Johnny Depp Tired of Pretty-Boy Vampi...

Johnny Depp Tired of Pretty-Boy Vampires, Chooses Classic Look for Dark Shadows

There are 2 comments on the National Ledger story from Mar 18, 2012, titled Johnny Depp Tired of Pretty-Boy Vampires, Chooses Classic Look for Dark Shadows. In it, National Ledger reports that:

Johnny Depp is not impressed with modern movie vampires. The 'Edward Scissorhands' actor believes the portrayal of vampires on screen in recent years, in films such as 'Blade' and 'The Twilight Saga' has changed dramatically from the golden era of the 1940s and 1950s, so he chose a classic look for his vampire character in 'Dark Shadows'. He told ... (more)

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Kent, OH

#1 Mar 19, 2012
I second that, Johnny! No more glittery retarded vampires, please! He and Colin Ferrel on the other hand....:)

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#2 Aug 10, 2012
Well yeh, it's usually pretty or nasty isent it. Pretty to lure in prey or nasty relying on power. Depp isent a tween sos it's harder for him to do "pretty boy". Rice's vamps have both. Strange how old style ones had power and new style have pretty, and the likes of Rice's are an inbetween era. Having said that Brian Lumley's are NOT pretty, then again they're not traditional in any way either.

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