A beautiful female vampire leaves her mark on teachers and pupils alike as she preys on a quiet British finishing school. Because of her alluring physical qualities her victims are both attracted to her and in terror of her. A distinctiv portrayal of the post-sixties vampire eroticism which developed in the search for alternatives to the archetypal Count Dracula figure. When the fascinating and fatal Mircalla Karnstein enrolls at an exclusive girls' finishing school in Transylvania, English teacher Richard Lestrange is among those who fall victim to her striking and sensual beauty. As he risks his life to save her from the terrified villagers he must first save himself from her lethal kiss.

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Lust for a Vampire (1971)

Horror · 1h 35m

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A beautiful female vampire leaves her mark on teachers and pupils alike as she preys on a quiet British finishing school. Because of her alluring physical qualities her victims are both attracted to her and in terror of her. A distinctiv portrayal of the post-sixties vampire eroticism which developed in the search for alternatives to the archetypal Count Dracula figure. When the fascinating and fatal Mircalla Karnstein enrolls at an exclusive girls' finishing school in Transylvania, English teacher Richard Lestrange is among those who fall victim to her striking and sensual beauty. As he risks his life to save her from the terrified villagers he must first save himself from her lethal kiss.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United Kingdom
Cast
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Ralph Bates

Giles Barton
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Christine Smith

Schoolgirl (uncredited)
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Valentine Dyall

Count Karnstein (voice) (uncredited)
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Patricia Warner

Schoolgirl
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Sue Longhurst

Schoolgirl
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Jackie Leapman

Schoolgirl
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Melita Clarke

Schoolgirl
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Mel Churcher

Schoolgirl (as Melinda Churcher)
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Erica Beale

Schoolgirl
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Vivienne Chandler

Schoolgirl
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David Richardson

Second Villager
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Nick Brimble

First Villager
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Luan Peters

Trudi
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Kirsten Lindholm

Peasant Girl
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Jonathan Cecil

Biggs
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Caryl Little

Isabel
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Erik Chitty

Prof. Herz (as Eric Chitty)
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Barbara Jefford

Countess Herritzen
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Suzanna Leigh

Janet Playfair
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Michael Johnson

Richard Lestrange
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Yutte Stensgaard

Mircalla / Carmilla Karnstein
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Helen Christie

Miss Simpson
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Pippa Steel

Susan Pelley
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David Healy

Raymond Pelley
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Mike Raven

Count Karnstein
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Michael Brennan

Landlord
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Jack Melford

Bishop
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Christopher Cunningham

Coachman
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Judy Matheson

Amanda
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Christopher Neame

Hans
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Harvey Hall

Inspector Heinrich
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Fred Wood

Villager (uncredited)
Crew
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Sheridan Le Fanu

Writer
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Jimmy Sangster

Director
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Tudor Gates

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Lust for a Vampire

(DVD)

11/20/2001

Disc Title Front Cover

Lust for a Vampire

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

7/30/2019

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