watch 01:27 The Loop (Movies) Do you like this video? This article is missing significant information. Help MOVIEPEDIA by contributing to it. Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant is a 2009 American dark fantasy film adaption of the Vampire Blood trilogy of the book series The Saga of Darren Shan by author Darren Shan. The film received mixed reviews and was a commercial failure. Retrieved from "https://movies.fandom.com/wiki/Cirque_du_Freak:_The_Vampire%27s_Assistant?oldid=182300" Categories: Film Guide stubs 2000s films Films Dark fantasy films Fantasy films Adventure films 2009 films English-language films American films American fantasy adventure films 2000s children's fantasy films Circus films Films about sideshow performers Films based on fantasy novels Films based on Irish novels Films directed by Paul Weitz Films produced by Lauren Shuler Donner Films with screenplays by Brian Helgeland Films shot in New Orleans Relativity Media films Universal Pictures films Films with screenplays by Paul Weitz Vampires in film Films scored by Stephen Trask Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.