The 1970s were turbulent times and the films made then reflected the fact. Vampire movies - always a cinema staple - were no exception. Providing a critical review of the genre's overlooked Golden Age, this book explores a mixed bag from around the world, including The Vampire Lovers, Dracula Versus Frankenstein, Salem's Lot, Love at First Bite.
Gary A. Smith is the author of six prior books dealing with various aspects of motion picture history. His subjects have ranged from epic films such as Ben-Hur to the Beach Party movies starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. A lifelong film fan, he currently lives in Palm Springs, California, USA.