A case near Halloween has Castle and Beckett investigating the death of a man in a graveyard, wearing fangs.



(created by), (as Terri Edda Miller)

Watch Now

From $1.99 (SD) on Amazon Video






Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Alexis Castle (as Molly Quinn)
Janice Freeman
Alan Freeman
Rosie Freeman
Dr. Barry Frank


As Halloween approaches, Castle and Beckett are called to a graveyard where the body of a young man sporting vampire fangs has been discovered with a wooden stake driven through his heart. Their investigation takes them deep into the heart of New York's underground vampire fetish community, where they learn that the motive for the victim's murder may be hiding within the pages of the graphic novel he was writing before his death. Written by ABC Publicity

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis






Release Date:

26 October 2009 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Det. Esposito dresses up as actor Jon Huertas' character Sgt. Antonio 'Poke' Espera from _"Generation Kill" (2008) (TV mini-series)_ for Halloween. See more »


When Castle and crew search Damien/Jonas Westphall's apartment they find a broken bottle that is labeled; "India Black Fountain Pen Ink". India Ink is used with dip pens. It dries too quickly to be used in pens with reservoirs, aka fountain pens. See more »


Richard Castle: I had no idea you were interested in comic books.
NYPD Detective Kate Beckett: Oh, Castle, the things you don't know about me could fill a book.
See more »


Easily Amused
Performed by Lobster
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Great self-referencing Firefly laugh for fans
15 April 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Right from the start you know this is a fun episode as Castle bursts through the door wearing his Halloween costume: A space cowboy outfit that his daughter chides him for wearing as A) there are no cows in space; B) He wore the same outfit five years ago; and C) It's time for him to move on. Great self-referencing Firefly laugh for fans. And then there is the mystery: who put a stake through the body of a wannabe vampire fan; A fan who altered his teeth into fangs. And the clues may be in the pages of a comic book the victim was working on. The suspect they first pick up, Morlock (Robert Arbogast) suffers from a type of porphyria also know as Vampire Disease. To complicate matters a second victim is found, this one dressed as a werewolf. And as the crew is attempting to solve the murders, they are also preparing for one of Castle's legendary Halloween parties. A good mystery to solve with a great tongue-in-cheek subplots.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Stana's nose job? marysammons-00131
Almost feels like we should have a moment of silence at 10:00 tonight Scoutieout
Stana's big payday. skip-49816
Why was Castle Season 8 a TOTAL DISASTER? nirunavaratnam
Channing Dungey (ABC boss) on Castle cencellation wilya7
Posed photo of Kris: Retitled: Stana's hair and clothes mhansen-25806
Discuss Vampire Weekend (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: