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Some of my friends are Transylvanians!  My top 20 vamp films

Jeremy W. Newbould "Django"
 
Nosferatu (1922) - Two-disc set [DVD]
Nosferatu (1922) - Two-disc set [DVD]
"Eerie and atmospheric.  A masterpiece of German silent cinema."
Horror of Dracula [DVD] [1958] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Horror of Dracula [DVD] [1958] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
"Ranks alongside Nosferatu as the best film version of Bram Stoker's famous novel."
Captain Kronos, Vampire Hunter [DVD] [1974]
Captain Kronos, Vampire Hunter [DVD] [1974]
"Great swashbuckling action and featuring a vampire who drains its victims of their youth rather than blood."
Fright Night [DVD] [1986]
Fright Night [DVD] [1986]
"A great modern vampire tale with strong doses of humour and brilliant special effects."
The Fearless Vampire Killers [DVD] [1967]
The Fearless Vampire Killers [DVD] [1967]
"Entertaining from start to finish.  Alfie Bass steals the show as a Jewish vampire who is immune to the power of the crucifix!"
Stephen King: Salem's Lot [DVD] [2005]
Stephen King: Salem's Lot [DVD] [2005]
"One of the best adaptions of a Stephen King novel.  Reggie Nalder is the scariest vampire since Max Schreck."
Blood for Dracula [DVD] [1975] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Blood for Dracula [DVD] [1975] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
"Deliberately camp and often very gory with a great music score by Claudio Gizzi."
Vault Of Horror [DVD]
Vault Of Horror [DVD]
"Classic Amicus anthology movie with a stellar cast.  The first story "Midnight Mess" is set in a town which holds a strange secret."
Martin [DVD] [1978]
Martin [DVD] [1978]
"One of George A. Romero's best (and most unusual) films with a very downbeat ending."
Black Sunday / The Mask Of Satan [1968] [DVD]
Black Sunday / The Mask Of Satan [1968] [DVD]
"An atmospheric and sometimes gruesome film starring the great Barbara Steele and directed by Italian horror maestro Mario Bava."
From Dusk Till Dawn [DVD] [1996]
From Dusk Till Dawn [DVD] [1996]
"A crime movie and vampire movie rolled into one.  Worth watching for Salma Hayek's sexy snake dance!"
Daughters of Darkness [DVD] [1971] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Daughters of Darkness [DVD] [1971] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
"An erotic tale of vampirism from Belgium."
The House That Dripped Blood [1971] [DVD]
The House That Dripped Blood [1971] [DVD]
"Ingrid Pitt is a very sexy female vampire in the last story of this classic Amicus film."
Vampyros Lesbos [1970] [DVD]
Vampyros Lesbos [1970] [DVD]
"Vampires on the island of Lesbos?  You must be kidding, this is a saucy Jesus Franco movie.  Great groovy soundtrack."
Dracula A.D. 1972 [DVD] [1972]
Dracula A.D. 1972 [DVD] [1972]
"One of the first horror movies I ever saw back in the 1970s.  It's got Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and the lovely Caroline Munro in it - need I say any more?"
Planet of Vampires [DVD] [1965] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Planet of Vampires [DVD] [1965] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
"Very creepy with a great twist ending."
I Bought A Vampire Motorcycle [DVD]
I Bought A Vampire Motorcycle [DVD]
"Very funny and entertaining with a great performance by Anthony (C3PO) Daniels as a biker priest."
Blood Of The Vampire [DVD]
Blood Of The Vampire [DVD]
"Sir Donald Wolfit hams it up as a vampire experimenting with different blood types.  The beautiful Barbara Shelley is also in it."
Vampyres [1974] [DVD]
Vampyres [1974] [DVD]
"An extremely effective mixture of sex, violence and gory horror."
Castle of Walking Dead [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Castle of Walking Dead [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
"Christopher Lee plays an evil vampire (again).  I prefer the alternative title - The Torture Chamber Of Dr Sadism."