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30 Days of Night (2007)

After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires.

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This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction. Written by Risin' Outlaw

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Welcome to Barrow (Alaska), Inhabitants: (scratched number 588') 15 See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for strong horror violence and language | See all certifications »

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19 October 2007 (USA)  »

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30 días de noche  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$32,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,951,902 (USA) (21 October 2007)

Gross:

$39,568,996 (USA)
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Trivia

The story was originally conceived as a comic book series but after initial discussions it was changed to a film pitch. When that didn't work out, IDW Publishing made it as a three-comic miniseries before it was adapted into a film. See more »

Goofs

When John Riis is sitting at his table, and the camera pans to his wife Ally in the kitchen. Snow falls past the window behind her, but none falls past the window behind him. See more »

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[first lines]
Sheriff Eben Oleson: Strange.
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Crazy Credits

The colors in the opening Columbia Pictures logo quickly fade, leaving only blues and grays. See more »

Connections

Edited into 30 Days of Night: Dark Days (2010) See more »

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A very good end !

The movie was a masterpiece.Nothing ridiculous as i see on many horror movies,the main character Josh Hartnett played very good and during the movie time I was captured all the time, I don't blink a second.The vampires were made very good,they really looked scary!!The scenery man must to be a genius,I really appreciate the work that he did on this movie.Very good thinking !! Well done !! It is refreshing to see a vampire film that doesn't shy away from violence and that doesn't dwell on anything that can be even remotely construed as hokey. A new cinematic creature, 30 Days of Night's antagonists are ultra scary with their deformed appearances and their mercilessly gut-wrenching killing sprees. They speak in their own demonic language and have super human strength and speed, making them a Michael Myers fashioned juggernaut. High-pitched shrieks, blood-soaked visages and razor-sharp fingernails complete a frightening design of this force to be reckoned with.What impressed me very much, was the ending of the movie that was pure and simple stunning !! I really recommend this movie for the people who loves horror movies.


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