Movie Discussion: Faye Jackson’s Strigoi (2009)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: Strigoi Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: October 2009 (festivals only) Studio: St. Mortiz Productions Distributer: Breaking Glass Pictures (DVD) Domestic Gross: ? Budget: ? Director: Faye Jackson Producer: Rey Muraru Screenwriter: Faye Jackson Adaptation? No. Cinematographer: Kathinka Minthe Make-Up/FX: Kristyan Mallett Music: ? Part of a series? No. […]

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Movie Discussion: The Spierig Brothers’ Daybreakers (2009)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: Daybreakers Country of origin: Australia Date of Australian release: February 4, 2010 Date of U.S. release: January 8, 2010 Studio: Lionsgate, et al. Distributer: Lionsgate Domestic Gross: $30 million Budget: $20 million (estimated) Directors: The Spierig Brothers Producers: Peter Block, et al. Screenwriters: The Spierig Brothers Adaptation? No. Cinematography: Ben […]

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Movie Discussion: Robert Rodriguez’s From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: From Dusk till Dawn Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: January 19, 1996 Studio: Dimension Films, Miramax Films, et al. Distributer: Dimension Films Domestic Gross: $25.8 million Budget: $19 million (estimated) Director: Robert Rodriguez Producers: Lawrence Bender, Quentin Tarantino, Robert Kurtzman, et al. Screenwriter: Quentin Tarantino Adaptation? No. […]

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Movie Discussion: Tomas Alfredson’s Let the Right One In [Låt den rätte komma in] (2008)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: Let the Right One In Country of origin: Sweden Swedish title: Låt den rätte komme in Date of Swedish release: October 24, 2008 Date of U.S. release: October 24, 2008 Studio: Canal +, et al. Distributer: Magnet Releasing (subtitled) Domestic Gross: $2.1 million Budget: $4 million (estimated) Director: Tomas Alfredson […]

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Movie Discussion: Park Chan-wook’s Thirst [Bakjwi] (2009)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: Thirst Country of origin: South Korea South Korean title: Bakjwi Date of South Korean release: April 30, 2009 Date of U.S. release: July 31, 2009 Studio: Focus Features International, et al. Distributer: Focus Features (subtitled) Domestic Gross: $228,000 Budget: $5 million (estimated) Director: Park Chan-wook Producers: Ahn Soo-hyun, et al. […]

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