Dracula - 1931 parents guide

Dracula - 1931

He could just eat you up!

Overall B+

When Mr. Renfield (Dwight Frye) agrees to transact some legal business with Count Dracula (Bela Lugosi), he ends up with a client that's a real pain in the neck! This classic 1931 movie defined this vampire character and holds a place in cinema history.

Release date February 14, 1931

Violence B-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Why is Dracula - 1931 rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Dracula - 1931 Not Rated

Run Time: 75 minutes

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Dracula - 1931
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Dracula - 1931 rated Not Rated? Dracula - 1931 is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

Violence: Townsfolk talk about vampires drinking blood and turning themselves into bats or wolves. A hand creeps out from under a coffin lid. Blood from a paper cut is shown and the injured man sucks on his finger. Undead female characters are shown—they are looking for blood to drink. References are made to people who have died mysteriously, including the entire crew of a ship. Discussions occur about a character that eats the blood of rats and insects. Deaths of adults and children from vampire bites are discussed/implied. A vampire is shown biting various women’s necks. Bite marks are shown. Characters scuffle, fight and one is strangled then thrown down a staircase. It a character is impaled with a wooden stake (off screen).

Sexual Content:   Count Dracula is portrayed as very attractive to women, and seems to prefer female blood.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A man drinks some wine. An herb is used to ward off vampires. A character uses a form of mind control to get others to do his biding.

Other: A character is given a crucifix for protection against evil beings.

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Dracula - 1931
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video NR

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Cast and Crew

Dracula - 1931 is directed by Tod Browning and stars Bela Lugosi, David Manners, Edward Van Sloan, Helen Chandler, Dwight Frye.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dracula - 1931 movie is September 17, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Dracula

Release Date: 17 September 2013

The classic 1931 film Dracula releases on Blu-ray on September 17, 2013.

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