Vampyros Lesbos (Lesbian Vampires: The Heiress of Dracula)
Vampyros Lesbos (Lesbian Vampires: The Heiress of Dracula) (1970)

In this arty horror film, American Lucy Westinghouse works in a Turkish legal firm. Lucy is thrilled by a series of erotic dreams concerning a mysterious vampire woman. When she travels to an island to settle Princess Korody's… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 31, 1970
DVD Release Date: October 19, 2004
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

Extremely prolific and generally untalented, Jess Franco is the Spanish Ed Wood, albeit without Wood's gift for humorously inane dialogue.

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Essi Berelian
Total Film

Jess Franco's 1970 erotic horror has become a cult landmark in Eurotrash entertainment.

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Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

a pyscho-sexadelic celebration of soft-core lesbianism and vampire lore.

Scott Tobias
The Dissolve

Franco brings it across with a bright yet minimalist color scheme, scene-setting shots of Istanbul's spires and glimmering seas, and more zooms than a Formula One car on race day.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Never rising above an exploitation film.

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Fernando F. Croce

Try to locate a narrative, and the whole thing dissolves; better to take the lead of Heidrum Kussin's buxom, straitjacketed Reinfeld, who emerges from the reverie bewildered and aroused.

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Christopher Null

As filtered through the drug-bombed haze of Jesus Franco, this mixture of vampires and sun-drenched Riviera setting is nonsense from the get-go, but if you like a little soft gore with your soft core, this is the movie for you.

Flixster Audience Score: 48% Flixster User Reviews
Rubia Carolina
A enjoyable and sensual watching with visible fake blood, some exaggerated interpretation and all the kitsch a B movie type can offer. Different from what you… More
Cindy I
A mildy titillating, but ultimately lame vampire flick from Jess Franco. The base story is similar to the original Stoker novel. A lady lawyer, Linda… More
El Hombre Invisible
This film exploring erotic obsession is among the more famous and respected of prolific Spanish director Jesus Franco, who is also known for his "bad… More
Michael S
Caught this on late night cable, and couldn't turn it off. It really wasn't that bad!
Tsubaki Sanjuro
This a unique movie for 3 simple reasons: -Soledad Miranda is so damn hot she could melt the poles in minutes (a shame she passed away so early) -Jess Franco… More
David Ladd
The title really gives away the film here, its about lesbian vampirism. The two beautiful actresses Soledad Miranda (rip) and Ewa Strřmberg get all sensual on… More