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Dracula NECA Figure Preorders Are Now Live After SDCC Reveal
Dracula is maybe the most anticipated of the Universal Monsters figure line from NECA, and last night on the SDCC show floor, the figure made its debut It is a perfect likeness for Bela Lugosi, and maybe the best likeness in a line full of them so far The figure is now up for order,[...]
Monster High Dracula Tribute Doll On Mattel Creations June 3rd
There will be a Universal Monsters tribute doll of Dracula going on sale at noon EST Friday, part of the Monster High Skullector line Man, that name is awesome The doll comes with the patented red and black cape, tuxedo, and medallion. Photographer Jason TidwellStylist Machiko Tanaka Monster High Is Back With A Vengence "On June 3rd, Mattel[...]
Blumhouse's Forms A TV Deal With The Minds Behind 'Sinister'
Dracula will be coming to screens some other time Blumhouse and Miramax have decided to cancel the vampire's return to the screen, which was to be titled Mina Harker and be directed by Karyn Kusama (Destroyer, Yellowjackets) and was set to star Blindspotting actress and #FreeRayshawn Emmy winner Jasmine Cephas Jones[...]
Mina Murray in The Firelight Apprentice Graphic Novel by Bree Paulsen
The second book, Dracula, is a YA retelling from the perspective of Mina Murray, Bram Stoker's oft-overlooked heroine. Bree Paulsen lives in Southern California and studied animation at Laguna College of Art of Design She has illustrated children's books for Xist Publishing and has been creating the webcomic Patrik the Vampire since 2012 Bree's sequel to[...]
Apart from his and Mark Gatiss' reboot of Dracula for the BBC and Netflix, where he first worked with Dolly Wells, his long-awaited adaptation of Audrey Niffenegger's novel The Time Traveler's Wife is finally about to premiere on HBO Max.  He also recently wrote a stage play The Unfriend, a comedy about a polite English[...]
Black Mass Rising: A Plodding Dracula Sequel with Pretty Art
Black Mass Rising is a very pretty book, a gothic horror that takes place a year after the supposed death of Count Dracula In Transylvania, a new demonic entity begins to terrorise a remote town, causing death in its wake, but a mysterious healer and Mina Murray arrive to prevent the rising darkness, the triumph[...]
Universal Monsters Dracula Bela Lugosi Statue Revealed by Iron Studios
This time, Bela Lugosi is back as the once and only Dracula with a brand new limited edition 8.6 inch tall Art Scale Statue Dracula is displayed in his classic outfit as he shows off his luscious cape expanded with his display on the crumbling staircase Iron Studios captures the essence of Universal Monsters Dracula[...]
Willy’s Wonderland Dir Kevin Lewis Talks Nicolas Cage, Title Change
Nicolas Cage has been tapped to play Dracula in Universal's upcoming Universal Monsters film Renfield, his first studio film in years, and he certainly seems excited about it In a new chat with Variety, he talks a bunch about what he is drawing from for inspiration for the performance, including the unholy trinity of Lugosi,[...]
Vampires in Media Panel asks Why Does the Vampire Keep Returning?
Covers for panelists' Blood Oath, Bloodsucker City, The Spectral City, and Dracula's Ghost used with permission. Supernatural authors Christopher Farnsworth (Blood Oath), Leanna Renee Hieber (Spectral City), Charles R Rutledge (Dracula's Ghost), and Jim Towns (Bloodsucker City) sat down for a Day of the Dead panel on the endurance of the vampire myth in media[...]
Bela Lugosi Dracula Arises with New Kaustic Plastik Deluxe Figure
Bela Lugosi is back as the first Universal Monster with a new officially licensed Dracula figure from Kaustic Plastik The iconic performance from 1931 comes to life standing 11" tall with a fully detailed fabric costume His entire design is faithfully recreated and in color, this time giving Universal Monsters and Dracula fans a truly[...]
Bela Lugosi Memorabilia, Classic Horror Scripts At Auction
Heads up, horror fans – Heritage Auctions has a lot full of classic monster movie memorabilia, including original scripts from Tod Browning's Dracula, the Wolf Man (covered in a separate post by Jeremy Konrad), Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, and even a few pieces from Bela Lugosi's personal collection: a Dracula statuette and a souvenir[...]
Universal Pictures' classic monsters such as Dracula, The Mummy, Frankenstein's Monster, Bride of Frankenstein, and more are set to be the focus of an original, animated short-form miniseries titled We Will Be Monsters that sees Universal tag-teaming with Epic Games & its online video game Fortnite to update the popular characters for modern (video game-loving)[...]
Mezco Toyz Unveils Mezco’s Monsters Tower of Fear Deluxe Boxed Set
The set goes perfectly with the added 5 Points Mezco Monsters figures which includes Mezco Toyz very own version of Frankensteins' Monster, Mummy, Sea Creature, Werewolf, and Dracula Each figure comes with its own set of accessories and well included interactive components like a sarcophagus, stairs, coffin, and more The Mezco's Monsters Tower of Fear[...]
Vampirella #25 Tripled Numbers At FOC, Will Print 75,000
Now we get the news that retailer orders for the anniversary issue and the marriage of Vampirella to Dracula, as written by Christopher Priest, drawn by Ergun Gunduz, and published by Dynamite, jumped from initial orders of 20,385 to over 60,000, tripling its orders And Dynamite Entertainment, sure of a hit on their hands, have[...]