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1

When was the poster released?

1963

2

Who was the film produced by?

Hammer Films

3

Who was it distributed by?

J. Arthur Rank and Universal

4

Comment on the title

Serif font- wooden (connotations to vampires- stake)

5

How is enigma created?

the connoted relationship between
the male and female vampires

6

Comment on the background?

The gloomy grey, black and brown colour
palette reinforces the film’s dark, scary
conventions while the red highlight colour draws
attention to the attacking bats, the vampire and
the blood – all key visual signifiers for the genre

7

Comment on the main image

The use of a ‘painted’ main image is highly
conventional of films of the period