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  • 'Near Dark' is an awesome vampire film
    'Near Dark' is an awesome vampire film
    Every self-respecting Halloween costume store stocks a respectable variety of vampire costumes and the related paraphernalia for these deans of the night. But sometimes storytellers offer up vampires without the formal suits associated with Count...
  • 'Black Sunday'
    DVD review: 'Black Sunday'
    We have discussed Mario Bava before.Let's go back a little further and take a look at what many people consider to be his best movie, 'Black Sunday.'A vampire-witch Asa Vajda (Barbara Steele) and her love Javuto (Arturo Dominici) are...
  • Vampire of Venice
    Yersinia Pestis: the Vampire of Venice
    Legends of blood guzzling demons might go back thousands of years but the erudite, seductive vampire we currently know and love is relatively new. You could actually say that the Romantic Vampire and the Frankenstein Monster were conceived on the...
  •  Only Lovers Left Alive suck
    Only Lovers Left Alive suck
    Everything looks promising from the opening shot of writer-director Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive. Unfortunately it quickly goes downhill from there. No, quickly is the wrong word since there’s nothing quick about this snail...
  • "The Vampire Diaries: The Complete Fifth Season" Blu-Ray
    Bite into the fifth season of 'The Vampire Diaries' on DVD or Blu-Ray
    As that whole “Twilight” fad with its sparkling vampires ran its course among teenage viewers, it's nice to see the CW Network continue to keep vampires in the spotlight with its supernatural vampire drama series “The Vampire...
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    CW Network vampire spin-off 'The Originals' out on DVD and Blu-Ray
    Thanks to books like “Twilight” and television shows like “The Vampire Diaries” on the CW Network, watching modern day vampire dramas continue to be a hobby these days. So September 2 marks the release date of the first...
  • 'Only Lovers Left Alive'
    DVD review: 'Only Lovers Left Alive' (2014)
    Celebrated filmmaker Jim Jarmusch has had a successful, if nearly exclusively cult-hit-yielding careerHis last work, 'The Limits of Control' was a deliberately insular production that didn't seem to make many waves, even among his...
  • Online vampire class is enrolling students now
    Online vampire class is enrolling students now
    Did you ever wonder where the stores of vampires come from? What about why women love these creatures so much? Or even how vampires can inspire children to learn to count. Well there is a new online vampire class being offered to anyone interested...
  • 'Penny Dreadful' The Saving of the Monsters
    'Penny Dreadful' The Saving of the Monsters
    Many times when people discuss vampires in literature they usually begin to discuss two specific time periods in literature, these may be the modern paranormal romance vampire books or those not interested in cutesy vampires may point out what...
  • New online vampire class being offered by college professor
    New online vampire class being offered by college professor
    Did you ever wonder where the stores of vampires come from? What about why women love these creatures so much? Or even how vampires can inspire children to learn to count. Well there is a new online vampire class being offered to anyone interested...
  • 'Penny Dreadful': The Saving of the Vampires
    'Penny Dreadful' The Saving of the Vampires
    Many times when people discuss vampires in literature they usually begin to discuss two specific time periods in literature, these may be the modern paranormal romance vampire books or those not interested in cutesy vampires may point out what...
  • 'The Cowboy and the Vampire:  A Very Unusual Romance' by Clark Hays and Kathleen McFalls
    'The Cowboy and the Vampire: A Very Unusual Romance' by Clark Hays and Kathleen
    I used to be a huge fan of vampire fiction but I have to admit that a certain fatigue has set in with regards to this particular mythical being as there have been too many novels in recent years that feature vampires that are brooding and just...
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    Review: Hemlock Grove Season 2
    Some Spoilers for Season 2After the first season of the Netflix series, Hemlock Grove, was over, there wasn't a huge swath of people yearning for a second. The show had a few interesting characters and plot lines, but it had its share of...
  • An Unexpected Love Book Cover
    Great Read! Very unique perspective for Paranormal Romance
    New authors, Jared Delray & Annalise McKenzie have come up with a series of books titled Kindred Spirits. The first book in the series, An Unexpected Love, made it's debut in March, published by Keith Publications.When you begin this book,...
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    Review: Hemlock Grove (S2E9): Tintypes
    Major Spoilers for Episodes 8 and 9So Peter decides to go after rogue Order of the Dragon by himself to stop the killings. Before he can transform against the moon, he's found out and captured. The Order tortures him for information, which...