Articles Tagged 'Dracula'

Christopher Lee in ‘Horror of Dracula’ (Photo: Hammer FIlms)

The 10 Scariest British Movies Ever

Y’know what’s genuinely frightening? Making a list like this with a definitive title and releasing it onto the internet. That beats any creaking floorboard or sudden chilling scream late in the night by miles. Nevertheless, like a group of teenagers running towards a creepy abandoned shack in the middle of a forest, we’ve just blundered […]

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Katie McGrath to Play Lucy Westenra in NBC’s ‘Dracula’

Irish actress Katie McGrath, who was voted Anglo Fan Favorite Woman of 2012 last year, has been cast in NBC’s new series, Dracula. While McGrath is no stranger to period shows after playing Morgana Pendragon for five seasons on BBCA’s Merlin, the promotional photos from this latest adaptation of Bram Stoker’s famous tale of vampires […]

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Dracula: Bram Stoker’s Very Anglo-Irish Bloodsucker

When someone mentions Dracula, chances are you picture a dark-haired, black-caped, mysterious gent who hails from Transylvania and sounds like Bela Lugosi. Of course Dracula now belongs to the world, but did you know that he’s really a whole lot more English and Irish than anything else? And no, we’re not talking about the more […]