Poots, though, believes there's room for both kinds of coffin-dwellers: those who sparkle in the sunshine and those who burst into flame. "I've seen (the Twilight movies). I think (Kristen Stewart) and (Robert) Pattinson are awesome. I haven't read the books, but it's a franchise that's really relevant to my generation. You've got to embrace it."
Fright Night, she adds, goes "back to the original form of what it means to people. It's a malleable form. You can adjust the form of the vampire to suit your type of film.
"Twilight has a different vampire than we have."
Maybe. But what the two creatures have in common is that Farrell is no less irresistible to the opposite sex than Pattinson.