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…Continue readingVampire Diaries “Companion” Series On the Way
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…Continue readingVampires Reign Supreme in ‘Vampyre Nation’
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.…Continue readingThe Man Who Was Dracula
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…Continue readingVampire Books Coming December 2010
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…Continue readingVampires or Body Snatchers?
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…Continue readingTim Burton on Twilight and His Two Vampire Films
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…Continue readingVampire Books That Would Rock As Movies!
Today, while doing my daily scan for new and old vampire books, I came across something perfect for all of those little girls that love vampires – My Sister the Vampire by Sienna Mercer. There aren’t too many options for your little readers at home that are too young to read young adult books, but…Continue readingMy Sister the Vampire
As I mentioned before, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is returning to the big screen, but this film has no ties to the Buffy creator Joss Whedon or the rest of the beloved Buffy cast and crew. That’s right, they’re creating a Buffy movie without any of the people that made Buffy amazing. As I’m sure…Continue readingJoss Whedon’s Thoughts on Buffy Remake
Others have written about the vampires described by J.K.Rowling within her wonderful world of Harry Potter, of Quidditch and Hogwarts and Diagon Alley. Yes there are indeed vampires in “Harry Potter” and one even makes an appearance in the books. But consider also how vampires in other fantasy worlds have wandered into the hugely successful…Continue readingVampires and Harry Potter
Yes, at long last the official plot for the fourth Underworld movie, Underworld 4: New Dawn, has been released! Remember a few months ago when I wrote about all the rumors surrounding this flick, about how the ridiculous idea was that *censored* and *censored* were going to have a *censored*? Yeah, it turns out that…Continue reading‘Underworld 4: New Dawn’ Plot Finally Released!
With people looking for original vampire stories all the time, one public service would be to provide some. The following might not be completely original, but none as far as this author is aware has been the basis for a film or a t.v. series. Not even once. Offered with no strings attached to anyone…Continue readingFive Vampire Concepts Up for Grabs