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The Vampire's assistant / [videorecording] : Cirque du Freak / Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz.

Leslie, Ewan. (Added Author). Shuler-Donner, Lauren. (Added Author). Weitz, Paul, 1966- (Added Author). Helgeland, Brian. (Added Author). Reilly, John C., 1965- (Added Author). Hutcherson, Josh. (Added Author). Massoglia, Chris. (Added Author). Carlson, Jessica. (Added Author). Cerveris, Michael. (Added Author). Stevenson, Ray, 1964- (Added Author). Fugit, Patrick, 1982- (Added Author). Watanabe, Ken, 1959- (Added Author). Hayek, Salma, 1968- (Added Author). Jones, Orlando, 1968- (Added Author). Faison, Frankie. (Added Author). Dafoe, Willem. (Added Author). Krakowski, Jane. (Added Author). Trask, Stephen. (Added Author). Shan, Darren. (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Relativity Media. (Added Author). Donner's Company (Firm) (Added Author). Depth of Field (Firm) (Added Author). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library SCI VAM (Text) 30032001698239 DVD SCIENCE FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Special features: Deleted scenes; "Guide to becoming a vampire: play all, learn your history: the development and casting" featurette; "Find a new home: filming the big scenes" featurette; "Surround yourself with friends: making the Cirque and its freaks" featurette; "Tour du Freak" featurette.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, J. Michael Muro ; editor, Leslie Jones ; music, Stephen Trask.
Participant or Performer Note: John C. Reilly, Josh Hutcherson, Chris Massoglia, Jessica Carlson, Michael Cerveris, Ray Stevenson, Patrick Fugit, Ken Watanabe, Salma Hayek, Orlando Jones, Frankie Faison, Willem Dafoe, Jane Krakowski.
Summary, etc.: Welcome to the Cirque du Freak, a traveling sideshow filled with magical creatures, misunderstood freaks, and the mysterious vampire, Larten Crepsley. Drawn to the dark, unpredictable world of the Cirque, 16-year-old Darren decides to trade in his ordinary life for a chance to become an immortal vampire. As Darren explores his newfound powers and faces unexpected enemies, he'll find that his existence as a member of the undead is filled with more challenges, suspense and fun than he ever thought possible.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for sequences of intense supernatural violence and action, disturbing images, thematic elements and some language.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: Dialogue in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Subject: Vampires > United States > Drama.
Apprentices > United States > Drama.
Freak shows > United States > Drama.
Male friendship > United States > Drama.
Poisonous spiders > Venom > United States > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Vampire films.
Fantasy films.
Science fiction films.
Feature films.
Genre: Vampire films.
Fantasy films.
Science fiction films.
Feature films.

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