This Day in Halloween: Hammer Films' "Dracula Has Risen From The Grave" featuring Christopher Lee opens across the U.K. in 1968. / Illustration by Alyssa Fujiwara
Dracula Has Risen From The Grave opens across the U.K. in 1968. The fourth in Hammer’s Dracula franchise, the third to feature Christopher Lee and the first in the franchise not banned in Australia. The film benefits largely from the look and mood created by director Freddie Francis.