• Francis Ford Coppola denies asking 'Dracula' actors to insult Winona Ryder
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    Francis Ford Coppola denies asking 'Dracula' actors to insult Winona Ryder

    Francis Ford Coppola has denied Winona Ryder’s claims that he asked various actors on the set of Dracula to hurl insults at her.

  • Blumhouse's 'Dracula' will not be 'a romantic hero'
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    Blumhouse's 'Dracula' will not be 'a romantic hero'

    "This is gonna be an adaptation called Dracula but it’s not the same kind of romantic hero that we’ve seen in the past."

  • Blumhouse to follow 'Invisible Man' with new 'Dracula' movie
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    Blumhouse to follow 'Invisible Man' with new 'Dracula' movie

    Indie studio Blumhouse is set to follow its success with The Invisible Man reboot with a new Dracula movie.

  • Karyn Kusama to Direct New ‘Dracula’ Film for Blumhouse
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    Karyn Kusama to Direct New ‘Dracula’ Film for Blumhouse

    Karyn Kusama will direct a new “Dracula” feature for Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay, who have collaborated with Kusama on “Destroyer” and “The Invitation,” are writing the script.Blumhouse is just coming off a hit with Leigh Whannell’s “The Invisible Man,” which grossed $102.2 million worldwide based off a $7 million budget. While the “Dracula” project isn’t set up at Universal Pictures just yet, it would make sense given Universal has a first look deal with Blumhouse, and Dracula is part of Universal’s Classic Monsters, alongside Godzilla, Frankenstein, The Mummy, and The Invisible Man.Also Read: 'Dracula' and 'Frankenstein' Theater Reviews: Our Favorite Monsters Get a MakeoverAnd with the recent success of “The Invisible Man,” which was distributed by Universal, the Monster Universe could be brought back on track after the studio’s misfire with 2017’s “The Mummy.” That film made $409 million worldwide off of a $125 million budget.The new “Dracula” will take place in modern times. Another monster project was recently set up at Universal as well, with James Wan producing through his Atomic Monster banner.Also Read: James Wan Developing Horror Monster Movie For UniversalKusama’s other credits include “Jennifer’s Body” (2009) and “XX” (2017), and she executive produced “Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist” (2019). She also most recently directed an episode of HBO’s “The Outsider,” based on the Stephen King novel of the same name.She is represented by ICM Partners and ID Pr. The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news.Read original story Karyn Kusama to Direct New ‘Dracula’ Film for Blumhouse At TheWrap

  • BBC's 'Dracula' drops 'Sherlock' and 'Doctor Who' Easter eggs during first episode
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    BBC's 'Dracula' drops 'Sherlock' and 'Doctor Who' Easter eggs during first episode

    The supernatural show - from Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat - stars Dolly Wells and Claes Bang.

  • First look: Claes Bang's new Dracula for the BBC is absolute nightmare fuel
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    First look: Claes Bang's new Dracula for the BBC is absolute nightmare fuel

    The BBC has given us our first look at Danish actor Claes Bang, the star of the new adaptation of the classic vampire tale Dracula.

  • Anya Taylor-Joy joins Nosferatu remake
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    Anya Taylor-Joy joins Nosferatu remake

    Nosferatu is making a sinister return... and Anya Taylor-Joy is joining him.

  • Alex Kurtzman on Universal’s Mummy Reboot and Monster Movie Universe
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    Alex Kurtzman on Universal’s Mummy Reboot and Monster Movie Universe

    As much as we might like to think of shared cinematic universes as being very much an invention of the 21st century, Universal were the first to do it way back in 1943. Screenwriter Alex Kurtzman, set to make his directorial debut with the 2017 reboot of ‘The Mummy,’ is heading up the team of writers crafting this new shared universe, and he’s shed a little light on how things are going to Collider. “The monster universe is coming together very very quickly, we’re very excited.