In honor of Udo Kier's birthday today, today's picked for 31 days of classic horror is Andy Warhol's film, "Blood for Dracula." The film was released in 1974 and starred Kier of course as Dracula, Joe Dallesandro, and famed director and actor, Vittoria De Sica. Paul Morrisey directed the film while Warhol was the producer of the project.
First off, "Blood for Dracula," is labeled as a black comedy horror flick. Basically the whole film is about Dracula is looking for virgins, he's sickly and dying. So he sets out to Italy to find the blood that he needs. Some versions are R-rated while others have the X-rating. It depends what cut you're watching. Either way this isn't your Bela Lugosi Dracula and for those who love parodies and Udo Kier won't mind that.
Amazon Prime Members can watch this film for free, "Blood for Dracula." . Netflix users also can stream online this film to watch. Check at the local video store or anywhere else like Netflix that streams movies online.
So "Blood for Dracula," is today's pick for 31 days of classic horror. It's picked to honor versatile actor, Udo Kier's birthday!