New Zealand / USA
This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction.
30 DAYS OF NIGHT: BLOOD TRAILS is based on the New Orleans storyline from the original graphic novel by Steve Niles. It follows George, a young addict who makes a living seeking covert information for Judith, the weary but wise New Orleans vampire hunter.
Stella Olemaun heads to Los Angeles after surviving the vampire attack in Barrow, Alaska, and intentionally attracts the attention of the local vampire population in order to avenge the death of her husband.
Direct-to-DVD sequel written by Steve Niles based on his graphic novel "Dark Days." Cast and release date TBD. Announced April 2009; shooting to begin in October 2009.
An attorney arrives at a castle to settle the estate of its recently deceased owner. The owner's wife and daughter reveal that he was someone who was able to summon the souls of ancient plague victims and, in fact, his spirit was roaming the castle at that very moment. Soon occupants of the castle begin to die off in gruesome, violent ways
A Secluded House... Unexplained Disappearances... Kathy is a troubled psychic whose younger gothic sister, Rachel vanishes. As the search for her sister begins, Kathy is thrust into a world of darkness and sex crazed demons. All worldly barriers are shattered when the path to survival is marked with corpses and stolen souls. As insatiable evils seek to destroy Kathy, her tortured fight from within ignites her search for answers and her sister. Note: may not have vampires, but is included on a vampire compilation DVD.
Episode 5. The jungles of Belize harbor one of the greatest diversities of bat species in the Americas. Belize is also home to the infamous, blood-sucking Vampire Bat. While the rest of the Quest crew were investigating the local dolphin population offshore, one of the cabin crew was given the opportunity of a lifetime, to confront her greatest fear - Bats!
The Bat in NatureIndigenous to Central and South America, vampire bats live in a very strong social culture. The develop bonds with other bats in the colony, and learn to recognize each other through sound and scent. Vampire bats tend to live in caves, trees, or buildings. Their colonies can reach numbers of up to 2000 bats, but most colonies tend to house approximately 100 bats.
Blood has been a symbol of life since very ancient times. The blood in our veins has always been iconic of our continuing life. To lose too much blood is to lose consciousness, breath, and eventually, our very lives. If a person or animal is already dead and is cut open, blood does not flow. Only the living have blood that flows. Blood has been used throughout the ages as a ceremonial sacrifice.