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Russell Crowe to play Dracula?


July 13th, 2012 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is set to star as Count Dracula in director Eli Roth's new movie "Harker".The 48-year-old will take on the role in the ... Read more...

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Crowe in talks to play Harker?


February 14th, 2012 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is in talks to recreate the popular character of Jonathan Harker in the modern-day adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic novel "Dracula".He would ... Read more...

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Gomez replaces Cyrus in ‘Hotel Transylvania’


February 10th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Actress Selena Gomez has replaced her friend Miley Cyrus in Adam Sandler's upcoming animated movie "Hotel Transylvania".According to eonline.com, the 19-year-old will give the voice-over ... Read more...

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Amitabh to shoot for makeup man’s film (Movie Snippets)


February 8th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, along with wife Jaya, will work in his make-up man Deepak Sawant's Bhojpuri film "Gangadevi"."Tomorrow I shoot for my make-up man's production ... Read more...

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Dracula therapy: Fighting ageing with your own blood


November 16th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) For ages, blood sucking has been the preserve of vampires, but medical science has now put 'dracula therapy' to good use - to fight ageing. ... Read more...

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Dracula author’s first vampire sketch found


October 31st, 2011 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) The private journal of author Bram Stoker, in which he sketched his first thoughts about his legendary creation "Dracula", has been unearthed after more than 100 ... Read more...

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Mexican wrestler blocks film’s release over nudity


March 31st, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), March 31 (IANS/EFE) Mexican wrestler El Hijo del Santo has blocked the release of a 1960s film starring his father, wrestler Santo el Enmascarado de Plata, because he ... Read more...

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Gary Oldman named film icon at Empire Awards


March 28th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): Actor Gary Oldman has been named a film icon at the Empire movie awards.The star of 'Dracula' and 'JFK' picked up his award from Colin Firth, who ... Read more...

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Colin Firth to play vampire?


March 6th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) After playing a stuttering king in "The King's Speech", actor Colin Firth is likely to play a vampire in a horror movie."It's dark, modern and ... Read more...

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Arun Nayar Spotted Kissing Elizabeth’s Look Alike


January 10th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Indian textile heir Arun Nayar, who has separated from his celebrity wife Elizabeth Hurley some time back, has got some good reason to come out of the grief of the ... Read more...

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Arun Nayar spotted with mystery blonde


January 7th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 7 (ANI): It seems Liz Hurley's estranged hubby Arun Nayar has moved on from their split.The Indian textile heir was spotted chatting to a mystery blonde at the ritzy ... Read more...

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Classic e-novels sales surge this Christmas


December 27th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Britain seems to have finally accepted the trend of electronic books as Amazon confirmed yesterday that Kindles were the biggest selling products this Christmas.Classics like Charles Dickens and ... Read more...

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Actress Thora Birch Fired From Broadway’s “Dracula”


December 16th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress Thora Birch has been, reportedly, fired from a production of "Dracula", which is an off-Broadway revival from Bram Stoker's cult novel "Dracula". The Broadway ... Read more...

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Bollywood can boost our tourism, says Romanian minister


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Bollywood is no more just a form of entertainment but also has immense business potential. Borbely Karoly, the Romanian secretary of state, feels the Hindi film industry ... Read more...

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Busty ‘Queen of Horror’ Ingrid Pitt dies at 73


November 24th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Ingrid Pitt, who shot to fame starring in a number of cult horror classics including 'Countess Dracula', has died at the age of 73.The Polish-born actress, often dubbed ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart: Halloween Humdrum At $40, 000?


November 1st, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are probably not going to take the Halloween celebrations lightly.The hot couple of the Twilight series are reportedly going to make ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson, Justin Bieber and Daniel Radcliffe Plans For Halloween Night


October 30th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Halloween is indeed about having some fun and gifting others too, so these stars are going to have their share of fun and make their fans ... Read more...

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Pattinson plans $40,000 Halloween bash


October 30th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson plans to spook his castmates this Halloween by staging a massive $40,000 party in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.Pattinson, who is currently shooting for the latest ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe replaces Pattinson in Simpson spoof


October 12th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Humour on the Simpson show has never known any boundaries, and this time their target is 'Twilight', the teen Dracula movie, but with a slight twist.The Simpson spoof, ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe to appear in new episode of ‘The Simpsons’.


October 9th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Daniel Radcliffe has apparently lampooned his former Harry Potter co-star Robert Pattinson in a biting new episode of 'The Simpsons'.The actor has undergone an animation transformation to play ... Read more...

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Mohamed al-Fayed claims he torched Harrods’ royal warrants


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): The former owner of Harrods' Mohamed al-Fayed has revealed that he ordered the removal of the store's royal warrants and burned as they were a "curse" on the ... Read more...

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Radcliff delighted to star in Hammer flick


August 1st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Daniel Radcliffe is more than happy after bagging a role in an upcoming movie version of The Woman In Black - because the flick will be one of ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ fans getting $200 vampire fangs from dentists


July 14th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 14 (ANI): 'Twilight' inspired teens are having Dracula-style fangs put in their mouths by cosmetic dentists, who charge as much as 200 dollars for what can be called 'vampire-related services'.According ... Read more...

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Dracula wasn’t bloodthirsty, just a victim of bad propaganda


July 12th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): A new exhibition has claimed that Vlad the Impaler, the medieval Romanian prince, was not a bloodthirsty dictator but was just a misunderstood prey of bad Western European ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt voted hottest Hollywood vampire


July 10th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) Brad Pitt has beaten new age vampire Robert Pattinson in the hottest Hollywood vampire poll. Pitt's character Louis de Pointe du Lac from 1994's "Interview with the Vampire" ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson Has Blood Relations With Vlad The Impaler


June 26th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Twilight actor Robert Pattinson has always been in the news for various reasons. First of all, he hit the headlines for playing the ... Read more...

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Vlad the Impaler Related To Robert Pattinson!


June 26th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) No one could ever imagine that vampires can be so hot and drop dead gorgeous before hunky Robert Pattinson made his debut in the first Twilight ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson related to Dracula, say genealogists


June 24th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 24 (ANI): Twilight actor Robert Pattinson is related to Vlad-the Impaler, the Transylvanian leader who served as the inspiration for the main character in Bram Stoker's Dracula, according to ... Read more...

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John Carpenter bringing ‘Dracula’ back from the dead


June 8th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): American horror filmmaker John Carpenter has decided to revive Bram Stoker's super villain vampire Count Dracula.The 62-year-old filmmaker has signed actress Hilary Swank in a modern-day adaptation ... Read more...

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Florida inhabitant wants to become the first vampire President


March 16th, 2010 - 3:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Florida inhabitant – Johanthon ‘The Impaler’ Sharkey wants to become the first vampire President of the United States. He also wants to shift to Washington DC, ... Read more...

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Freddy Krueger named ultimate horror villain


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Wes Craven's disfigured child killer Freddy Krueger is the ultimate horror villain, says a new poll.The A Nightmare On Elm Street baddie terrorised Johnny Depp in the ... Read more...

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Sam Worthington to bring Dracula back from the dead?


January 28th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Avatar star Sam Worthington is being tipped to play the lead in Alex Proyas' Dracula Year Zero.According to trade paper Variety, the film will chronicle the history ... Read more...

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Google named ‘word of the decade’


January 14th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Google has been named the word of the decade by a group of American speech scholars.In its annual Word of the Year vote, the American Dialect Society ... Read more...

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Sir Christopher Lee set to release own heavy metal album


January 7th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Brit actor Sir Christopher Lee has revealed he is set to release his own heavy metal album about one of his distant ancestors.Lee, 87, who is very well ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt to make vampire movie


December 8th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) Hollywood star Brad Pitt has teamed up with the makers of "Twilight" series to make a new vampire movie. Hollywood.com reports that Pitt, who starred in 1994's "Interview ... Read more...

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