80s Teen Vampire Battle Royale - Lost Boys vs. Near Dark vs. Fright Night

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Which one of these films is your favorite?

  1. The Lost Boys

    10 vote(s)
    16.7%
  2. Near Dark

    20 vote(s)
    33.3%
  3. Fright Night

    30 vote(s)
    50.0%
  1. John Gargo

    John Gargo Guest

    I gave my NEAR DARK disc a spin today and I was reminded just how underrated this film is... virtually ignored by the masses ever since it was released only weeks after THE LOST BOYS, it's an incredible film.

    When you look to the teenage vampire craze in the 80s, there are three films that stick out... NEAR DARK, THE LOST BOYS and FRIGHT NIGHT all contain similarities, and are all firmy rooted somehow in the popular culture of the time (NEAR DARK has perhaps aged the best out of the three). Which one of these films is your favorite?

    My preferences...

    1. Fright Night
    2. Near Dark
    3. The Lost Boys
     
  2. SaviniFan

    SaviniFan I Have A Fetish

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    Mine in order

    1)Near Dark
    2)Fright Night
    3)Lost Boys (A distant 3rd as I really don't like this one at all)
     
  3. Ash28M

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    I would have to go with the same order as SaviniFan even though i liked them all.

    1)Near Dark
    2)Fright Night
    3)Lost Boys
     
  4. Hellbilly

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    1. Fright Night
    2. Lost Boys
    3. Near Dark
     
  5. Katatonia

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    1) The Lost Boys
    2) Fright Night
    3) Near Dark
     
  6. Roo

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    1) Fright Night
    2) Near Dark
    3) Lost Boys
     
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    Near Dark hands down
     
  8. legz

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    1. Fright Night
    2. Lost Boys
    3. Near Dark
     
  9. soxfan666

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    i like all 3 but fright night has always been a favorite of mine.
     
  10. RickMoe

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    NEAR DARK is by far the winner for me.

    I always found THE LOST BOYS and FRIGHT NIGHT equally as good (or as bad depending on your point of view).
     
  11. thrashard76

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    I vote the same as Hellbilly.
     
  12. hell ya!

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    Fright Night is not only the best vampire film but one of the best horror films of all time.
     
  13. BloodMan

    BloodMan Kill Time B4 It Kills You

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    Fright Night.
    I don't mind the other 2 at all though... Lost Boys was selling music and Near Dark... its just not as fun as Fright Night. :)
     
  14. Myron Breck

    Myron Breck BOO!!! Gotcha!

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    Same here.
     
  15. LivingDeadMafia

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    Near Dark
    Lost Boys
    Fright Night (although cant really remember this one havent seen it in years)
     
  16. RyanPC

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    Near Dark
     
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    1.) Fright Night

    2.) Near Dark (a very close second)

    3.) The Lost Boys
     
  18. betterdan

    betterdan Guest

    Gotta agree with Billy boy or else he will threaten me with more Heino.
     
  19. lethalkrs

    lethalkrs Guest

    Have to go with Near Dark. Followed by Fright Night and then Lost Boys.
     
  20. KamuiX

    KamuiX The Eighth Samurai

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    Near Dark ;)
     

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