In London 1872 - the final battle between Lawrence van Helsing and Count Dracula on top of a coach results in Dracula dying from a stake made from the remains of a wooden wheel. Lawrence dies from his wounds and, as he is buried, a servant of Dracula buries the remains of the stake by the grave and keeps a bottle of Dracula's ashes and the ring. One hundred years later, the colourful 1972, Johnny, the great-grandson of the servant joins up with a "group" containing Jessica, the grand-daughter of the present vampire hunter, Abraham van Helsing and with their unknowing help resurrect Dracula in the 20th Century who is determined to destroy the house of Van Helsing, but who can believe that The king of the Vampires really exists and is alive - in 20th Century London?
Lee Horton <Leeh@tcp.co.uk>
Grave news for people who thought all vampires lived last century.
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The opening scene was a last reminder of Hammer's former glory days. See more
Jessica removes the book "A Treatise on the Black Mass" from her grandfather's library. A few minutes later her grandfather returns the book to its place on the shelf, only now almost all of the other surrounding book titles have changed. See more
Jessica Van Helsing
I wish someone would tell me what all this is about.
Professor Van Helsing
Murder, Jessica. That's what all this is about. Ghastly, horrible, obscene murder!
The words "Rest in Final Peace" appear on screen before the end credits roll. See more
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