Dracula

Trivia: Out of all the movies ever made about Dracula, this is one of the very few that depicts his downward crawl on the wall in Castle Dracula, as mentioned in the original Dracula novel by Bram Stoker.

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Trivia: Anthony Hopkins plays a Greek Orthodox priest, the narrator, the captain of the Demeter, and of course, Van Helsing.

Trivia: When Mina recalls her previous life as Elisabeta, she says she remembers a land beyond a great forest. "Land beyond the forest" is the literal meaning of Transylvania.

Trivia: The marriage scene between Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder was performed by an actual Romanian Orthodox priest. Contrary to rumours this made the marriage legal, that wouldn't be possible without corresponding paperwork, which of course they wouldn't have had.

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Trivia: Gary Oldman also played the driver of the carriage that takes Jonathan to the castle.

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Trivia: The film earned over $215 million at the box office, making it the most successful adaptation Dracula adaptation in history.

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Suggested correction: Technically "Dracula Untold" is the highest grossing. (Although it only out-grossed this film by about $2 million, so it's close).

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Trivia: Johnny Depp and Charlie Sheen were considered for the role of Jonathan Harker.

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Trivia: Drew Barrymore was considered for the role of Mina Harker.

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Trivia: Andy Garcia was considered for the main role of Dracula.

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Trivia: The blood you see in this film is actually red jelly.

Continuity mistake: When Dr. Seward first goes to see Renfield, he gets bitten on the right side of his neck, but then grabs the left side as if in pain. (00:26:00)

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Dracula: The blood is the life. And it shall be mine.

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