Vampires (1998)

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The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.

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Vampires, also known as John Carpenter's Vampires, is a 1998 American western-horror film directed and scored by John Carpenter. Adapted from the novel Vampire$ by John Steakley, the film stars James Woods as Jack Crow, leader of a Catholic Church-sanctioned team of vampire hunters. The plot is centered on Crow's efforts to prevent a centuries-old cross from falling into the hands of Valek, the first and most powerful vampire. Two sequels followed: Vampires: Los Muertos in 2002 and Vampires: The Turning in 2005.

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:October 30th, 1998
On DVD & Blu-ray:February 9th, 1999 - Buy DVD
Movie Budget:$20,000,000
Movie Box Office Gross:$20,308,772 (Worldwide)
Original Language:English
Executive Producers:Barr B. Potter
Production Companies:Largo Entertainment, Film Office, Spooky Tooth Productions, Storm King Productions, Columbia Pictures