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To Die For (1988)

R  |   |  Horror, Romance, Thriller  |  May 1989 (USA)
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L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood ... See full summary »

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Kate Wooten
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Celia Kett
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Martin Planting
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Al Fann ...
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Paula Higgins
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Girl at Party (as Eloise Broady)
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L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood Hills where he wants to live and doesn't want to be disturbed. It doesn't take long for Kate to fall in love with her new client and to learn that he's a real vampire. Written by Anonymous

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To the city of angels, comes the angel of death. See more »


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Bram Stoker's To Die For  »

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Some scenes had to be cut in order to avoid an X-Rating from the MPAA. See more »

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Vlad Tsepsh: Do you know what it is not to feel separate? In one moment, something animalistic takes over. In one furious, exquisite act... you're lost.
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Followed by Son of Darkness: To Die for II (1991) See more »

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Sonata No.118 in F Minor: Andante Moderato
Music by Domenico Scarlatti
Performed by Gita Karasik
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Bendan Hughes is 'To Die For'
23 August 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

What a gem of a movie, so good that they made a sequel.

The film starts off really good with a nasty monster who eats a few people and a party where the 2 main characters first set eyes on each other.

Bendan Hughes plays the eccentric Vlad, a bit of an inkling there to who this character is, who has moved into town and uses the services of a particular real estate agent to find him a house.

Hell, we've all seen vampire movies, we know the format.

The movie is watchable, but the actors' performances are very wooden and they seem as they don't want to be in this film, but may be that's just all part of the decadent ambiance.

Didn't like the ending, but there is a sequel, must track it down.

When I watched the film I thought Brendan Hughes didn't really fit the part. Later on, I couldn't stop thinking about him, he sort of exudes an eerie sensuality, so maybe he was right for the part.

BRENDAN HUGHES Last seen in 'Hitler - the rise of evil' as Lt. Guffman.

Where is he now?


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