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John Rawlins
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Prince Anton Voytek
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Harry Kilcoyne
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Barrie Youngfellow ...
Andrea Parker
Michael Tucker ...
Christopher Bell
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Brandy
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Nicole DeCamp
Adam Farrar ...
Tommy (as Adam Starr)
Wendy Cutler ...
Iris
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Father Hanley
David Hooks ...
Casket Salesman
Brendan Dillon ...
Father Devlin
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Captain Desher
Byron Webster ...
Selby
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Vampire Anton Voytek's lair is disturbed by the ground-breaking for a new church. Anton attempts to start a modern life using his hoarded wealth but finds it's been confiscated by the authorities. He takes revenge on the architect responsible who in turn, aided by a retired detective, tries to hunt down and destroy Anton. Written by Edna Thomasson

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7 October 1979 (USA)  »

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This was a pilot for a never-developed TV series. See more »

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John Rawlins: He killed her and mutilated her and nothing is being done about it?
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How Vampire movies should be done.
25 July 2003 | by (BLUEFIELD, WV.) – See all my reviews

This was a great movie. It stars Richard Lynch who gives an outstanding performance as the vampire,it also stars the guy who played "Father Karras" in "The Exorcist" who also does a great job. This movie clicks on all levels,story as well as acting. If it were available on dvd or tape,I'd buy it in a heartbeat. Unfortunately I believe the only way to ever see it is on late,late night tv but if you can catch it,I highly recommend you watch it. You'll be glad you did,it's how vampire movies should be done.


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