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Christopher Lee

Sir Christopher Lee was an English actor with a career spanning nearly 70 years. He was best known for playing Count Dracula and other villains.

NAME: Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee
BORN: 27th May 1922 in Belgravia, London
DIED: 7 June 2015 in Chelsea, London

Selected Filmography

Christopher Lee articles on Spooky Isles

I, Monster 1971 REVIEW

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I monster 1971
I, Monster 1971 - starring Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing - is reviewed by SIMON BALL

Scars Of Dracula (1970) REVIEW

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Scars of Dracula 1970
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES says Scars of Dracula (1970) isn't as bad as you would think

To the Devil a Daughter 1976 REVIEW

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To the Devil a Daughter 1976
DAVID SAUNDERSON reviews To the Devil a Daughter (1976) starring Christopher Lee and Richard Widmark

The Whip and the Body (1963) MINI REVIEW

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Simple yet provocative, The Whip and the Body is one of Mario Bava's best

The Hands of Orlac 1960 MINI REVIEW

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The Hands of Orlac (1960) is a slightly dull remake of 1924 classic

Death Line aka Raw Meat (1972) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews 'underground' horror classic Death Line aka Raw Meat (1972)

Dracula Has Risen From The Grave 1968 REVIEW

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Dracula has risen from the grave review
Dracula has risen from the grave review by RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES

The Skull 1965 REVIEW

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Selene Paxton-Broooks reviews The Skull (1965) - a shockfest from Amicus!

Taste the Blood of Dracula 1970 REVIEW

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Taste the Blood of Dracula 1970 is one of Hammer's best Dracula sequels, says SIMON BALL

The House That Dripped Blood 1970 REVIEW

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the house that dripped blood
SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS reviews the third Amicus horror portmanteau, The House That Dripped Blood (1970)

The Satanic Rites of Dracula 1974 REVIEW

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The Satanic Rites of Dracula 1974
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES describes watching his first Hammer Horror, The Satanic Rites of Dracula!

Christopher Lee and Van Helsing

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HOWARD JACKSON asks why Christopher Lee has never played Van Helsing

The Hound of the Baskervilles 1959 REVIEW

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All Sherlock Homes fans should visit Baskerville Hall Hotel
The Hound of the Baskervilles 1959, from Hammer Horror, has a wonderfully gothic feel, says ANN MASSEY

5 Dracula Films You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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Here's some more obscure versions of Dracula that you've probably never heard of!

The Brides of Fu Manchu 1966 REVIEW

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Fu Manchu is back in The Brides of Fu Manchu and he wants to blow you up with your radio!

The Face of Fu Manchu 1965 REVIEW

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Police suspect the fiendish Fu Manchu may still be alive when a spate of grisly murders occur in London.

The Two Faces of Dr Jekyll 1960 REVIEW

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The Two Faces of Dr Jekyll 1960 continues to be a strong, intriguing film to watch, says ANDREW GARVEY

Horror Express 1972 REVIEW

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Horror Express 1972
All aboard the Horror Express 1972 as ANDREW GARVEY reviews this silly but effective British/Spanish co-production

Dr Terror’s House of Horrors 1965 REVIEW

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Dr Terror's House of Horrors 1965 is the first of the Amicus anthology horrors, delivering a train ride of spooky fun, says DAVID SAUNDERSON

The City of the Dead 1960 REVIEW

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The City of the Dead 1960 is criminally overlooked, says ANDREW GARVEY

Rasputin the Mad Monk 1966 REVIEW

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Rasputin the Mad Monk
Christopher Lee gives one of his best performances for Hammer, in the historical horror, Rasputin the Mad Monk 1966, says ADAM SCOVELL

Dracula AD 1972 REVIEW

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Dracula AD 1972 is an iconic film - but is it any good? DAVID SAUNDERSON takes his first look at the film...

The Mummy 1959 REVIEW

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ADAM SCOVELL reviews The Mummy (1959)

Dracula Prince of Darkness 1966 REVIEW

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Best of Hammer Dracula sequels - Christopher Lee creates menace in Dracula Prince of Darkness 1966 without speaking a single word!

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