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Cirque du Freak. The vampire's assistant
Video disc
Cirque du Freak. The vampire's assistant
Other title(s):
Vampire's assistant
Publication Information:
Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2010]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Title from container.

Based on the series of books by Darren Shan.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.

Special features: Deleted scenes; "Guide to becoming a vampire: play all, 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.
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.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sequences of intense supernatural violence and action, disturbing images, thematic elements and some language.
Vampires -- United States -- Drama.

Apprentices -- United States -- Drama.

Freak shows -- United States -- Drama.

Male friendship -- United States -- Drama.

Poisonous spiders -- Venom -- United States -- Drama.
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