dracula

Suvudu

‘Nosferatu’ Rises Again With Remake


Variety reports that there’s a new adaptation of F.W. Murnau’s 1922 vampire film “Nosferatu” in the works. The film will be written and directed by Robert Eggers and released by Studio 8. Eggers has several short films and documentaries to his credit, along with the full-length horror feature “The Witch”.

This will be the second time [...]

Read More

Suvudu

Actor Christopher Lee Dead at 93


Actor Christopher Lee has died today following a hospitalization for respiratory and heart problems. He was 93 years-old.
Lee was born in 1922 to Jeffrey Lee, a decorated war veteran and notable amateur sportsman, and Contessa Estelle Marie Carandini di Sarzano, a descendent of one of Europe’s oldest noble families. Sadly their marriage was not meant [...]

Read More

Suvudu

Refinery 29 Goes in Search of Dracula


Refinery 29 Goes in Search of Dracula

Refinery 29’s Emily Zemler just got back from her search for Dracula in Romania. She’s written a pretty interesting piece about her experiences and what she’s discovered. If you’ve never read Dracula before, or only know a little bit about the mix of myth, history, and downright fabrication behind it, then you’re going to love [...]

Read More

Suvudu

‘Dracula Untold’ Creeps Ever Closer With Early Release Date


Hang some garlic cloves! Cover your necks! Dracula Untold is now scheduled to be released October 3! That’s two weeks earlier than it was originally slated to premiere. The Dracula origin story draws from the history of the real life Vlad Tepes and the vampire mythology of Bram Stoker’s bloodsucker. It is rumored to be [...]

Read More

Paranormal

Cage Match 2013 Round 3: Count Dracula vs. The White Witch


Bram Stoker’s Count Dracula fights C. S. Lewis’s White Witch.

Read More

Suvudu

Geeking Out to Vine?


Geeking Out to Vine?

I’m kind of a social media addict. Okay, I’m a huge social media addict. I’m a Twitter Critter extraordinaire. I’m a Facebookasaurus. I’m a Youtubing, Podcasting, Redditing machine. My latest obsession is Vine, an app that allows you to film and share short videos. You’ve got a limit of six seconds, but the limit is [...]

Read More

Suvudu

Take Five with Matt Forbeck, Author, ‘Carpathia’


Take Five with Matt Forbeck, Author, ‘Carpathia’

Matt Forbeck is the contributor for this week’s Take Five, a regular series where we ask authors and editors to share five facts about their latest books. Forbeck  is the author of Carpathia, available this week from your favorite book retailer.
It’s Titanic meets 30 Days of Night.
When the survivors of the Titanic are picked [...]

Read More

Paranormal

Poll: Monster vs. Vampire



shelley-frankenstein stoker-dracula

Read More

Suvudu

The Many Faces of Dracula: Vampire King of the Silver Screen


The Many Faces of Dracula: Vampire King of the Silver Screen

Dracula is the king of the vampires. While modern vampire fans may thrill to tales of Edward Cullen and Lestat, no other nosferatu has the kind of name recognition that the Count enjoys. From his first appearance and (spoiler alert!) death at the point of Quincy Morris’ bowie knife, Dracula has shown a talent for returning from the grave over and over again.

Read More

Suvudu

Frank Delaney’s ‘UNDEAD: the Birth of Dracula’ Takes a Bite Out of Your Kindle


Undead Dracula Birth
It’s easy to see how ignorance and terror could cause one to misinterpret, say, a sudden outbreak of tuberculosis as the predation of a restless and angry spirit come to demand its due. Disinterment of the corpse would only add to the confusion. Bodies bloat with gas and fluids, and being greeted by what appeared to be a corpse swollen with stolen blood – perhaps even trickling from the corners of its mouth – must have been a terrible sight.

Read More

Ad

Del Rey Spectra 50 Page Fridays