This Day in Halloween: Francis Ford Coppola’s Oscar-winning remake "Bram Stoker’s Dracula" opens across the U.S. in 1992. / Illustration by Alyssa Fujiwara
Bram Stoker’s Draculaopens across the U.S. in 1992. Francis Ford Coppola’s Oscar-winning remake of the classic tale features a distinct look and performances by Gary Oldman that change and re-invigorate the vampire sub-genre. The film eventually lands on several ‘best-of’ lists.