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  1. Review: 'What We Do in the Shadows'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jemaine Clement stars as Vladislav in "What We Do in the Shadows." cr: Paladin Pictures - Original Credit: Paladin Pictures Eighty-five minutes of really funny, the New Zealand vampire mockumentary "What We Do in the Shadows" comes from the " Flight of the Conchords" folks and their pals.

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  2. Lagging VampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Tucson Weekly

    Jemaine Clement is pretty recognizable from Flight of the Conchords . But he's embarking on this new chapter without musical partner Bret McKenzie, co-writing and co-directing a spotty mockumentary about vampires who share a flat in New Zealand.

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  3. Mostly DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... possibly go from there? To the cemeteries and nightclubs of New Zealand, apparently. Devised by the Flight of the Conchords brain trust, the blissfully silly What We Do in the Shadows takes what should be, by all rights, some very played-out ...

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  4. Promises Nearly Fulfilled: New Releases by Local Bands Culture Coup and Milk Duct TapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | River Cities' Reader

    ... some breathing room between them. (Both songs and the acoustic "Wayfarer" sound a little much like Flight of the Conchords without the jokes.) A contrast to "Napalm Butter" is the similar rap/funk fusion "Railspike," which has enough muscle, energy, ...

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  5. What We Do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Willamette Week

    ... The second-to-last is more reality TV. Leave it to a pack of Kiwis-including Jemaine Clement of Flight of the Conchords fame-to give us both and somehow make vampires and reality TV feel fresh. What We Do in the Shadows follows four vampires as they ...

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  6. 'What We Do in the Shadows' goes for the jugular Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Metro Times

    ... comic talent - struggled to find U.S. distribution. Blink and you might miss its current run. In it, Flight of the Conchords alum Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi ( Boy , Eagle Vs. Shark ) combine two comically moribund subjects - vampires and ...

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  7. Literary Death MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | LA Weekly

    Host and co-creator Adrian Todd Zuniga celebrates the storytelling series' ninth year. For this latest round, Baratunde Thurston, Kseniya Melnik, Carson Mell and M.G. Lord read selections from their own work in front of a panel of judges - director Jason Reitman and comedians Whitney Cummings and Rhys Darby of Flight of the Conchords - who critique them in categories including "literary merit, performance and intangibles."

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  8. Acme Screening Room in Lambertville announces its upcoming March eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Jersey Journal

    ... We Do in the Shadows Friday & Saturday: 7 and 8:40 p.m. From the creators of the HBO hit series "Flight of the Conchords," Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi co-write, co-direct, and co-star in this hilarious comedy in which an endearingly unhip ...

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  9. Peter MorA n - "The OdysseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Stereogum

    ... th kaleidoscope backdrops, split screen edits, and quirky choreographed group dances that would make Flight Of The Conchords proud. Check it out below.

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  10. 'The Last Man on Earth' series premiere review: 'Alive ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... "Alive in Tuscon" is certainly more likable than part two, "The Elephant in the Room," a certain Flight of the Conchords actress, who takes a pivotal role in part two and briefly in part one, showcases the level of thought and planning Forte has in ...

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  11. Film Review: What We Do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Examiner.com

    From the minds behind the popular HBO series "Flight of the Conchords" comes a mockumentary about the life of the modern day vampire. What We Do in the Shadows is an independent comedy that centers on an unlikely trio of undead friends in New Zealand preparing for the Unholy Masquerade, the hottest annual party for the blood-thirsty.

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  12. Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi's 'What We Do in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... of What We Do in the Shadows - the new comedy written and directed by Jemaine Clement, one half of Flight of the Conchords , and Taika Waititi, who directed Clement in 2007's Eagle vs. Shark - there's no desire to say anything new about the ...

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  13. Our five faves this week: 'What We Do in the Shadows,' Neil Gaiman's 'Trigger Warning,' moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Star Tribune

    Imagine a Christopher Guest mockumentary that's quite gory, with humor full of foreboding and malevolent twists. The forces - co-directors/co-writers/co-stars - are Jemaine Clement of "Flight of the Conchords" fame and Taika Waititi, a former Oscar nominee for best live short.

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  14. Bloody hilariousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mountain View Voice

    ... Written and directed by old pals Taika Waititi ("Eagle vs Shark," "Boy") and Jemaine Clement ("Flight of the Conchords"), "Shadows" taps a fresh vein of humor, transfusing the horrific with the mundane. Vampires Viago (Waititi), Vladislav (Clement), ...

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  15. 'What We Do in the Shadows' review: Pure undead comedic brillianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Examiner.com

    ... on human blood. " What We Do in the Shadows " is a fake vampire documentary by Jemaine Clement ("Flight of the Conchords") and Taika Waititi ("Green Lantern," "Eagle vs Shark"). The documentary crew follows four vampires; Viago (Taika Waititi), ...

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  16. Review: 'What We Do in the Shadows'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Baltimore Sun

    Jemaine Clement stars as Vladislav in "What We Do in the Shadows." cr: Paladin Pictures - Original Credit: Paladin Pictures Eighty-five minutes of really funny, the New Zealand vampire mockumentary "What We Do in the Shadows" comes from the "Flight of the Conchords" folks and their pals.

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  17. 30 Questions With Jemaine Clement of 'What We Do in the Shadows,' Flight of the ConchordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Jemaine Clement , half of the musical-comedy duo Flight of the Conchords , has been hard at work getting "What We Do in the Shadows," a film he co-wrote and co-directed with Taika Waititi , to open across the U.S. The pair recently wrapped up a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund distribution efforts, and the film opens in expanded release today. The New Zealand actor stopped by the Wall Street Journal's office Thursday to answer fan questions in a live Facebook Q&A , discussing everything from the new film, David Bowie, his comedic influences, and what's next for Flight of the Conchords.

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  18. What's so bloody funny? There's quite a lot, actuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and Waititi met while at university.) While Clement may be better known in his capacity as half of Flight of the Conchords, it is Waititi who tends to take centre stage and sets the comic tone as Viago, a weirdly friendly, eager-to-please Romanian ...

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  19. Delight of the Conchord: 'Super stoked' Rhys Darby sells...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... best known in New Zealand for his portrayal of band manager Murray Hewitt in the television series Flight of the Conchords. 8 Richmond Rd CV: $1.87 million. Rates: $4748.72 (2015/16) Bedrooms: 4 Living rooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Media Room: 1 Storeys: 2 ...

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  20. Comedian Todd Barry's Bethlehem show rescheduled for AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NJ.com

    Comedian Todd Barry's performance at the ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem has been rescheduled for April 30. Comedian Todd Barry's performance at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem has been rescheduled for 8 p.m. April 30. Barry, best known as the bongo-playing "The Third Conchord" on the HBO Series "Flight of the Conchords," was originally supposed to perform Feb. 21 but the show was cancelled. Dustin Schoof may be reached at dschoof@express-times.com.

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