The Night Stalker
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Seedy newspaper reporter Carl Kolchak (Darren McGavin) is assigned the Las Vegas police beat by his boss Tony Vincenzo (Simon Oakland). A series of murders has been plaguing the Glitter Capital; the victims, all beautiful showgirls, have had the blood drained from their bodies. Kolchak can't understand why the authorities are so uncooperative as he probes the case. Nor can he believe the evidence he's gleaned on his own: There can't possibly be a Dracula-like vampire stalking Las Vegas, or can there? Adapted by Richard Matheson from a novel by Jeff Rice, The Night Stalker debuted… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 86%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Love this campy retro-stuff!"
‑ Emily Blunt, Blunt Review
"One of the scarier made-for-TV movies."
‑ Jon Niccum, Lawrence Journal-World
"Darren McGavin is delicious in bringing his character to life as the wisecracking reporter, who has a nose for trouble, truth and film legend."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Top-notch vampire story and newspaper comedy that spawned a top-notch sequel and series."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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