"Dracula" (also known as "Dracula 1958", "Horror of Dracula", "Dracula il vampiro") is a Horror/Thriller film directed by Terence Fisher, released in the USA on May 08 of 1958 , starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough, Melissa Stribling, Carol Marsh and Olga Dickie.
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Who is the director of "Dracula":
Dracula was directed by Terence Fisher, an English director, and writer.
Before directing Dracula, Terence Fisher had directed The Curse of Frankenstein, released in 1957, Kill Me Tomorrow (1957), The Last Man to Hang? (1956), The Gelignite Gang (1956), The Flaw (1955), and Stolen Assignment (1955). Since, he directed Horror of Dracula, released in 1958, The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959), The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959), The Mummy (1959), and The Stranglers of Bombay (1960).
When was "Dracula" released:
Dracula was initially released on Thursday, May 08, 1958, in the United States. Also released on Thursday, May 08, 1958 has been Horror of Dracula (dir. Terence Fisher). This was sixty (60) years ago.
It has been released on Monday, June 16, 1958 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, February 04, 1959 in France and on Friday, December 12, 1958 in Germany.
What is the casting of "Dracula":
At the casting of Dracula we find Peter Cushing, previously seen in The Abominable Snowman (1957) and The Curse of Frankenstein (1957); Christopher Lee (A Tale of Two Cities (1958), Bitter Victory (1957)); Michael Gough (Women in Love (1969), A Walk with Love and Death (1969)) [ more... ]
- Barbara Archer, Charles Lloyd Pack, George Woodbridge and Miles Malleson also appeared in Three Men in a Boat, released in 1956.
- Peter Cushing, Olga Dickie, Charles Lloyd Pack and Geoffrey Bayldon also appeared in Cone of Silence, released in 1960.
- Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough and Melissa Stribling also appeared together in Horror of Dracula, released in 1958.
- George Merritt and John Van Eyssen, Charles Lloyd Pack can be seen in Quatermass 2, released in 1957.
- George Woodbridge and Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee can be seen in The Mummy, released in 1959.
- George Benson and Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee can also be seen in The Creeping Flesh, released in 1973.
- George Merritt and Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee also appeared in I, Monster, released in 1971.
- Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and Geoffrey Bayldon also appeared in The House That Dripped Blood, released in 1971.
- Miles Malleson and Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee also appeared in The Hound of the Baskervilles, released in 1959.
- Miles Malleson and Michael Gough, George Benson also appeared in The Man in the White Suit, released in 1951.
- George Woodbridge and Peter Cushing, Charles Lloyd Pack can all be seen in The Revenge of Frankenstein, released in 1958.
- Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and Valerie Gaunt also appeared in The Curse of Frankenstein, released in 1957.
- Christopher Lee, Michael Gough and Miles Malleson can be seen in Saraband for Dead Lovers, released in 1948.
What is the Storyline of "Dracula":
In May 1885, Jonathan Harker arrives at the castle of Count Dracula near Klausenberg, posing as a librarian. He is startled inside the castle by a young woman begging for help, claiming to be a prisoner. Dracula then greets Harker and guides him to his room, where he locks him in. Jonathan starts to write in his diary, and his true intentions are revealed: he has come to kill Dracula.
Freed sometime later, Harker again is confronted by the desperate woman. She begs him for help but then bites [...]
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