Siegel, Tatiana
November 2011
Variety;11/28/2011, Vol. 425 Issue 3, p1
Trade Publication
The article considers the vampire films and television programs. The box office revenue for the 2011 film "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1" is cited as evidence of a trend in which vampire films and television programs have attracted large audiences. Vampire films scheduled for release in 2012 are considered including "Underground Awakening," "Dark Shadows" and "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Slayer."


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