See the full list. A teenager discovers that the newcomer in his neighborhood is a vampire, so he turns to an actor in a television horror show for help dealing with the undead. Five medical students experiment with "near death" experiences, until the dark consequences of past tragedies begin to jeopardize their lives. Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists. A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town. An ordinary man frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them. The follow up to the cult classic horror film takes us back to the familiar shady surf city of Santa Carla, where vampire surfers quickly dispatch anyone who tries to invade their turf. A teen decides to go for a night on the town with his friends despite flunking his driver's test. A mother and her two sons move to a small coast town in California.
Oliver Lyttelton. The film follows Michael and Sam Emerson Jason Patric and Corey Haim , who move to the coastal town of Santa Clara, only for Michael to fall in with a local gang who, as it turns out, are a vicious group of vampires, led by David Kiefer Sutherland , and Sam must team with local vampire hunters Edgar and Alan Frog Corey Feldman and Jamison Newlander to save his brother from becoming one of the undead. Read on below. The film was originally lined up for director Richard Donner, and music video helmer Mary Lambert also had the job for a time.
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But The Lost Boys offers much more than style, nostalgia, and genre thrills. More so than the other films of its era, The Lost Boys subtly challenged dominant cultural expectations that saw the nuclear family as a social and moral ideal. Inauspicious signs abound from the start. Several young people have gone missing in Santa Carla, and Michael soon becomes obsessed with the mysterious Star Jami Gertz , who hangs out with a gang of bloodsuckers helmed by David Kiefer Sutherland. Sam eventually partners up with the vampire-killers Edgar and Alan Frog Feldman and Jamison Newlander to save his older brother from the undead. The Lost Boys proffers a vision at odds with the prevailing socio-political narratives of the Reagan era.