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Ranking the 10 Best Cinematic Draculas

Any list that declares one character portrayal better than the next will surely draw differing opinions, but it’s nice to stroll through Hollywood history and revisit the different interpretations of Dracula. I was a little disappointed that the 1922 and 1979 versions of the Count in Nosferatu were only allotted one “Dracula” slot, but was [...]

Monstrous Cupcake Cones

It must be a delight to hang out in the kitchen belonging to Jill of Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons. Every week, there’s a new wonder to consume. Most recently, she made cupcake cones shaped like four monsters. From left to right: the Bride of Frankenstein’s monster, Frankenstein’s monster, the Wolfman and Dracula. Link

Bram Stoker’s Dracula journal found

A private journal belonging to Dracula author Bram Stoker has been discovered after 100 years. The book was found on a shelf in his grandson’s home an…

Goofy Anime Adaptation Of Tomb Of Dracula

(YouTube Link) Fans of the Marvel Comic series Tomb of Dracula were less than enthusiastic about this goofy anime version of their favorite comic when it came out in 1980. Part 1 in a nutshell: Dracula takes off with Satan’s girlfriend in an effort to keep Satan from getting it on. All six parts of this amazingly [...]

The Lost Masterpiece

The following is an article from Uncle John’s All-Purpose Extra Strength Bathroom Reader. A few years ago one of our BRI writers saw the classic 1931 horror film Dracula for the first time …and thought it was terrible. He never knew there was a story behind why the film had so many problems -or even that [...]

Dracula Postertext

Dracula Postertext – $31.95 Attention book lovers! Are you looking for a great conversation piece to hang on your wall? You need the Dracula Postertext from the NeatoShop. This fantastic poster is created using the first 13 chapters of Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The negative space from the text recreates an iconic moment from the book. This [...]

Kung Fu Dracula

Move over, Twilight! Here’s the best vampire scene ever, from the amazing martial arts film Kung Fu Beyond The Grave The second I heard “Count Dracula, come to my AID!” / “I’m COM-I-I-ING!” I knew it’d be a big hit! Team Billy Chong FTW: Link [embedded YouTube clip]

When Monsters Change Sides: 10 Horror Icons Who Turned Good

The way to get more mileage out of a monster is to make him/her the hero. It’s been done quite a few times, sometimes resulting in more confusion than entertainment. We’d love to say that we can’t blame Dell Comics for trying to cash in on the Batmania of the 1960s by turning Dracula into a [...]

Dracula’s cellar found

Archaeologists have discovered what is thought to be the cellar owned by Wallachian Duke Vlad III, more commonly known as “Dracula”. It was found …