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The vampire film

Alain Silver

The vampire film

from Nosferatu to Tre Blood

by Alain Silver

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Published by Limelight Editions in Montclair, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vampire films,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlain Silver, James Ursini
    ContributionsUrsini, James
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.V3 U77 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25001442M
    ISBN 109780879103958
    LC Control Number2010040060

    Van Helsing believes that Dracula is Vlad the Impaler, and that he has lived for an impossibly long time after becoming a vampire. Van Helsing deduces that Dracula's three vampire brides were merely innocent village girls and Dracula's victims when he sees .   Mercy Brown. Mercy Brown may rival Count Dracula as the most notorious vampire. Unlike Count Dracula, however, Mercy was a real person. She lived in .

    Carmilla is an Gothic novella by Irish author Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu and one of the early works of vampire fiction, predating Bram Stoker's Dracula () by 26 years. First published as a serial in The Dark Blue (–72), the story is narrated by a young woman preyed upon by a female vampire named Carmilla, later revealed to be Mircalla, Countess Karnstein (Carmilla is an anagram of Author: Sheridan Le Fanu. The second Vampire Hunter D movie (known as Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust outside of Japan) is based on the third of Hideyuki Kikuchi's Vampire Hunter D novels (Demon Deathchase in English). Unlike the first film, which was released in , this movie is rated NC in Singapore, M in Australia, 15 in the UK, R13 in New Zealand and R for Author: Hideyuki Kikuchi.

    You can buy Interview With The Vampire for £ at 4. I AM LEGEND BY RICHARD MATHESON. Forget the Will Smith film, Richard Matheson’s novel is one of the greatest vampire stories ever written. Robert Neville is the sole survivor of a vampire plague, living in a boarded up house which he only leaves during the daytime to hunt. The book was adapted for film in Sweden in and in the United States as Let Me In in Vampires also enjoyed popularity as unlikely action heroes. Blade, a half-vampire superhero who first appeared in comic books, was the focus of three films (, , ).


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