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What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires (2005)

Not Rated | | Short, Comedy, Horror | 2005 (New Zealand)
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Three male vampires who share an apartment are interviewed by a TV crew.
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Cast overview:
Jonny Brugh ... Deacon (as Deacon Brugh)
Taika Waititi ... Viago (as Count Viago)
Jemaine Clement ... Vulvus (as Vulvus the Abhorrent)
Cori Gonzalez-Macuer Cori Gonzalez-Macuer ... Nick (as Nick Macure)
Stu Rutherford Stu Rutherford ... Stu (as Stuart Rutherford)
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Who says being an undead creature of the night is easy? With this in mind, three ancient friends and centuries-old vampires--Vulvus, the romantic and somehow temperamental Lord Byron wannabe; Viago, the 19th-century flamboyant dandy, and Deacon, the 107-year-old youngster--invite a documentary crew to shed light on a vampire's daily life. Starting off from the fateful day of their eternal metamorphosis, the modern-day blood-sucking city dwellers do not shy away from answering thoroughly personal questions about their delicate flatting situation--after all, this is an interview and not a mere excuse for a quick and easy meal. Will we ever find out what vampires do in the shadows? Written by Nick Riganas

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2000s | flat | fiend | interview | house | See All (52) »

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Eternity Sucks.

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Short | Comedy | Horror

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

2005 (New Zealand) See more »

Also Known As:

What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires See more »

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Defender Films See more »
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Color
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Trivia

This original short version is available as an extra on the Blu-ray of the feature, What We Do in the Shadows (2014). See more »

Quotes

Vulvus: We are vampires! We are vampires, not transvestites!
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Connections

Remade as What We Do in the Shadows (2014) See more »

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This comedy movie is one of the best comedies that you can see. Taika Waititi is a great actor and director


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