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The following FAQ entries may contain spoilers. Only the biggest ones (if any) will be covered with spoiler tags. Spoiler tags have been used sparingly in order to make the page more readable.
For detailed information about the amounts and types of (a) sex and nudity, (b) violence and gore, (c) profanity, (d) alcohol, drugs, and smoking, and (e) frightening and intense scenes in this movie, consult the IMDb Parents Guide for this movie. The Parents Guide for Fright Night can be found here.
Yes, it is. However, the screenplay for Fright Night (2011) was written by American TV and film writer Marti Noxon, well-known for writing and producing the 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' (1997-2003) TV series.
In the 1985 original Fright Night, (1) Jerry was 1000 years old, not 400, (2) Jerry was served by a human ghoul named Billy, (3) Peter (not Charley) staked Ed, (4) at the end, it was implied that Ed had survived, (5) Charley was a fan of Peter Vincent and tried to convince Ed that Jerry is a vampire; in this version, it's the other way around, and (6) vampires were able to shape-shift into animals and turn into mist.
The song heard in the trailer of Fright Night is "My Turn To Evil" by Letters VS Numbers.
No, there isn't anything.
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