The Middleman

Season 1 Episode 10

The Vampiric Puppet Lamentation

Aired Monday 10:00 PM Aug 18, 2008 on ABC Family



  • Allusions

    • Dracula

      There are several references to Bram Stoker's Dracula (1897).

      * Renfield Renquist refers to Renfield, the mental patient in Bram Stoker's Dracula, who is confined to the asylum and works for Dracula as his human agent, driven by a thirst for immortality by consuming insects and other small creatures.
      * The John Seward Home for the Criminally Insane refers to the doctor of the novels, a student of Dr. Abraham Van Helsing, who runs an asylum near the home in England where Dracula takes up residence.
      * 1010 Holmwood Drive refers to Arthur Holmwood, Lucy Westerna's fiancée who later inherits the title of Lord Godalming.
      * The Middleman mentions 1895, which is the year that Dracula was published.