Country : UK

Year : 1970

Run time : 1hr35

Version : in English, subtitled in French

Rating : 12+

Restored version

Director: Roy Ward Baker

Actors: Christopher Lee, Dennis Waterman, Jenny Hanley

Filmography : The Vampire Lovers (1970), Quatermass and the Pit (1967), A Night to Remember (1958)

The Scars of Dracula

After the villagers discover the blood-drained body of a young girl, they decide to burn down Dracula’s castle for good. Roy Ward Baker moved away from the grandiloquent style of Maestro Terence Fisher with a Dracula that reflects 1970s norms, including touches of humour. The impact of the film’s violence is all the more enhanced by the eroticism of the fangs as they penetrate the flesh of the screaming victims