Byzantium explores what vampirism would actually be like

Forget superpowers and sparkly weddings and crazy dirt sex. The vampires in Neil Jordan's quiet, subversively funny new movie Byzantium are dealing with real problems. Like how to kill, but maintain your moral code. And how to live apart from your mother after 200 years. This is the smartest and most rewarding vampire … » 6/28/13 9:00am 6/28/13 9:00am

Interview with a Vampire director explains how to reinvent vampires

Neil Jordan, director of Interview with a Vampire and Michael Collins, has returned to vampires at last, with Byzantium. Starring a mother-daughter pair of troubled vampires, this movie is everything the supernatural world has been missing for so long. We asked Jordan for the secret to a compelling vampire story, and… » 6/27/13 2:50pm 6/27/13 2:50pm

Gemma Arterton trades hunting witches for vacationing with vampires in …

We've already talked about Byzantium as one of the most promising flicks of the year, thanks to the lovely Gemma Arterton, who takes a more dramatic look at the world of the supernatural than she did in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, as well as director Neil Jordan, who returns to the world of sexy vampires for the… » 2/04/13 9:25am 2/04/13 9:25am

First bloody clip from Saoirse Ronan's vampire movie Byzantium is…

We're exceptionally excited to see the first ever clip from director Neil Jordan's (High Spirits, Interview with the Vampire) return to the vampire genre, Byzantium. The film stars the insanely gorgeous Gemma Arterton and she-with-the-eyes-that-haunt, Saoirse Ronan. Both will be playing vampires. Heck yeah! Here's the … » 9/10/12 6:30am 9/10/12 6:30am