Is Dracula public domain?


Is Dracula public domain?

As a result of its current public domain status, the full text of Dracula is widely available on the Internet where it can be appreciated by scholars and new audiences at no cost. Stoker’s infamous Count, now a ubiquitous cultural icon, can be shared by all.

Did Gary Oldman play old Dracula?

It stars Gary Oldman as Count Dracula, Winona Ryder as Mina Harker, Anthony Hopkins as Professor Abraham Van Helsing, and Keanu Reeves as Jonathan Harker….Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992 film)

Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Starring Gary Oldman Winona Ryder Anthony Hopkins Keanu Reeves
Cinematography Michael Ballhaus

Who said I have crossed oceans of time to find you?

Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Quote by Bram Stoker’s Dracula: “274. “I have crossed oceans of time to find you.”

Who owns the film rights to Dracula?

Universal Pictures paid $40,000 for all rights to the novel and the stage plays, so they would have the exclusive rights to the Dracula character.

What devil or witch was ever so great?

Fools, fools! What devil or what witch was ever so great as Attila, whose blood is in these veins?” He held up his arms. “Is it a wonder that we were a conquering race, that we were proud, that when the Magyar, the Lombard, the Avar, the Bulgar, or the Turk poured his thousands on our frontiers, we drove them back?

Is Abraham Van Helsing public domain?

Van Helsing and Dracula are characters in the public domain. You can use them, as described by Bram Stoker. What you can not do is, use the interpretations of these characters as they were depicted in more recent movies, book and comic books.

Why did they cast Keanu Reeves in Dracula?

As Cheat Sheet explains, “despite Winona Ryder and Coppola wanting Depp for the role, they ended up replacing him with Reeves.” They did so because he was viewed as the bigger star at the time.