Dracula


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  • noun

Synonyms for Dracula

comprises tropical American species usually placed in genus Masdevallia: diminutive plants having bizarre and often sinister-looking flowers with pendulous scapes and motile lips

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6 According to the story, Abraham Van Helsing, the Dutch doctor tracking down Dracula, believes he trained in Scholomance, an academy of black magic and dark arts run by Satan.
The character is just so present, I can't imagine there not being a Dracula.
3 3BE'LA Ferenc Dezso Blasko, better known as Bela Lugosi, made an early movie appearance as Dracula in 1931.
Gary Oldman - Bram Stoker's Dracula, 1992FRANCIS Ford Coppola's film kick-started the modern love affair with Drac.
All creatures need to be loved and Dracula is no exception, the love he shares with Mina transcends the boundaries of good and evil.
Home base was the NBC Dracula FB page, I "liked" the FB page shortly after the 1st episode aired.
Either way, Dracula was relatively fearless -- and the intense descriptions of violence, and the author's skill at contrasting reality with fantasy will draw mature young readers into a fascinating story that seems like fiction, but is historical fact.
Dracula does not exist, he is the monster - Vlad Tepes and Alexander do exist.
Anno Dracula: Johnny Alucard offers a new addition to the Anno Dracula series the first in over a decade--and follows several other new additions to pair literary references with an alternative history story in which the heroes of Stoker's original Dracula fail to stop the Count's conquest of England.
Abraham "Bram" Stoker (8 November 1847-20 April 1912) was an Irish novelist and short story writer, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.
Gillmore falls in love with a woman named Magdalena, but is unaware of the fact that Dracula has also feelings for her.
Pick of The Day DRACULA (9pm SKY LIVING) HE'S the Count that just refuses to die.
Even as you read this, the finishing touches are being made to yet another Dracula movie shot in Belfast which will be out next year.
AT YNESIDE playwright is getting his teeth into a challenge that will see him take a comic spin on Dracula to the Whitby setting of Bram Stoker's famous novel.
A COMEDY play based on the Dracula story, which has been invited to be performed at the Whitby Goth Festival, will be performed in the North East this month and next.