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Interview with the Vampire (Widescreen) [Import]

Brad Pitt , Tom Cruise , Neil Jordan    R (Restricted)   DVD
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When it was announced that Tom Cruise would play the vampire Lestat in this adaptation of Anne Rice's bestselling novel, even Rice chimed in with a highly publicized objection. The author wisely and justifiably recanted her negative opinion when she saw Cruise's excellent performance, which perceptively addresses the pain and chronic melancholy that plagues anyone cursed with immortal bloodlust. Brad Pitt and Kirsten Dunst are equally good at maintaining the dark and brooding tone of Rice's novel. And in this rare mainstream project for a major studio, director Neil Jordan compensates for a lumbering plot by honoring the literate, Romantic qualities of Rice's screenplay. Considered a disappointment while being embraced by Rice's loyal followers, the movie is too slow to be a satisfying thriller, but it is definitely one of the most lavish, intelligent horror films ever made. --Jeff Shannon

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5.0 out of 5 stars Dies Irae; Dies Doloris. Nov. 2 2008
Format:Blu-ray
"Libera me, Domine, de vitae aeterna" - "Free me, Lord, from eternal life": If a movie begins with a choir and boy soprano singing these words, in a requiem's style and overlaying the camera's sweeping move over nightly San Francisco bay, zooming in on a Victorian building's top-floor window after having followed the life on the street below like a hunter follows its prey - if a movie begins like this, you know you're not looking at your average flick, whatever its subject. (And if the first thing you catch is the Latin phrase's grammatical mistake, this is probably not your kind of movie to begin with).

Much-discussed even before its release, due not least to Anne Rice's temporary withdrawal of support and her no less sensational subsequent 180-degree turn, Neil Jordan's adaptation of the "Vampire Chronicles"' first part, based on Rice's own screenplay, is a sumptuous production awash in luminous colors, magnificent period decor and costumes, rich fabrics, heavy crystal, elegant silverware and gallons of deeply scarlet blood, supremely photographed by Phillippe Rousselot, with a constant undercurrent of sensuality and seduction; an audiovisual orgy substantiated by one of recent film history's most ingenious scores (by Elliot Goldenthal). Although the book only gained notoriety after the publication of its sequel "The Vampire Lestat," followed in short order by the "Chronicles"' third installment, "The Queen of the Damned," by the time this movie was produced, Rice had acquired a large and loyal fan base, who would have been ready to tear it to shreds had it failed to meet their expectations. That this was not unanimously the case is in and of itself testimony to Neil Jordan's considerable achievement (only underscored by the botched 2002 realization of "Queen of the Damned").
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4.0 out of 5 stars Ah, very good vampire film for me. Dec 14 2013
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
This is my best vampire film up to date. More then blood feeding an expected reaction. Goes to the psychologique side and impact of beeing vampire. Not too unkillable also.
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5.0 out of 5 stars LOVE IT April 15 2013
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
Totally nostalgic for me, and amazing quality! Got shipped right away and received it within 4 days! Defiantly worth the purchase!
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5.0 out of 5 stars different from the book, but just as good. June 29 2004
By Hinny
Format:DVD
this movie was absolutely wonderful. presently my best friend and I are in the middle of reading the book, and still love both equally, but we've noticed all the differences too. if you don't want to know what happens in the book, don't read this book, only know that both are wonderful. In the book, Louis has no wife and child, he is instead mourning the death of his younger brother, who he believes he murdered. He becomes a cold shell of a man...etc. then the movie continues correctly. Louis, as a vampire, falls in love with Babette Franiere, a mortal who runs a plantation not 5 miles from Point Du Lac, Louis's old plantation. he helps her, gives her advice from the shadows. she learns of his true form, and calls him the devil and shuns him from her home. the movie continues. Louis and Claudia leave for Europe, they find that Lestat has sired (to turn a human to a vampire) another. The movie continues, but Louis and Claudia search all of Europe for vampires, but mostly all that they find are mindless killing machines. they finally reach paris, where they find: Theatre des Vampires- a play of vampires posing as humans playing vampires. other than these few differences, the movie is almost exactly like the book. but even with these differences, both are by far some of the best vampire lore/stories i've read/seen ever.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Wow... June 9 2004
Format:DVD
Okay, first let me say that I have not yet read the book by Anne Rice. I had heard that this movie was good. "Good" is not a strong enough word. While other movies about vampires tend to be more on the phony side, this movie, in my opinion, was very realistic and believable. I do agree that Interview with the Vampire is less of a horror film than it is a work of art, but that certainly isn't a bad thing. Overall, this is an awesome movie and I highly recommend it.
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4.0 out of 5 stars excellent movie Oct. 12 2011
Format:DVD
excellent movie that started the current vampire craze! Tom Cruise is the perfect vampire! recommend film for all Twilight lovers!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Real vampires! Aug. 5 2008
By Martine
Format:DVD
This is one of the greatest vampire movie ever made! The story telling is to die for & Tom Cruise makes an excellent arrogant vampire (& note I do not like Tom Cruise that much). Brad Pitt & Antonio Banderas are wonderful together with their unclear attraction for one another! A lot more surprises for you in this film.... must see!
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5.0 out of 5 stars "interview"... surpassed my expectations June 7 2005
By Robin
Format:DVD
I don't feel some of the other reviews do justice to this movie. I recently saw this movie for the first time last summer and i was never a fan of tom cruise, but as a result of this movie, i now am. He played Lestat wonderfully, and Brad Pitt was amazing also. They were able to create a world seperate from our own, yet incredibly believable. I love vampire folklore and i think this movie does it justice, the book is defintely incomparible to the movie, but the movie stands well on its own. I also agree it is not a horror, more a dark dramatic fantasy, but worth watching, the passion and emotion in the movie is very real.
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