The Vampire Diaries (2009– )

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A high school girl is torn between two vampire brothers.

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 Elena Gilbert / ... (117 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Stefan Salvatore / ... (117 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Damon Salvatore (117 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Jeremy Gilbert (117 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Caroline Forbes (117 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Bonnie Bennett (116 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Matt Donovan (116 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Tyler Lockwood (116 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Alaric Saltzman (68 episodes, 2009-2014)
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 Klaus (50 episodes, 2011-2014)
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The vampire brothers Damon and Stefan Salvatore, eternal adolescents, having been leading 'normal' lives, hiding their bloodthirsty condition, for centuries, moving on before their non-aging is noticed. They are back in the Virginia town where they became vampires. Stefan is noble, denying himself blood to avoid killing, and tries to control his evil brother Damon. Stefan falls in love with schoolgirl Elena, whose best friend is a witch, like her grandma. Written by KGF Vissers

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Video/DVD includes Special Features:

Into Mystic Falls: Bringing Vampire Lore and the High School Experience from Page to Screen; When Vampires Don't Suck!: The Popularity of Vampires and the Fans Who Love Them; The Vampire Diaries: A New Breed of Vampires - Casting the Series; The Vampire Diaries: Vampires 101 - The Rules of the Vampire; Creators/Director Pilot Commentary; Unaired Scenes; The Vampire Diaries: A Darker Truth Webisodes; Second Bite: Gag Reel. See more »

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Damon Salvatore: I DO believe in killing the messenger. Why? Because it sends a message.
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Definitely worth a watch!
10 November 2009 | by See all my reviews

Okay, so there's been an overload of vampires. 1st, Twilight, then Jennifer's Body and blah blah blah.. but Vampire Diaries is different, and definitely here to stay.

For starters, it follows the basic rules that apply to vampires, unlike Twilight where Edward Cullen just goes into Bella's house without any invitation, etc.

What's also gripping is the fact that it has other characters from the magical world, like Witches and all. It also sticks to its plot, so what we are seeing is actually a story which has vampires as a part of it, not the other way around.

Definitely worth a try, and one of the best shows of Fall '09.

And the coupling of it with Supernatural on Thursday, making it a Thrilling Thursday on CW is quite cool too! A 9/10 for me!


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