Dracula

Fangs For Having Me! Unpopular 'Dracula' Cat Is Finally Rehomed

South West News Service | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK

He seems perfectly charming to us, but it turns out this little chap had a hard time finding a home because of his Dracula-like fangs. Black cat T...

Bite Me: Introducing The Luis Suarez Nipple Clamps (NSFW PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ever since that unfortunate incident during the Uruguay v Italy game, striker Luis Suarez has been variously immortalised as Jaws, Hannibal Lecter and...

LISTEN: Christopher Lee Rocks Out On His 92nd Birthday

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Horror icon and Hollywood stalwart Christopher Lee celebrates his 92nd birthday on Tuesday. And the nonagenarian chose to mark the milestone by re...

Drac is Back

Lynn Shepherd | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lynn Shepherd

From Hammer to The Hunger, Twilight to True Blood, when it comes to screen memes, vampires really do seem to be the gift that keeps on giving. But I'll confess that when I heard that Sky Living were going to screen a lavish new adaptation of Dracula made for NBC, I was initially sceptical.

Vamping It Up: The Bram Stoker Festival in Dublin

Lynn Shepherd | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lynn Shepherd

Stoker was born in Dublin in 1847, and given how vast the vampire vibe has now become, you can't blame his home town for claiming him. And boy did they get their teeth into it, exploring every possible angle of the book's creation and legacy, from rave to grave.

Pupils Find Out They've Been Taught The Wrong Text..

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Pupils at a school in Suffolk were left with just five hours to be taught a novel for their exam after they found out they had been taught the wrong t...

Google Goes Goth For Bram Stoker's Birthday

Posted 07.01.2013 | Home

Anyone feeling particularly tired this morning as they go online could be forgiven if wondering if it's still Halloween. Google's new Google Doodle...

Trick, Treat or Tequila Shot?

Daniel Warner | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

I may live in the Royal Borough Of Greenwich but the part I live in is more rough than Royal and every other day can feel like Halloween. People demanding treats with menaces is a weekly occurrence, it just happens to be that my neighbours call them bailiffs.

Matthew Tucker

'Lumbering' Dracula Disappoints On Halloween: Nosferatu (REVIEW)

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 23.12.2012 | Home

This All Hallows' Eve, Dracula trod the boards in a bold and minimalist reworking of Bram Stoker's gothic novel: Grzegorz Jarzyna's Nosferatu at t...

The Scariest Classic Horror Film Creatures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Halloween is the time to dig out the scariest films lurking in your attic and frighten yourselves with tales of vampires, ghouls, zombies and monsters...

Bram Stoker Revisited: Review of The Dublin Years: The Lost Journal of Bram Stoker

Benjamin Lazarus | Posted 18.11.2012 | Home
Benjamin Lazarus

The year 2012 marks the centenary of Bram Stoker's death. Until now, his seminal novel Dracula remains the dominant focus of interest in him both as a writer, and as an individual.

Reciting Poetry is One Thing, Loving it Another

Hilary Robinson | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Hilary Robinson

It has long been recognised that poetry is a valuable device for introducing new words in isolation - such as 'contrary' in 'Mary Mary' but it is the 'garden of silver bells and cockle shells' that will fire the creative imagination and inspired teachers no doubt take the form further by looking at the enthralling stories borne out of the context from which many such rhymes originated.

Goth Gathering: Whitby Sees An Influx Of The Pale And Interesting (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK

It's where Bram Stoker wrote Dracula, so what better meeting point for Britain's goths than windswept Whitby? This weekend the seaside town became...

A Hundred Years On, Dracula's Creator Is Far From Dead

Endeavour Press | Posted 03.06.2012 | Home
Endeavour Press

It is, of course, entirely appropriate that the estate of Bram Stoker should choose to mark the 100th anniversary of the author's death this month with a series of events, such as the publication of Bram Stoker's Lost Journal, and a special edition of Dracula.

Joey Barton Reveals His Favourite Book

Posted 27.03.2012 | Home

Anyone familiar with his Nietzsche-filled Twitter feed won’t be surprised to hear that footballer Joey Barton likes a good read. Now in a bid to ...