Posts Tagged ‘vampires’

News – Hotel Transylvania Coming to TV in 2017

The Hotel Transylvania films are coming to the small screen as Sony Pictures Animation and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana have announced they are in development on an animated Hotel Transylvania TV series scheduled to debut in 2017. More info and fun past the break!

News – George Romero’s Empire of the Dead Coming to the Small Screen

Welcome to New York City years after the undead plague has erupted—but just because Manhattan has been quarantined, don’t think that everyone inside is safe! Not only do flesh-eaters roam within Manhattan, but there’s another ancient predator about to take a bite out of the Big Apple! According to Variety, Demarest Films has plans to [...]

News – Trailer for Vampire Academy

The Weinstein Company is releasing Vampire Academy, based on Richelle Mead’s six-book paranormal YA series, on February 14. The books center on vampires enrolled at St. Vladimir’s Academy, Rose Hathaway is a dhampir, half-vampire and half-human, who is training to be a guardian at St Vladimir’s Academy along with many others like her. There are [...]

Dark Review – Naima Haviland’s The Bad Death

Passion rules the heart and terror rules the night… South Carolina, 1788. The African beauty emerging from his family crypt is a stranger to Julian Mouret, the refined owner of Lion’s Court plantation. A dancer and a mystery, she spins a strange, dark, and impossible tale of peril and flight. Though he fears she must [...]

News – Historical Vampire Interview with James Lyon, Author of Kiss of the Butterfly

For its Halloween evening news broadcast, ABC News sent out a documentary team to track down the first historical vampire, find its grave, and interview its oldest living heir. James Lyon, author of The Kiss of the Butterfly (read my review here) had the privilege of escorting them around and doing quite a bit of [...]

News – Look for Trick ‘R Treat 2 Next Halloween

Are you a fan of Trick ‘R Treat which was released in 2007? If so, you are in for a great Halloween treat! Michael Dougherty had a recent interview where he says there will be a sequel and then he talks about what to expect: “There are different archetypes I’d like to explore, different types [...]

News – Argento’s Dracula 3-D Trailer

The tale begins with Jonathan Harker, journeying by train and carriage from England to Count Dracula’s crumbling, remote castle situated in the Carpathian Mountains on the border of Transylvania. The purpose of his mission is to catalogue the big library of Dracula. At first enticed by Dracula’s gracious manner, Harker soon discovers that he has [...]

News – Bad Death by Naima Haviland Available Now

Naima Haviland likes dead people. Fictional dead people, that is, and the twisted people who make them dead (or undead). She is the author of Bloodroom and Night at the Demontorium, a vampire novel and dark fantasy anthology. She takes as inspiration the Southeast United States, including her home in the Florida Panhandle, an ocean [...]

Book Review – Bloodroom by Naima Haviland

I have been meaning to read Naima Haviland’s Bloodroom for a while, but I usually put vampire novels on the back burner as they are normally not my favorite read. I recently had some free time finally, so I picked it up and I have to say I am glad I saved it for I [...]

News – Look for The Impaler This Halloween

Summer will soon be over and it will be that time of year again, and it already looks like it is going to be a great Halloween season for us horror fans. Derek Hockenbrough’s The Impaler is in post production and set for an October 31st release. We have the trailer past the break and [...]