Dracula, 1931

Dracula is a 1930s American English/Hungarian-language gothic horror vampire film; about a blood-sucking Count from Transylvania, who travels to London; a shapeshifter who can transform into a bat, he is repelled by a crucifix, wolfbane or sunlight

Shockadelic rating: Recommended

Contributors: Tod Browning, Carl Laemmle Jr., Garrett Fort, Hamilton Deane, John L. Balderston, Bram Stoker, Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan

Sequels (Universal Monsters series): Dracula's Daughter, 1936
Son Of Dracula, 1943
House Of Frankenstein, 1944
House Of Dracula, 1945
Abbott And Costello Meet Frankenstein, 1948
Remake: Dracula, 1979