DVD
English
Title
Dracula
Director
Tod Browning
Author of screenplay
Garrett Fort
Based on the work of
Bram Stoker
Actor
Bela Lugosi
Language
English
Publisher
Universal, 2004 | Other editions
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
1931
Playing time
ca. 71 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Deens, Fins, Zweeds, Noors, IJslands, Engels voor slechthorenden
EAN
5050582245943

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 21 times in Flemish libraries

About Tod Browning

Tod Browning (born Charles Albert Browning Jr.; July 12, 1880 – October 6, 1962) was an American film director, film actor, screenwriter and vaudeville performer. Browning's career spanned the silent film and sound film eras. Best known as the director of Dracula (1931), Freaks (1932), and silent film collaborations with Lon Chaney and Priscilla Dean, Browning directed many movies in a wide range of genres, between 1915 and 1939.

Early life

Tod Browning was born Charles Albert Browning, Jr., in Louisville, Kentucky, the second son of Charles Albert and Lydia Browning. Charles Albert Sr., "a bricklayer, carpenter and machinist" provided his family with a middle-class and Baptist household. Browning's uncle, the baseball star Pete "Louisville Slugger" Browning saw his sobriquet conferred on the iconic baseball bat.

As a child, Browning was fascinated by circus and carnival life. At the age of 16, and b…Read more on Wikipedia