Taste the Blood of Dracula (1969)

Stills must not be reproduced, copied or downloaded in any way. Hard copies of some images can be bought via the BFI Printstore and the complete collection can be accessed for commercial reuse via BFI Stills.

Film details

Alternative titles

  • Taste the Blood of Dracula Original

Cast & Credits

Synopsis

Weller (Roy Kinnear), travelling salesman of all trades, witnesses the death of Count Dracula. He collects the ring, cloak and a phial of dried blood from the remains and sells them to three wealthy and 'respectable' gentlemen along with Lord Courtley (Ralph Bates) who plan to resurrect the evil one! When the ceremony ends in death for Courtley, the three men batter him to death and flee. The Count is resurrected through Courtley's corpse and swears vengeance against the three men, using their own children to kill them.

The Hammer series continues with 'Scars of Dracula (1970)' :- qv.

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top