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30 Days of Night (2007)

After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires.

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This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction. Written by Risin' Outlaw

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Welcome to Barrow (Alaska), Inhabitants: (scratched number 588') 15 See more »

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Rated R for strong horror violence and language | See all certifications »

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19 October 2007 (USA)  »

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$32,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,951,902 (USA) (19 October 2007)

Gross:

$39,568,996 (USA) (22 November 2007)
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Trivia

Josh Hartnett did his own stunts. Melissa George did most of her own driving. See more »

Goofs

Most indoor and street scenes are well-lit, despite having no sunlight or electricity. Even if the buildings had their own generators, which doesn't explain the streets, the characters were trying to avoid detection that lights would certainly bring. See more »

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[first lines]
Sheriff Eben Oleson: Strange.
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The colors in the opening Columbia Pictures logo quickly fade, leaving only blues and grays. See more »

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My New Favorite Horror Movie
20 September 2008 | by See all my reviews

This movie is by far my new favorite horror movie for so many reasons. It has a lot of action, gore and suspense in it with some scary scenes that either made you jump or momentarily cover your eyes. The setting is really ingenious and is quite frightening if you were to place yourself in the shoes of the people in the town. Another great thing I loved about this movie was that it gave a new face to vampires. They are not undead creatures in capes that fly around romanticizing humans. They are blood thirsty creatures who look and act like animals. I definitely recommend this movie to all horror fans and even more so to vampire fans. This is one movie that I hope they make a sequel for.


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