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Modern Vampires (1998)

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A borderline fascistic Dr. Van Helsing unwittingly hires crack smoking gang-bangers to pursue the decadent vampires who secretly control Hollywood and the United States.



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They're ridding the world of Bloodsuckers See more »


Comedy | Horror | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for vampire violence and gore, sexuality, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

7 May 1999 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

The Revenant  »

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Box Office


$2,000,000 (estimated)

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Did You Know?


Casper Van Dien did the bulk of his own stunts. See more »


At the end of the movie, when the gang is shooting the vampires at the nightclub, Time Bomb is shown shooting with two semiautomatic pistols, yet the slides were back, indicating that the guns were out of bullets. See more »


Nico: I never knew vampires could do sex.
Dallas: That's a myth. With a good commercial lubricant we could go for hours.
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References Blacula (1972) See more »


from "The Four Seasons"
By Antonio Vivaldi
Arranged by Charlotte Georg (as Lee Ashley)
Published by Software Music (BMI)
Courtesy of OGM/Ole Georg Music
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Sooo bad
10 February 2003 | by (Uppsala, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I'm used to low level on vampire movies, but this one is easily picked out as one of the worst of it's class. The only thing that keeps me from giving it a 1 is that the climax was pretty funny in a "this movie is so stupid I gotta laugh" sort of way.

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