The Resource The vampire's assistant, Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz, (blu-ray)

The vampire's assistant, Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz, (blu-ray)

Label
The vampire's assistant
Title
The vampire's assistant
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz
Title variation
Cirque du Freak
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Darren is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and get tickets. Steve and Darren think that it is all a joke until a vampire named Larten Crepsley comes on stage with a very poisonous spider that he makes do tricks. Steve tells Larten he would like to join him and become an apprentice
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, J. Michael Muro ; editor, Leslie Jones ; music, Stephen Trask
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for sequences of intense supernatural violence and action, disturbing images, thematic elements and some language
Language note
Closed captioned. English (DTS-HD 5.1), dubbed French (DTS 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (DTS 5.1) dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; requires Blu-ray player. DVS Dolby 2.0
PerformerNote
John C. Reilly, Josh Hutcherson, Chris Massoglia, Jessica Carlson, Michael Cerveris, Ray Stevenson, Patrick Fugit, Ken Watanabe, Salma Hayek, Orlando Jones, Frankie Faison, Willem Dafoe, Jane Krakowski
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  • 1965-
  • 1966-
  • 1964-
  • 1982-
  • 1959-
  • 1966-
  • 1968-
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  • Reilly, John C.
  • Leslie, Ewan
  • Shuler-Donner, Lauren
  • Weitz, Paul
  • Helgeland, Brian
  • Hutcherson, Josh
  • Cerveris, Michael
  • Stevenson, Ray
  • Fugit, Patrick
  • Watanabe, Ken
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Jones, Orlando
  • Faison, Frankie
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Krakowski, Jane
  • Trask, Stephen
  • Shan, Darren
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Relativity Media
  • Donners' Company (Firm)
  • Depth of Field (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
109
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  • Vampires
  • Apprentices
  • Freak shows
  • Male friendship
  • Poisonous spiders
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The vampire's assistant, Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the series of books by Darren Shan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: U-Control features: Picture-in-Picture extras; 14 exlusive deleted scenes; "Guide to becoming a vampire: learn your history: the development and casting" featurette; "Find a new home: filming the big scenes" featurette; "Surround yourself with friends: making the Cirque and its freaks" featurette; "Tour du Freak" featurette; My Scenes; D-Box; BD-Live features; Pocket Blu enabled
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn476335831
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SCI-FI 791.436 VAMPIRE'S ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; DVS ; [B14MB071, #8, 5@$14.99, DLG/CD].
Other control number
025195055239
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)476335831
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 5.1 surround. Blu-ray player required
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The vampire's assistant, Universal Pictures and Relativity Media in association with Donners' Company, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Ewan Leslie, Lauren Shuler Donner ; screenplay by Paul Weitz and Brian Helgeland ; directed by Paul Weitz, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the series of books by Darren Shan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: U-Control features: Picture-in-Picture extras; 14 exlusive deleted scenes; "Guide to becoming a vampire: learn your history: the development and casting" featurette; "Find a new home: filming the big scenes" featurette; "Surround yourself with friends: making the Cirque and its freaks" featurette; "Tour du Freak" featurette; My Scenes; D-Box; BD-Live features; Pocket Blu enabled
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn476335831
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SCI-FI 791.436 VAMPIRE'S ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; DVS ; [B14MB071, #8, 5@$14.99, DLG/CD].
Other control number
025195055239
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)476335831
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 5.1 surround. Blu-ray player required
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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