R | | Drama, Horror
A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger.
Christina Ricci, Dominique Swain, Julia Stiles, Erin Moore, and Evan Rachel Wood auditioned for the role of Claudia.
So you want me to tell you the story of my life?
When Louis kisses Widow St. Claire, he gets some lipstick stain on his nose and in the next shot it's gone.
In Memory of River Phoenix 1970-1993
Reportedly, in original screenings of the film there was extra footage in the scene where Louis finds the burnt bodies of Madeleine and Claudia. In this version, after the bodies crumple to ashes, Louis takes Madeleine's locket that has the picture of the little girl who resembles Claudia.
$36,389,705 (USA) (13 November 1994)