- Rated: PG-13
- Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: June 29, 2004
- Originally Released: 1995
- Label: Castle Rock
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0 - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Avery Schreiber &
Rudy De Luca &
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"We should have put newspapers down."
- Professor Van Helsing (Mel Brooks), after driving a stake through a vampire's heart and seeing the mess all the blood has made on the floor.
"Children of the night...What a mess they make!"
- Count Dracula (Leslie Nielsen)
"Yes! We have No-sferatu...we have No-sferatu today!"
- Dr. Steward (Harvey Korman) when asked if he has the book NOSFERATU in his library
"Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make."
Entertainment Weekly - 06/28/1996
Mel Brooks--who has already parodied Westerns, sci-fi films, Hitchcock thrillers, and swashbucklers--now concocts a hilarious spoof of Dracula and monster movies. Leslie Nielsen stars as the infamous vampire.
Theatrical Release |
- Theatrical release: December 22, 1995.
- The film grossed $10.6 million domestically.
- Peter MacNicol, who plays Renfield, was a teen star in the 1970s, and the brother of actor Kristy MacNicol.
- Screenwriter Rudy DeLuca has a cameo appearance in the film as a guard.
- Mel Brooks's wife, Academy Award-winning actress Anne Bancroft, has a cameo as the crazy Gypsy woman in Transylvania.