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"American Vampire" is a comedic horror film starring Carmen Electra, Adam West, Sidney Lassick and Trevor Lissauer. Produced in 1997, it was written by Rollin Jarrett and directed by Luis Esteban.


American Vampire is an Eisner Award-winning comic book series created by writer Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque.

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Google previewTeaching Stephen King (2016)

Horror, the Supernatural, and New Approaches to Literature by A. Burger

As Julia Round explains in Gothic in Comics and Graphic Novels: A Critical Approach, “American Vampire is a taxonomy that classifies vampires by nationality ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Vampire (2011)

The Living Dead in Myth, Legend, and Popular Culture by S. T. Joshi

American vampire film. William Crain's Blacula was produced by Samuel Z. Arkoff and released by MGM-Orion-and AIP (American International Pictures). As with other 1970s ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Weird Westerns (2016)

Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games, 2d ed. by Paul Green

Pursued by Pinkerton agent James Book the first American vampire is powered by the sun, making him stronger, fiercer and more powerful and brutal than any European vampire. The individualism and independence of the first American ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Superheroes on Film and Television, 2d ed. (2004)

by John Kenneth Muir

The African American vampire slayer named Blade first came to life in a Marvel comic book called The Tomb ofDracula (issue #10) in the year 1972. Adorned in a leather jacket and “cool” shades (sunglasses), the tough-talking character, like a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Hell (1998)

by Miriam Van Scott

(The word vamp—coined to refer to an unscrupulous woman who uses sexualWAMDIB ES a 87 Pre-Columbian South American vampire demon. ART Today ity to manipulate and exploit men—is derived from the word vampire.) Belief in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fantasy and Horror Fiction (2015)

by Don D'Ammassa

by Bram Stoker and still the ultimate American vampire story.

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1913)

Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman

and the South American vampire bat (Desmodus rufus). Of these, the Megachiroptera are confined to the warm regions of the eastern hemisphere, while the Microchiroptcra are ...

Google previewThe Universal Gazetteer; Or, Dictionary of Descriptive and Physical Geography (1862)

Comp. from the Most Recent Authorities ... by James Bryce

American vampire, a huge bat, is now known to have those singular and dangerous habits long deemed fibulous. The cat tribe of the carnivora has two representatives — the maueless American lion, or puma, whose size, strength, and ...

Google previewA Cyclopaedia of Geography, Descriptive and Physical, Forming a New General Gazetteer of the World and Dictionary of Pronunciation (1856)

by James Bryce

American vampire, a huge bat, is now known to have those singular and dangerous habits long deemed fabulous. The cat tribe of the carnivora has two representatives -the maneless American lion, or puma, whose size, strength, and ...

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