Supernatural Cliques

By Rancilio, Alicia | Telegraph - Herald (Dubuque), February 16, 2014 | Go to article overview

Supernatural Cliques


Rancilio, Alicia, Telegraph - Herald (Dubuque)


For those who have gotten their fill of vampires thanks to the "Twilight" series of books and movies, "Vampire Academy" offers a different world and back story.

Based on the best-selling young adult book series by Richelle Mead, the film stars Lucy Fry, who plays Lissa, a vampire of royal lineage, and Zoey Deutch, who plays half-vampire Rose, who's bonded to protect her. They attend the Vampire Academy, where there's a hierarchy among students and cliques like any other high school; the difference is that in the supernatural world, you sometimes have to fight to survive.

Deutch, Fry and cast mate Sami Gayle talked about the movie in recent interviews with The Associated Press.

AP: Can people who haven't read the books enjoy the film?

Fry: It was made so people who haven't read the books can really enjoy it, and in that way, it describes the world really clearly at the start so you understand who everyone is and go with the story. It's got a lot of punchy humor and it takes the story of the book, and Dan Wood, the writer, added a lot of cheek and pizazz that is in the book but heightens (it).

AP: Will fans of the book series enjoy the film?

Fry: The one thing about an adaptation from a book to a film is it's not gonna be the way that anyone pictured it to be. I know myself when reading a book you have all these details and images in your mind and when you watch the film, nothing's gonna be the same because everyone's imagination is completely different. But the great thing about that is they also see something new and see something they haven't thought of before.

Gayle: If you do the character justice and you're true to the character, hopefully the fan base will love the character. …

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