In 1958 Hammer Films of England began their "now classic" remakes of the Classic Universal Monster Films. Today the remakes themselves are considered Classics, revived in full Technicolor and wide screen.
With full canine fangs and Technicolor blood Christopher Lee gave us a more horrific and brutal version of Count Dracula which delighted the audiences and continues to do so today.
The shooting script, Pressbook and many photographs
Production background by Ronald V. Borst
THE VAMPYRE by John Polidori, 1819
the complete text to the original Gothic Vampire Story
With an introduction by Michael Hartley