History Film / TheHunger

20th Jun '16 10:37:10 AM Mdumas43073
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Creator/SusanSarandon plays Dr. Sarah Roberts, a researcher in premature aging who is contacted by John Blaylock (Music/DavidBowie) who is in fact the immortal companion of Miriam, a beautiful vampire played by Catherine Deneuve. John was led to believe that he and Miriam would share a life of eternal youth when they met in the 18th century, and is most distressed by the fact that his body is suddenly deteriorating. Miriam, however, has known for some time that she needs a replacement companion. And Sarah is about to walk through the door...

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Creator/SusanSarandon plays Dr. Sarah Roberts, Roberts (Creator/SusanSarandon), a researcher in premature aging who aging, is contacted by John Blaylock (Music/DavidBowie) (Music/DavidBowie), who is in fact the immortal companion of Miriam, a the beautiful vampire played by Catherine Deneuve.Miriam (Catherine Deneuve). John was led to believe that he and Miriam would share a life of eternal youth when they met in the 18th century, and is most distressed by the fact that his body is suddenly deteriorating. Miriam, however, has known for some time that she needs a replacement companion. And Sarah is about to walk through the door...
20th Jun '16 10:34:20 AM Mdumas43073
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''The Hunger'' is a British film from 1983, the first to be directed by Creator/TonyScott. The screenplay was written by Ivan Davis and Micheal Thomas, and adapted from Whitley Strieber's novel.

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''The Hunger'' is a British horror film from 1983, the first to be directed by Creator/TonyScott. The screenplay was written by Ivan Davis and Micheal Thomas, and [[TheFilmOfTheBook adapted from Whitley Strieber's novel.
novel]].



* ImmortalityBisexuality: Miriam. This becomes particularly clear in the climatic scene when [[spoiler: several coffins in Miriam's house prove to contain ancient-looking undead some of which are dressed in women's dresses and at least one of which (besides John) is dressed in a man's suit]].

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* ImmortalityBisexuality: Miriam. This becomes particularly clear in the climatic scene when [[spoiler: several coffins in Miriam's house prove to contain ancient-looking undead undead, some of which are dressed in women's dresses and at least one of which (besides John) is dressed in a man's suit]].
20th Jun '16 10:33:14 AM Mdumas43073
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8th Jun '16 6:17:01 PM SilentStranger
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* AssholeVictim: John doesnt deserve what he gets, but he isnt exactly the nicest guy, what with being a murderous vampire and all.


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* ItsAllAboutMe: How does Miriam justify trapping countless people in AFateWorseThanDeath? She's ''lonely'' and wants companionship.
26th May '16 12:05:40 AM Morgenthaler
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* BlondesAreEvil[=/=]BlondGuysAreEvil: Miriam and John, respectively.



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17th Jan '16 11:15:38 PM broxmeyer2
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* SmokingIsGlamorous: At least if you're a 1000 year old, eternally youthful vampire.

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* SmokingIsGlamorous: At least if you're a 1000 year old, eternally youthful vampire. Subverted later during the hospital waiting room scene when the eternal youth thing wears off of John.
17th Jan '16 3:11:49 PM broxmeyer2
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* SmokingIsGlamorous: At least if you're 1000 year old, eternally youthful vampire.

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* SmokingIsGlamorous: At least if you're a 1000 year old, eternally youthful vampire.
17th Jan '16 3:11:14 PM broxmeyer2
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* SmokingIsGlamorous: At least if you're 1000 year old, eternally youthful vampire.
8th Jan '16 1:34:27 PM gallium
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* LiteralPun: John ages several centuries in a doctor's waiting room. Admit it, you've felt like that too...
2nd Nov '15 12:49:09 PM MarkLungo
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* BlondesAreEvil / BlondGuysAreEvil: Miriam and John, respectively.

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* BlondesAreEvil / BlondGuysAreEvil: BigApplesauce: The story is set in UsefulNotes/NewYorkCity, to be specific.
* BlondesAreEvil[=/=]BlondGuysAreEvil:
Miriam and John, respectively.



* UrbanFantasy: The story is set in UsefulNotes/NewYorkCity, to be specific.

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* UrbanFantasy: The story is set It's all about immortal vampires in UsefulNotes/NewYorkCity, to be specific.contemporary New York.


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