Plot: Darren (Massoglia) is just like any other teenager, until the day he encounters the Cirque du Freak and a vampire named Larten Crepsley (Reilly). After Crepsley turns him into one of the undead, Darren joins the traveling sideshow and its parade of weird and monstrous creatures. As he learns to use his newfound powers, Darren unwittingly becomes a pawn in the struggle between vampire factions.
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant (2009)
has a running time of 1 hr 49 mins and is rated PG-13 for sequences of intense supernatural violence and action, disturbing images, thematic elements and some language. Want to learn more? Read the book by Darren Shan. Visit the Official Website and the IMDB Page.