IFC released the official U.S. trailer for Byzantium , Neil Jordan's new film steeped within the vampire sub-genre. Jordan last explored bloodsuckers in Interview with the Vampire .
The film, starring Gemma Arterton and Saoirse Ronan, opens June 28th. The pair play mysterious women who seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara (Arterton) meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal...Read Full Story
In Byzantium, it looks like director Neil Jordan takes the gothic drama right out of his 1994 film Interview With a Vampire, and trades in two males leads for Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton, mother-daughter vampires who must flee from their very long past and seek refuge in a deserted guesthouse in a run-down coastal town. Like Interview With a Vampire, Jordan isn't afraid to go heavy on the drama , lore, and play up of the mystique that two female vamps with plenty of secrets to reveal...Read Full Story
In anticipation of Byzantium's June 28th release, an international trailer for Neil Jordan's latest film has made its debut. The film stars Gemma Arterton, Saoirse Ronan, Sam Riley, Jonny Lee Miller, Caleb Landry Jones and Danny Mays.
In Byzantium, two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara (Gemma Arterton) meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were...Read Full Story
A New Trailer For Neil Jordan's BYZANTIUM! Nordling here. Vampires in movies have had their teeth pulled. We all know it's true. TWILIGHT took a lot of the eroticism and horror out of them, and now for horror fans they've become something of a joke, cowed by teen fiction and stripped of all the gothic terror of those classic novels and films. Neil Jordan seems to know this, because BYZANTIUM, his return to the vampire horror genre, seems to be full of all those classic tropes, if the...Read Full Story