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The Familiar (I) (2009)

 -  Short | Fantasy | Horror  -  2009 (Canada)
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Sam has just accepted a very unusual job: become the assistant to an amoral, immortal, bloodsucking vampire.

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Sam has just accepted a very unusual job: become the assistant to an amoral, immortal, bloodsucking vampire.

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Based on Kody Zimmermann's experience being an actor's assistant. See more »

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