Hammer Horror have released an interesting 10 minute video featurette about censoring Dracula, a film has been fully restored in High Definition and will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for the first time on 18th March 2013. These will be the most complete versions ever released and taken together fully deserving of the description DEFINITIVE. Read HCF writer Dr Lenera’s Dracula review of the new restored version.
Dr. Van Helsing, investigating the death of his friend Jonathan Harker, concludes that Harker was the victim of a vampire. When Harker’s fiancée, Lucy, becomes affected by the terrifying force and hypnotic power of Count Dracula, Van Helsing releases her tortured soul by driving a stake through her heart. But Dracula seeks revenge, targeting Lucy’s beautiful sister-in-law, Mina. Van Helsing, now aided by Mina’s husband Arthur, swears to exorcise this evil forever by confronting the vile and depraved Count himself.