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The Irish For: Was Dracula's name inspired by Gaeilge? Probably not, but coincidence can be lovely
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The Irish For: Was Dracula's name inspired by Gaeilge? Probably not, but coincidence can be lovely

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:30 AM 14,290 Views 6 Comments

There are plenty of linguistic similarities between Irish and other languages.

Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves think their on-screen marriage may have been legit
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Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves think their on-screen marriage may have been legit

Aug 20th 2018, 8:22 AM 5,486 Views 0 Comments

A real priest was used in the scene.

From mummified bodies to a civil service desk job, this was Bram Stoker's Dublin
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From mummified bodies to a civil service desk job, this was Bram Stoker's Dublin

Oct 25th 2017, 9:30 PM 8,427 Views 7 Comments

We explored the connections the author of Dracula has to Ireland’s capital.

How a former Riverdance star is turning Dracula into a mysterious stranger
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How a former Riverdance star is turning Dracula into a mysterious stranger

Oct 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 15,482 Views 1 Comment

A new play premiering next week ignores the usual Dracula tropes, making the story even more eerie.

The making of Dracula: How Bram Stoker's 'in-betweener' status inspired horror
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The making of Dracula: How Bram Stoker's 'in-betweener' status inspired horror

Oct 26th 2016, 8:45 PM 1,964 Views 9 Comments

Being a middle-class Anglican in Victorian Dublin helped Stoker create one of literature’s most monstrous characters.

A festival in the heart of Dracula-country is giving away tickets in exchange for blood
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A festival in the heart of Dracula-country is giving away tickets in exchange for blood

Jul 25th 2015, 10:00 AM 9,985 Views 7 Comments

You’ll need to be festival-fit in more ways than one.

Dracula's legacy: How the 'Irish-born' vampire kicked off horror films
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Dracula's legacy: How the 'Irish-born' vampire kicked off horror films

Oct 26th 2013, 10:30 AM 7,502 Views 28 Comments

Dracula is the most enduring horror character – but why do we love him so much?

Dracula producers ban fake tan in Irish casting call
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Dracula producers ban fake tan in Irish casting call

Jul 8th 2013, 11:20 AM 12,780 Views 31 Comments

They’re looking for olive-skinned people in Ireland – but fakes are not acceptable.

Polish archbishop condemns "dangers of pagan Halloween"
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Polish archbishop condemns "dangers of pagan Halloween"

Oct 31st 2012, 4:04 PM 7,243 Views 60 Comments

Archbishop Andrzej Dziega denounced dressing up as ghouls and ghosts for the 31 October festival as a “promotion of paganism”, and of death.