On this date, August 16, in the year 1956 the actor most associated with Bram Stoker‘s famous Count, died. He had a heart attack while sitting on his couch in his Los Angeles home. Perhaps inevitably, a new series of rumors about his life sprung up. One, that he was clutching a script by his…Continue readingRemembering Lugosi
Popular Russian actor discusses the ups and downs of his very Hollywood role…the night desk’s insight:Danila Koslovsky, well known to the on again, off again president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, in his previous roles, but until now, has been virtuall…Continue readingRussian Hottie Talks About Playing Dimitri On ‘Vampire Academy’
With the closing of 2013, we’re looking back on our favorite moments from the past year in television.the night desk’s insight:The article has picked 7 top moments of the past year on ‘The Originals’ set. Check them out and tell us what you think. I’m …Continue readingA List Of 7 Top Moments On ‘The Originals’
IBNLive ‘Twilight’ star Robert Pattinson admits his abs were spray-painted, hates gym Examiner.com Well, “Twilight” star Robert Pattinson does not go to the gym – but most would agree that he qualifies as handsome anyway.the night desk’s insight:Ok, w…Continue reading‘Twilight’ star Robert Pattinson admits his abs were spray-painted, hates gym
Yet another live version of Joseph Sheridan LeFanu’s classic is on its way to the boards! We’ve covered other stage productions of Carmilla in the past, including that of Chicago’s Wildclaw Theatre and even a Canadian high school‘s version. Now another struggles its way to the stage in front of a live audience. The venue…Continue readingNew Carmilla On The Way
Vampires come in all shapes and sizes, yes? We know this. From the rat-like mummy Graf Orlock to the drop dead gorgeous creatures of Twilight. More, we know some are aliens. The vampires of Doctor Who for example, as well as the shape-shifting super-psychics of Lifeforce and of course the green alien title character from…Continue readingMoth Sluts from the 5th Dimension!
As before, I formally give anyone at all the right to use any of the ideas that follow. Go for it! With the economy being what it is, and the huge competition from the internet and direct-to-dvd, small wonder Hollywood studios look to established stories for investing purposes. Here’s a suggestion for a remake: Dracula’s…Continue readingLets Remake Dracula’s Daughter
For all practical purposes, the trope Vampire Lesbian emerged with Joseph Sheridan LeFanu’s novella “Carmilla.” Eventually, with the rise of a new medium–motion pictures–an adaptation of that story appeared. “Crypt of the Vampire” became one of the still-relatively few such. The trope, however, could be seen in “Dracula’s Daughter” as well as the eerie “Vampyr.”…Continue readingWhy Lesbian Vampires?
The creature of the night hunts for his or her next unsuspecting victim, feeds on the helpless, and glows with super-human beauty. Don’t you ever wish that at least one of your favorite celebrities was a vampire and could live forever? Look no further; I’m going to offer a list of 5 beautiful people that…Continue reading5 Celebrities that Should be Vampires
Didn’t think that vampires have a sense of humor? Sure, they enjoy the same yuk-yuks that we all do! Here are some of the best vampire jokes that we could find. Let us know what joke you tell when you see a certain vamp looking pretty glum. What is Transylvania? Dracula’s Terror-tory! What kind of boat…Continue readingOn the Lighter Side
Vampirella, 1969 – So, you’re a hot alien vampire chick from planet Draculon, why not wear a red thong suit that fits like a surgical glove, thigh high boots, and go hunt the evil kind of vampires? Forrest J. Ackerman thought this was a great idea, and then created Vampirella, who started out as a…Continue readingFive Vriggin’ Vild Vampire Comics