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What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires (2005)

Not Rated | | Short, Comedy, Horror | 2005 (New Zealand)
Three male vampires who share an apartment are interviewed by a TV crew.


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Cast overview:
Jonny Brugh ... Deacon (as Deacon Brugh)
Taika Waititi ... Viago (as Count Viago)
Jemaine Clement ... Vulvus (as Vulvus the Abhorrent)
Cori Gonzalez-Macuer Cori Gonzalez-Macuer ... Nick (as Nick Macure)
Stu Rutherford Stu Rutherford ... Stu (as Stuart Rutherford)


Who says being an undead creature of the night is easy? With this in mind, three ancient friends and centuries-old vampires--Vulvus, the romantic and somehow temperamental Lord Byron wannabe; Viago, the 19th-century flamboyant dandy, and Deacon, the 107-year-old youngster--invite a documentary crew to shed light on a vampire's daily life. Starting off from the fateful day of their eternal metamorphosis, the modern-day blood-sucking city dwellers do not shy away from answering thoroughly personal questions about their delicate flatting situation--after all, this is an interview and not a mere excuse for a quick and easy meal. Will we ever find out what vampires do in the shadows? Written by Nick Riganas

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Eternity Sucks.


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2005 (New Zealand) See more »

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What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires See more »

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This original short version is available as an extra on the Blu-ray of the feature, What We Do in the Shadows (2014). See more »


Vulvus: We are vampires! We are vampires, not transvestites!
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Remade as What We Do in the Shadows (2014) See more »

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4 January 2019 | by oportuaicSee all my reviews

This comedy movie is one of the best comedies that you can see. Taika Waititi is a great actor and director

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