Film and Television

Screening of Vampires (1998)

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

The Autry in Griffith Park

Included With Museum Admission / Free for Autry Members
Reservations Recommended

About the Event

Horror master John Carpenter (Halloween) goes West in this entertaining mix of action and scares. Vampire hunter Jack Crow (James Woods) and his band of “slayers” face their greatest challenge yet when ancient bloodsucker Valek arrives in New Mexico. Featuring gorgeous cinematography and outstanding makeup effects, Vampires is one of best vampire Westerns of the ’90s. Introduced by Brad Sykes, filmmaker and author of Terror in the Desert: Dark Cinema of the American Southwest.
Directed by John Carpenter | Starring James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, and Sheryl Lee | Screened in 35mm | Rated R

This film is part of the Weird West Series, an occasional series that explores wild and weird genre hybrids, from horror to science fiction Westerns.