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Vampires in film and television

by Jennifer Bringle

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Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJennifer Bringle
SeriesVampires
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.V3 B75 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24566964M
ISBN 109781448812264, 9781448822294, 9781448822362
LC Control Number2010018462

Vampires have been a fixture of film since Bela Lugosi brought Bram Stoker's Dracula to life on the big screen in Over the decades the genre has been far from static, as vampire narratives changed and evolved with the appetites of their viewing public. First depicted as formally dressed villains, vampires would later be portrayed as supernatural beings with some human characteristics 5/5(1). This was the first time vampires were presented in a serious Gothic horror manner on television, in an ongoing storyline, and its success was a shock to many. This was a show, that while overly dramatic at times, was a serious frontrunner for vampires in television, and .

  Even before Twilight took over our lives, vampires have been everywhere, including our TV screens. From old classics to some new shows that Occupation: Entertainment Editor. The vampire in folklore, history, literature, film and television: a comprehensive bibliography. [J Gordon Melton; Alysa Hornick;] -- "This comprehensive bibliography covers writings about vampires and related creatures from the 19th century to the present. More than 6, entries document the vampire's penetration of Western.

Interest in the vampire mythos is at an all-time high. The recent enthusiasm for this blood-sucking immortal began perhaps with the highly popular Anne Rice novel, Interview with the Vampire published in , and which she followed up with several more books about the vampire world she created. Movies and television capitalized on this popularity with such offerings as Buffy the Vampire. Ages: 14+ The Vampire Diaries is a series of young-adult novels by L.J. Smith, which were adapted into a television show on the CW network. Edgier than Twilight, the novel and TV show follow a high school girl who is torn between two vampire brothers.. Warning: The subject of underage drinking is presented, along with talk of casual sex and some not-too-gory violence.


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