Vampire Circus

Vampire Circus is a 1972 British horror film directed by Robert Young for Hammer Film Productions. It stars Adrienne Corri, Thorley Walters and Anthony Higgins (billed as Anthony Corlan). The story concerns a travelling carnival whose vampiric artistes prey on the children of a 19th-century Austrian village. It was filmed at Pinewood Studios.

Trivia:

Robert Tayman was dubbed by David de Keyser.


Laurence Payne was an 11th hour casting choice replacing Anton Rodgers who dropped out because of illness.

 


According to various books on Hammer films this film went over schedule and some key scenes were never filmed.

 

Filed under: Hammer FilmsHorror

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