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Dracula (1974)

TV-14 | | Horror | TV Movie 8 February 1974
Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.

Director:

Dan Curtis
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Palance ... Dracula
Simon Ward ... Arthur
Nigel Davenport ... Van Helsing
Pamela Brown Pamela Brown ... Mrs. Westenra
Fiona Lewis ... Lucy
Penelope Horner ... Mina
Murray Brown ... Jonathan Harker
Virginia Wetherell Virginia Wetherell ... Dracula's Wife (as Virginia Wetherall)
Barbara Lindley Barbara Lindley ... Dracula's Wife
Sarah Douglas ... Dracula's Wife
George Pravda ... Innkeeper
Hana Maria Pravda ... Innkeeper's Wife (as Hanna-Maria Pravda)
Reg Lye ... Zookeeper
Fred Stone Fred Stone ... Priest
Roy Spencer Roy Spencer ... Whitby Inn Clerk
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Storyline

Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 February 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dan Curtis' Dracula See more »

Filming Locations:

Trakoscan Castle, Croatia See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Latglen Ltd. See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

According to the featurette on the DVD, Jack Palance had been offered the role of Dracula several more times after his first performance, but he turned them all down. See more »

Goofs

When one of Dracula's Brides is being staked, it is revealed that she has metal fillings on her teeth. See more »

Connections

Version of Mystery and Imagination: Dracula (1968) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
The best Dracula
9 May 2004 | by ghizzmoeSee all my reviews

Jack Palance is arguably the best of the Draculas'. He is the only actor that ever gave me shivers when I watched, and to me that is one of my main criteria.....that I be scared! Yet I was also fascinated with the way he moved, sort of silent and deadly (as any vampire should). The very fact that his facial structure fit his character (as to his place of origin) was only a bonus. How could we not help but be witness to the dark and sinister side of Jack. His eyes were testament to something deep and mysterious hidden within. And yet are we not drawn to that which is dark and dreadful, that which makes us draw our hand to our mouth as if to stifle the sudden gasp of fear, as if it could protect us from that beautiful doom? Yes...Jack Palance as Dracula is all that and more to me.


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