WeWatchFilms: BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA
October 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pmFree – £.970
WeWatchFilms presents: BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA
Francis Ford Coppola | 1992 | USA | Cert 18 | 127 mins
At Cineworld Hull: BUY TICKETS
Tickets are £9.70 (£8.80 with a My Cineworld account), £4.70 for seniors and students or FREE for Unlimited Card holders.
We’re kicking off Halloween early with Francis Ford Coppola’s gothic horror masterpiece BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA, starring Gary Oldman as Dracula, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder and Anthony Hopkins in the most faithful on-screen adaptation of the book to date.
Based on Bram Stoker’s classic 1897 novel, this film from Francis Ford Coppola and screenwriter James Victor Hart offers a full-blooded portrait of the immortal Transylvanian vampire. The major departure from Stoker is one of motivation as Count Dracula (Gary Oldman) is motivated more by romance than by bloodlust. He punctures the necks as a means of avenging the death of his wife in the 15th century, and when he comes to London, it is specifically to meet heroine Mina Harker (Winona Ryder), the living image of his late wife (Ryder plays a dual role, as do several of her costars). Anthony Hopkins is obsessed vampire hunter Van Helsing, while Keanu Reeves takes on the role of Jonathan Harker, and Tom Waits plays bug-eating Renfield. Bram Stoker’s Dracula was the winner of three Academy Awards.
Starring Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves
Reviews & Awards
Winner, Best Costume Design – 1993 Academy Awards
Winner, Best Makeup – 1993 Academy Awards
“This luscious film restores the creature’s nobility and gives him peace.” – Richard Corliss, Time Magazine
DRACULA is rated 18. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).
7.15pm: Big Movie Quiz in the bar upstairs at Cineworld
8:00pm: Film Begins
10:15pm: Film Ends
WeWatchFilms: Bringing classic movies back to the big screen every month with #ClassicMovieMonday at Cineworld for people who love to share the experience. Don’t forget to join us from 7.15pm up in the bar for a chance to win some goodies in our free to enter The Big Movie Quiz!
Tickets are £9.70 (£8.80 with a My Cineworld account), £4.70 for seniors and students or FREE for Unlimited Card holders and can be purchased on the day at the venue or in advance from the Cineworld website.