Dracula AD 1972 (1972)

ad1It’s 1972 and Hammer have started to shift their celluloid output into a different direction, with more blood and more cleavage but what of its style and how would this impact on the beloved Dracula franchise?

Meredith and I discuss the 7th instalment, which reunites Dracula against his old foe, Van Helsing both played by Hammer regulars, Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. Fittingly we have released this podcast edition to coincide with Mr Cushing’s Centenary.  What will the podcasters make of the revamped Dracula?

Click below to find out and post your own thoughts and comments below.

LINKS:
Hammer Profile: Christopher Lee
Hammer Profile: Peter Cushing
Hammer Profile: Caroline Munro

~ by surgeons of horror on May 26, 2013.

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