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Son of Dracula

1943

Son of Dracula
 

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  • Directed by Robert Siodmak
  • Story by Curt Siodmak
  • Screenplay by Eric Taylor
  • Starring:
    Robert Paige as Frank Stanley
    Louise Allbritton as Katherine 'Kay' Caldwell
    Evelyn Ankers as Claire Caldwell
    Frank Craven as Prof. Harry Brewster
    J. Edward Bromberg as Prof. Laszlo
    Samuel S. Hinds as Judge Simmons
    Adeline DeWalt Reynolds as Madame 'Queen' Zimba
    Patrick Moriarity as Sheriff Dawes
    Etta McDaniel as Sarah, Brewster's Maid
    George Irving as Col. Caldwell
    Lon Chaney Jr as Count Alucard, aka Count Dracula
  • Released: 1943

Review

A rather feeble plot involving the Count, renamed as Count Alucard, being brought to America, where he starts his usual naughtiness.

Our heroine, Kaye, is so in love that she wants to do the very best for her man; sadly, she neglected to read the health warning on the packet, and a hypnotic Dracula cuts a swathe through the swamp and the cast.

It's hard work keeping up the concentration, as the plot becomes rather wearily predictable. Until the final minutes, that is ...

How To Buy This DVD

This movie is currently only
available on the Region 1
"Legacy Collection"

This includes Dracula (1931), Drácula (1931),
Dracula's Daughter (1936), Son of Dracula (1943)
and the House of Dracula (1945)

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