The Haunted Castle (1896) silent film

The Haunted Castle (1896) silent film is the first known recording of a vampire movie to ever exist.  

This rare treat is three minutes long.

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Kris Kuksi in his own words 17 March 2012

Kris Kuksi. American Artist is a long time personal friend. He works in the genre of Fantastic Realism. Specializing in creating complex artistic installations, his work has been described as "a study in timelessness and intricacies, reminiscent of lost civilizations, deities and ruins – perfectly preserved." Kuksi's work is owned by collectors ranging from film director Guillermo del Toro to the Ellis County Bar Association in Kansas.

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