The Vampire Film

From Nosferatu to True Blood

Fourth Edition – Updated and Expanded

Series: Limelight
Publisher: Limelight Editions
Format: Softcover
Authors: Alain Silver, James Ursini

This newest edition will track the form's evolution from such 1970s reinventions as Count Yorga Vampire and Blacula, The Hunger and Vampire's Kiss in the Eighties, Interview with the Vampire, Bram Stoker's Dracula, and the Blade series in the Nineties, through 30 Days of Night, I Am Legend, and the Underworld series in the first decade of the 21st century. All these films plus celebrated international examples such as Thirst and Let the Right One In and the hit television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, New Amsterdam, Angel, The Vampire Diaries, and True Blood are covered in this long-awaited, completely revised, expanded, and redesigned fourth edition that follows the vampire figures, both male and female, through the millennium and beyond.

$29.99 (US)
Inventory #HL 00333378
ISBN: 9780879103958
UPC: 884088598839
Width: 8.0"
Length: 10.0"
488 pages


“[Silver and Ursini] know how to write about movies... this book must be considered essential reading for the devotee of fantasy film.” – Robert C. Cumbow, Movietone News

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