‘Hotel Transylvania’ series provides great Halloween entertainment

Addy Chalmers and Kallissa Coats

Imagine being in a hotel full of monsters, witches, and vampires. ‘Hotel Transylvania’ is a movie that premiered in 2012. Hotel Transylvania is a series of four movies that all follow the vampire Dracula and his daughter Mavis.

The original Hotel Transylvania is about how a human named Jonathan who accidentally finds a monster hotel (Hotel Transylvania). Jonathan ends up meeting Dracula’s daughter Mavis and falls in love with her. Dracula doesn’t approve because Jonathan is human. Dracula does everything in his power to separate them. However, he fails in the end.

Hotel Transylvania aired in 2012 and was written by Todd Durham and produced by Sony Pictures. Hotel Transylvania can be rented or purchased on the Google Play Store, Prime Video, Vudu and YouTube TV.

Because of the major success of Hotel Transylvania, the writers and producers produced three more movies, three short films, a flash-animated TV series, and several video games. The three movie sequels are Hotel Transylvania 2, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer, and Hotel Transylvania: Transformania. The television series is Hotel Transylvania: The Series.

Hotel Transylvania is one of those movies that has a decent amount of singing.
All of the songs can be found on Hotel Transylvania’s soundtracks. These song may bring back childhood memories of watching some of the earlier movies.

Hotel Transylvania is an animated film and voiced by familiar actors like Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Steve Buscemi, David Spade, Fran Drescher, Adam Sandler and Molly Shannon.

Hotel Transylvania 2 was released in September of 2015 just before the Halloween season.

Meanwhile Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation made its debut in the summer of 2018.

Hotel Transylvania: Transformania was released in January 2022. Wrapping up the series, the last movie is about how Van Helsing, who is this movie’s villain, uses his invention to turn Dracula and his monster friends all into humans, but Jonathan becomes a monster. They have to work together despite their differences to get back to normal before their transformations becomes permanent.

Hotel Transylvania is a great family movie series to watch.