Shout! Factory debuts “Scars of Dracula” in high definition

August 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

Shout! Factory has just added the Hammer classic Scars of Dracula to its line-up, bringing the 1970 movie starring Christopher Lee to Blu-Ray Disc for the first time in September. The legendary Christopher Lee is back as Dracula, bringing unspeakable [...]

Scream Factory raises “Dracula: Prince of Darkness”

November 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

Shout! Factory has added another exciting title to its Scream Factory roster, bringing Terence Fisher’s Hammer classic, Dracula: Prince of Darkness to Blu-Ray in December as a Collector’s Edition. In Dracula: Prince of Darkness, four English [...]

“Bram Stoker’s Dracula” hits 4K UHD in October

July 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has just revealed details about the upcoming release of Francis Ford Coppola’s Oscar® Winning Horror Classic, Bram Stoker’s Dracula as a 4K UHD version to celebrate the movie’s 25th anniversary in October. [...]

Bram Stoker’s Dracula

October 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

As faithful readers of this site probably know by now, “Bram Stoker’s Dracula” is one of my favorite films, and one I enjoy revisiting it over and again. I do not consider it a guilty pleasure, but the enjoyment of a true piece of cinematic art. [...]

“Penny Dreadful” will shock home video in October

July 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Showtime Networks, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution have just announced the first season of the gothic TV series Penny Dreadful to hit Blu-Ray Disc and DVD this fall, as announced during the “Penny Dreadful” panel at [...]

David J. Skal: Hollywood Gothic

October 13, 1999 // 0 Comments

Bela Lugosi’s impersonation of “Dracula”, Boris Karloff as the “Frankenstein” creature, Lon Chaney Jr. as the “Wolf Man”, all these images have become part of our popular culture to the point that even children are familiar with their [...]