Romania in pop culture

Famous movies filmed in Romania

As I was saying to you last week, the campaign #RomaniaInMovies has come to an end and in this last article, we’ll discover some of the most famous movies filmed in Romania. We’ll start with Cold Mountain, a 2003 drama film, based on the novel of the same name by Charles Frazier. The film stars Jude Law as W. P. Inman, Nicole Kidman as Ada Monroe, Renée Zellweger as Ruby Thewes, Eileen Atkins as Maddy, ...

Mistakes made in movies about Romania – Dracula movies

As I was saying to you last week, the campaign #RomaniaInMovies continues with a list of mistakes made in movies about Romania. And since Dracula movies are a big hit even nowadays, we start with Dracula's Daughter. A 1936 American vampire horror film produced by Universal Studios. It stars Otto Kruger as Dr. Jeffrey Garth, Gloria Holden as Countess Marya Zaleska - Dracula's Daughter, Marguerite ...

Famous movies about Romania

Hi everyone! Hope you’ve missed us :) We’ve come back after a hot summer and a beautiful holiday with surprises, like our new and improved site with lots of information about travel destinations, offers, hotels, things to do here, in Romania, best places to visit during your holiday and a new campaign - Romania In Movies - that hopefully will conquer your heart like the last one, From Tourist to Local. In the next ...

Hotel Transylvania 2 reveals the funny story of Dracula and his hotel

Romania, the home of Vlad the Impaler or Dracula, as many of you know him, is coming back in the spotlight. The movie, that will be released in the USA starting with 25th September, brings a new character that will shake a little bit the normal course of events at Hotel Transylvania. After the first time that Jonathan got to the hotel, things changed here. Now, Hotel Transylvania is opened for humans, Mavis and Johnny are ...

”Dracula untold” reveals the story of Vlad the Impaler

Romania’s history is back on the map with another story about Dracula. The newest movie, Dracula Untold, that will appear in theatres starting with 3rd October, brings spectacular screening and a newly adapted story. The movie tells the story about Vlad Țepeș and the events that named him ”the most famous vampire around the world”. The movie captures the turbulent family relationship with Mehmet Sultan ...

History of Dracula – Why Bram Stoker chose Transylvania

Noble, owner of a great castle located on top of a mountain surrounded by steep cliffs, Dracula turns out to actually be a vampire very feared by the inhabitants of the surrounding villages. Terrifying, blood lover with a dual nature, aware of his noble lineage, Count Dracula managed to enter the minds of many generations of readers, being a highly controversial character. But why the name Dracula? And why exactly ...