How Female Vampires Sucked the Patriarchy Out of Pop Culture
From 19th century Irish literature to "Buffy," the vampiress has been redefining "acceptable womanhood" for centuries.
Meet the People Who Want to Fuck Venom
And it has nothing to do with Tom Hardy.
Winona Ryder Is the Queen of Misfit Teenage Romance
Channeling goth ennui and doe-eyed sweetness, Winona shaped an entire generation's idea of unconventional love. We look back at her most iconic romantic roles that leave us clamoring "Wino Forever."
'Nosferatu' Gets Re-Animated as an Allegory for the Immigration Crisis
Filmmaker Andrea Mastrovito turns the iconic film ‘Nosferatu’ into an animated metaphor for modern times.
How to Eat Like Count Dracula in Transylvania
Dracula's supper of choice is not usually available even to humans with an adventurous palate, but you can try the next best thing at vampire-inspired restaurants in Transylvania—now in present-day Romania.
Looking Back at 'Dracula's Daughter,' the 1936 Monster Movie That's Really About Love and Lesbians
Though forgotten to many, Bela Lugosi's <i>Dracula</i> had a follow-up, a sequel of sorts, that was not only quite romantic, but romantically progressive in that it used vampirism as a conceit to explore homosexuality in the 30s.
Listen to 'MUNCHIES: The Podcast' with Batman, the Guy Saving Your Tequila
When legendary bat conservationist and scientist Rodrigo Medellín isn’t wading through guano in caves, he’s helping save the blue agave, and your glass of tequila. I sat down with him to find out why and how he's pulling this off.
RIP Sir Christopher Lee
The legendary actor died on Sunday at the age of 93.
The Journey Ends Here: Bidding Farewell to Sir Christopher Lee, Heavy Metal's Champion
Paying our respects to the musical legacy of this revered British actor, author, singer, and metal fan.
Nearly 80 Years Later, Orson Welles's 'Dracula' Is Still a Scary, Sexualized Masterpiece
The legendary director's audio staging of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' is a horrific, lusty, transcendent live wire of sound, still modern today.
The Real 'True Blood'?
Father Sebastiaan works in the vampire community of Louisiana, fitting fangs and throwing modern-day vampire balls where would-be Draculas party and sip blood.
Ironhawk And Dracula Are The Darkest Mofo's At Dark MOFO
These two local Tasmanian bands make the Apple Isle a bit more rotten.