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Lemora: A Child's Tale of the Supernatural -- A notorious bank robber kills his wife and flees the police, only to be captured by a mysterious group of figures in an abandoned town.

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Director:
Writers:
Richard Blackburn (screenplay) and
Robert Fern (screenplay)
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Release Date:
May 1975 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Run, little girl! Innocence is in peril tonight! See more »
Plot:
A young girl who returns to her hometown to see her dying father finds herself being drawn into a web of vampirism and witchcraft. | Full synopsis »
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(2 articles)
Children Shouldn’t Play with Dead Things
 (From Trailers from Hell. 16 January 2016, 11:16 AM, PST)

Back Catalogue #4: Vci Entertainment
 (From Fangoria. 26 October 2009, 4:34 AM, PDT)

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Possibly The Best Vampire Movie Ever See more (47 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Richard Blackburn 
 
Writing credits
Richard Blackburn (screenplay) and
Robert Fern (screenplay)

Produced by
C.V. Blackburn .... executive producer
Robert Fern .... producer
 
Original Music by
Dan Neufeld 
 
Cinematography by
Robert Caramico (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Pieter Hubbard  (as Pieter S. Hubbard)
 
Art Direction by
Sterling Franck 
 
Set Decoration by
Ellen Prince 
Allan A. Apone (uncredited)
 
Costume Design by
Rosanna Norton 
 
Makeup Department
Sharon Cassidy .... hair stylist
Byrd Holland .... special makeup effects creator
Hy Pyke .... assistant makeup artist
Douglas J. White .... assistant makeup artist (as Douglas White)
 
Production Management
F.A. Miller .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Art Names .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Dick Osmun .... set constructor (as Richard Osmun)
Fred Folger .... props (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Byrd Holland .... visual effects creator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jean Pierre Geuens .... additional camera operator (as Jean-Pierre Geuens)
Hank Grattan .... key grip (as Hank Gratton)
Robert Isenberg .... camera assistant
Tim Wawrzeniak .... camera assistant
W. Allen York .... supervising electrician (as Allan York)
James Bryan .... director of photography: additional photography (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jodie Lynn Tillen .... costumer (as Jodie Tillen)
 
Music Department
Dan Neufeld .... conductor
 
Other crew
Joan Tucker .... script continuity
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Also Known As:
"Lemora, the Lady Dracula" - USA (TV title)
"The Rape of the Vampires" - USA (reissue title)
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Runtime:
80 min | USA:113 min (uncut version) | USA:85 min (DVD version)
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Trivia:
Alvin Lee's car seen at the beginning of the film is a French Citroen Traction Avant made from 1934 - 1957.See more »
Quotes:
Lemora:The girl is around here somewhere. If you let her escape, or allow them to get to her before you do, I'll make you wish you *could* die.See more »
Soundtrack:
Paper AngelSee more »

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3 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Possibly The Best Vampire Movie Ever, 20 November 1999
Author: Carrigon from United States

This movie is a classic on so many levels. I watched an interview with the director where he said he thought he did everything wrong due to inexperience, however, all the things he thought he did wrong--filming at night, using a 1930's setting, low budget, and religious overtones--only served to make this movie the classic that it is. There are truly scary moments and the soundtrack is so creepy you remember it years later. The makeup is wonderful because the vampires truly look like the rabid creatures that they are. The scenes of the child vampires are truly creepy and scary.

The basic premise is that Lemora, a female vampire, lures an innocent young girl to her town by telling her that her father is ill. So the girl goes to the town, at night of course, and finds to her horror that the town is full of rabid vampires. I say rabid because something seems to have gone wrong here. Lemora herself does not understand why her vampires have gone rabid, like some infection turned them into the horrible creatures they have become. It is just a great plot. Rent this movie, buy this movie, just see it. It is simply the best in classic horror.

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