don't know where we're heading!See more »
Soundtrack:
Puppy LoveSee more »

FAQ

How does the movie end?
Is the song 'Puppy Love' from the movie the same 'Puppy Love' sung by Paul Anka and Donny Osmond?
Is 'Blood of Dracula' based on a book?
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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Strange happenings at the boarding school, 23 January 2006
Author: Chris Gaskin from Derby, England

Blood Of Dracula is a typical of the drive-ins that Americain International came out with in the 1950's, aimed at teenagers. I quite liked this one.

After her mum dies and dad remarries, a girl is sent to a boarding school where she is hypnotised by one of her teachers as part of an ongoing experiment connected to the supernatural. This turns her into a fanged vampire and she kills several people. The police are baffled by these murders and when she refuses to look at her teacher at the end, tragedy strikes... Includes somebody singing Puppy Love.

Blood of Dracula has some creepy music and creepy locations as well, especially the night scenes. The vampire make-up looks pretty good for a low budget movie.

The cast is mostly made up of unknowns, lead by Sandra Harrison, her only movie according to IMDb.

Blood Of Dracula is a must for B-movie followers out there.

Rating: 3 stars out of 5.

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