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‘Vampire Diaries’ Producer Talks About Upcoming Episode!

Hey there Vampire Diaries fans! I’m sure all of you are dying to know what’s going to happen in this week’s ‘By the Light of the Moon‘ (December 9). Well, you’re in luck (sorta). Julie Plec, executive producer of The Vampire Diaries dished a little in a recent interview on what we can expect in…

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The Silver Kiss by Annette Curtis Klause

Before Bella and Edward, before Bill and Sookie, before Elena and Stefan there was Zoe and Simon… Published in 1990, “The Silver Kiss” by Annette Curtis Klause (of “Blood and Chocolate” fame) tells a story that these days seems cliché.  Yet it was not so then.  The story is about  a lonely teenage girl who…

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Christmas and Vampires

…because nothing says Christmas like blood-sucking creatures of the night. Well, ok maybe not. But bookstores say otherwise, after checking out all the seasonal displays I was surprised at how many vampire Christmas books there are. Seriously, there are a lot, see for yourself. (Click the titles to view on Amazon) Christmas with a Vampire…

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Film Flashback: Curse of the Undead

If you love vampires and dig B-grade westerns then I’ve got the perfect old movie for you – Curse of the Undead. This classic came out in 1959 and was originally intended as a satire of the vampire theme, but the final version ended up being fairly serious. While this movie may not be the…

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Castlevania

The Castlevania franchise is one of the best known and most beloved of all video game franchises. IGN even named the series the fourth best game franchise ever (behind Final Fantasy, The Legend of Zelda and Mario). The series is about a war between the enchanted family bloodline of the Belmonts and Dracula. Nearly every…

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Vampire Diaries “Companion” Series On the Way

It looks like Kevin Williamson, the man behind The Vampire Diaries, is giving his vampire fans even more to fall in love with. According to sources, the CW is developing a “companion” series to The Vampire Diaries, and Williamson himself has been signed on as the writer. Right now this project is in its early…

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Vampires Reign Supreme in ‘Vampyre Nation’

That’s right folks, another film about vampires taking over the world is on the way to our blood-loving arms. Syfy and UFO International Pictures recently unveiled Vampyre Nation, a film set to be released some time in 2011. Seeing how I have a disturbing obsession for post-apocalyptic movies, I can totally see myself getting excited…

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The Man Who Was Dracula

Actually giving birth to legends about oneself is no small feat. Yet Bela Lugosi (1882-1956) managed it. Much of the stories told about him are wrong, which coincidentally gives him something in common with Vlad the Impaler — there’s a lot about him treated as gospel but which are either untrue or at least disputable….

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Vampire Books Coming December 2010

It’s the beginning of a brand new month my lovelies! Which means it’s time to take a look at the glorious fang-filled books coming out this month! The best part is that it’s December, which means that you can totally ask for these books for Christmas! Win! Here’s a list of a few of the…

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Vampires or Body Snatchers?

It’s time to bring a little vampire history into your bloodthirsty lives! As you may know, a few centuries ago mass vampire hysteria spread across the world, nearly everyone lived in fear of the undead. The reason for this widespread fear is mainly due to ignorance, you see, during those old times they simple didn’t…

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Tim Burton on Twilight and His Two Vampire Films

The infamous Tim Burton recently did an interview with NYMag in which he spoke (briefly) about Twilight and his two upcoming vampire films – Dark Shadows and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Interested in what the man had to say? Then read on. Your next two movies are Dark Shadows and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. They’re…

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Vampire Books That Would Rock As Movies!

Even though movies that are based on books are rarely accurate and tend to piss of most readers, we still love hearing that our favorite books are hitting the big screen – even if later we’re disappointed. Here’s a few vampire books that I would rush to see if they were ever in theaters. Leave…

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