Tag: Peter Cushing

Episode 61 – Horror of Dracula

, with special guest:

Horror of DraculaFor this episode, we take a look at one of the most famous films out of the Hammer Horror studio – Horror of Dracula!  We decided to watch the movie because Sir Christopher Lee was in Hugo and this film is one of his breakout roles.  We explore his career as well as that of Peter Cushing.  For some reason, we spend a long time talking about The Hound of the Baskervilles.

Our next film is, somewhat predictably, Dracula!

Horror of Dracula (1958)
Horror of Dracula poster Rating: 7.2/10 (27,724 votes)
Director: Terence Fisher
Writer: Jimmy Sangster, Bram Stoker
Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough
Runtime: 82 min
Rated: Not Rated
Genre: Drama, Horror
Released: 16 Jun 1958
Plot: When Jonathan Harker rouses the ire of Count Dracula for accepting a job at the vampire's castle under false pretenses, his friend Dr. Van Helsing pursues the predatory villain.