Desire, the Vampire (1982)

USA, 15 November 1982
35mm film, colour, 4:3
mono, English

An American horror television film directed by John Llewellyn Moxey.

Plot Summary

A student working as a coroner’s assistant falls in love with a young woman who turns out to be a vampire.


Directed by: John Llewellyn Moxey
Columbia Pictures Television, Green/Epstein Productions
Executive Producers: Allen S. Epstein, Jim Green
Producer: Audrey A. Blasdel
Written by: Robert Foster
Director of Photography: Robert L. Morrison
Editor: Donald R. Rode
Music: Don Peake
Sound Mixer: John Speak
Costume Designer: Grady Hunt
Make-up Supervisor: Leo Lotito Jr
Hairdresser: K.G. Ramsey
Art Directors: Ross Bellah, Frederick P. Hope

David Naughton (David Balsiger)
Dorian Harewood (Detective Jerry Van Ness)
Marilyn Jones (Cheryl Gillen)
Barbara Stock (Mona)
Arthur Rosenberg (Milton King)
James Victor (Dr Herrera)
Brad Dourif (Paul)
Anne Bloom (Marge Bookman)
Linda Lawrence (undercover cop)
Adele Rosse (head nurse)
Marc Silver (Larry)
James Oliver (restaurant manager)
Ann Blessing (Pat)
John Bennick, Nigel Bullard, Cathy Green (newscasters)
Timothy Stack (Daryl)
Stacy MacGregor (detective)
Gary McMillan|Gary A. McMillan (plainclothes cop)
Holly McCarver (ward secretary)
Liis Kailey (nurse’s aide)
Laurel Rosenberg (nurse)
James Veres|Jim Veres (vice cop)
Herb Mitchell (Bernard McDougal)
Bruce Wright (preacher)