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… » 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

Free Screening of Neil Jordan's New Vampire Movie Byzantium

If you're in San Francisco — or feel like making a road trip — you can be among the first to see Byzantium, the new vampire movie from Neil Jordan. It stars Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton as two vampires who come to a coastal town, unleashing mayhem and bloody confusion. » 6/20/13 11:24am 6/20/13 11:24am

Mother/daughter vampire duo has a bloody bond in new Byzantium trailer

We've seen more than our share of vampire romances, but the passionate relationship at the center of Neil Jordan's Byzantium is not between lovers, but between a 200-year-old vampire and her bloodsucking mother. » 4/20/13 10:00am 4/20/13 10:00am

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… » 9/10/12 6:30am 9/10/12 6:30am