Fright Night is the story of teenager Charlie Brewster who learns a vampire has just moved in next door but no one believes him.
Trivia:*The character Peter Vincent is named for two actors well-known for their appearances in horror movies: Peter Cushing and Vincent Price.*The motion picture that Charley watches in his bedroom is Scars of Dracula (1970), a Hammer Studios production starring Christopher Lee.*Tom Holladn had total control in the casting decisions. The only suggestion he got was from Guy McElwaine, who asked Holland to meet his friend Roddy McDowall. In an interview Holland said that "it was a terrific suggestion".