Love At First Bite (1979)
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This vampire spoof has Count Dracula moving to New york to find his Bride, after being forced to move out of his Transylvanian castle. There with the aid of assistant Renfield, he stumbles through typical New york city life situations while pursuing Cindy Soundheim. But her boyfriend, Doctor Jeff Rosenberg, realizes she is under the influence of a vampire, and tries his bumbling best to convince police Lt Ferguson of what is going on, and to help him stop Dracula.
Your favorite pain in the neck is about to bite your funny bone!
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Title: Love At First Bite
Release Date: April 13, 1979
Runtime: 94 mins
All Genres: Horror, Comedy, Romance
IMDB Rating: 5.9
Buried.com Rating: 6.9 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With L
MPAA Rating: PG
George Hamilton ...Count Vladimir Dracula
Susan Saint James ...Cindy Sondheim
Richard Benjamin ...Dr. Jeffery Rosenberg / Van Helsing
Dick Shawn ...Lieutenant Ferguson NyPD
Arte Johnson ...Mr. Renfield
Sherman Hemsley ...Reverend Mike
Isabel Sanford ...Judge R. Thomas
Barry Gordon ...Flashlight Vendor
Ronnie Schell ...Guy in Elevator
Bob Basso ...T.V. Repairman in Elevator
Bryan O'Byrne ...Priest in Elevator
Michael Pataki ...Mobster in Elevator
Hazel Shermet ...Mrs. Knockwurst (Lady in Elevator)
Stanley Brock ...Erwin Newman (Cab Driver)
Danny Dayton ...Billy, first bellboy
Robert Ellenstein ...VW Man at JFK
David Ketchum ...Customs Inspector
Lidia Kristen ...Commissare Woman
Eric Laneuville ...Russell, young Punk
Susan Tolsky ...Cindy's Modeling Agent
Robin Dee Adler ...Woman in Nightgown
Jack Baker ...N.y. Thug (as John Anthony Bailey)
Paul Barselou ...Bloodbank Guard
Laurie Beach ...Little Girl
Jacque Lynn Colton ...Lady on plane with Cat
Charlie Dell ...Busboy
John Dennis ...Motorcycle Cop
Kay Dingle ...TWA Agent (as Ding Dingle)
Shelly Garrett ...N.y. Thug
Alan Haufrect ...Photographer
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"I Love The Night Life (Disco 'Round)"
More Movie Taglines:
- Your favorite pain in the neck is about to bite your funny bone!
- Count Dracula: I'm going out for a bite to drink.
[first lines] Count Dracula: Children of the night, shut up!
Doctor Jeff Rosenberg: You know what Freud said: if you don't pay for it, you don't get better.
Doctor Jeff Rosenberg: Look, a check. She paid me everything she owes me. She left me, but she learned something. She's a responsible person, or whatever.
Cindy Sondheim: We can go to bed, maybe get in a little quickie. Count Dracula: No. With you, never a quickie. Always a longie.
- This movie had the same make-up artist as Dracula (1931).
For his role as Renfield, Arte Johnson is doing an impersonation of Dwight Frye's performance, especially the laugh, from the classic Universal version of Dracula (1931).
Sherman Hemsley's film debut.
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Rating: 6.9 out of 10.0 - 56 votes cast total