Increasingly digital technology allows us to record and re-watch our favorites from the past. With this in mind, consider now a list of the seven best vampire t.v. series available for viewing. Keep in mind lots of other shows feature vampires in one way or another, such as Supernatural or The Night Stalker or even…Continue reading7 Best Vampire T.V. Series
A new year arrives and with it time to think back and contemplate–sometimes drawing up lists. Lots of best vampire movies, hottest vampires, most badass vampire flicks etc. popping up so why not drop a list of the Top Ten Lady Vampires on T.V.? Why not indeed? In no particular order here is one such…Continue readingTop Lady Vampires on T.V.
Vampire books! Like every month, this August is full of new vampire novels and comics hitting store shelves. I say we take a look at the beauties coming out this month. Check them out below… (click on title to view on Amazon) Bites (Ravens Pass) by Steve Brezenoff and Amerigo Pinelli Children’s book. Do vampires…Continue readingVampire Books Coming August 2013
Most folks agree the first vampire movie was almost certainly F.W.Murnau’s Nosferatu in 1922 (an earlier, extremely loose adaptation of Dracula is now lost). Over nine decades of the undead on film, with more than a few genuine classics along the way. But let us turn to something other than the greats. Not to the…Continue readingMost Disappointing Vampire Flicks
Tim Burton’s film of the 1960s gothic soap opera was not the second, the third or even the seventh such adaptation. In fact, it counts as the tenth! Apart from the original t.v. series, no less than three comic book versions have been produced (one, from Dynamite, even matching up Barnabas Collins with Vampirella!), an…Continue readingLets Remake “Dark Shadows”
Consider the scene most expected in almost any vampire film. A supposedly virginal young woman opens her eyes in the middle of the night. She gets up, her translucent gown billowing slightly as she moves in the moonlight. Then she opens the window before returning to the bed, lying down in expectant terror. A fully…Continue readingAre Vampire Stories Sexist?
“Sexy” pretty much by definition remains subjective, but that is what makes lists like this one subject to debate. Not that we’re minding that! In fact, we encourage it! Please feel free to offer your own notions! To try and cover a broad range without using an untenable about a space, here are the rules…Continue readingDavid’s Most Sexy Vampires
Many a fan of the undead may well agree with Anne Rice that we live “in the golden age of vampire fiction.” But don’t we all forever wish more classic vampire films had been made? And as long as we’re wishing, how about some thinking about which stars of yesteryear might have been perfectly cast…Continue readingVampire Might Have Beens
Fans of Dark Shadows will be thrilled to know that it’s coming DVD and Blu-ray in just a few short months! Just in time for Halloween, Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows will be released October 2, 2012! On top of the film, the disks also contain loads of bonus features for the hardcore fans. Check out…Continue readingDark Shadows DVD and Blu-ray Release Date Announced
Beyond doubt three of the most popular groups of vampire stories right now are the HBO series True Blood (based on the Sookie Stackhouse books), the network series The Vampire Diaries (based on novels of the same name) and the motion pictures based upon Stephanie Meyers’ Twilight. A pervasive element in all three are possible…Continue readingDo Human/Vampire Romances Make Sense?
Trivia time! As I have said in the past, I am a huge trivia junkie, I love me some totally useless bits of information (I rock at game shows). Due to my love of both trivia and vampires I thought we’d have another round of vampire movie trivia! An entire post dedicated to factoids about…Continue readingVampire Movie Trivia: Part 3
A superhero is nothing without an archnemesis. Likewise each detective needs a crime. For vampires, they remain pale-faced immortals without someone upon whom they feed–the Victim! Behold a list of ten exemplary victims in vampire films. Keep in mind the criteria here involves much more than a good bite. That’d be a different list. Here…Continue reading10 Best Vampire Victims in Film