Bathory dispatches poor old Seward; pretty soon, a mysterious stranger is offing the rest of the cast from the original Dracula.
It was all about this beautiful daughter of Dracula who was an artist in London, and she felt drinking blood was a curse.
Soon, Harker becomes Dracula's prisoner, and the bloodthirsty vampire casts a spell over Harker's fiancée (Winona Ryder).
the vampire, from in Bram Stoker's novel (1897). It was a surname of Prince Vlad II of Wallachia (d.1476), and means in Romanian "son of Dracul," literally "the dragon," from the name and emblem taken by Vlad's father, also named Vlad, c.1431 when he joined the Order of the Dragon, founded 1418 by Sigismund the Glorious of Hungary to defend the Christian religion from the Turks and crush heretics and schismatics.