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Dracula and Son (1976)
"Dracula père et fils" (original title)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Horror  |  May 1979 (USA)
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Son grows up with father, leaves to go to big city in 1979. Father follows and tries to survive as a vampire in a modern world. Son finds girl, decides not to be a vampire anymore. Great ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bernard Menez ...
Ferdinand Poitevin, fils d'Herminie et du prince des Ténèbres / Son
Marie-Hélène Breillat ...
Nicole Clement
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Herminie Poitevin
Mustapha Dali ...
Khaleb
Bernard Alane ...
Jean - le fiancé de Nicole
Claude Génia ...
Marguerite
Jean-Claude Dauphin ...
Cristéa / Christian Polanski
Anna Gaël ...
Miss Gaylor
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Le responsable de l'usine
Raymond Bussières ...
L'homme âgé à l'ANPE
Xavier Depraz ...
Le majordome
Anna Prucnal
Jean Lescot
Albert Simono ...
Le vendeur de cercueils
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Son grows up with father, leaves to go to big city in 1979. Father follows and tries to survive as a vampire in a modern world. Son finds girl, decides not to be a vampire anymore. Great ending! Written by Patricia Purvin <pap@mail.utexas.edu>

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This was the tenth and final film in which Christopher Lee played Count Dracula. See more »

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Dracula père: I am Count Dracula, and I was sent here to see Van Helsing. Tell him I will wait no longer.
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Good idea could have been a lot better
9 September 2000 | by (Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada) – See all my reviews

Count Dracula had a son, by the name of Ferdinand. He's a shy and a good nature young man, not very happy to be a vampire. He don't want to bite people because he don't want to hurt them. So he bites rats and cats. His father becomes a movie star - playing, of course, a vampire - and fells in love with a young woman who reminds him his wife. But Ferdinand's in love with the girl too and don't want his father to bite the woman. Fun story of black humour, with great Christopher Lee making fun of his famous role of Dracula. But images are a little bit too dark and sometimes there's dull moments. Watch for funny lines like: Ferndinand, finish your blood and go to bed. Or : Ferdinand, don't play bowling with your mothers ashes. Good bloody fun could have been better, but it's pleasant to watch,


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