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Vamps (2012)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Romance  |  2 November 2012 (USA)
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Two female vampires in modern-day New York City are faced with daunting romantic possibilities.

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In Manhattan, the vampires Goody and Stacy share an apartment and work and study in the night-shift. Goody was turned in vampire in 1840 by the evil Cisserus, who turned Stacy in the 90s, and they became best friends but Goody never told her real age to her friend. They only drink mice blood and refuse to drink human blood, and they go together to the Vampire Anonymous. Stacy falls in love with her classmate Joey, and soon she learns that he is the son of the vampire slayer Dr. Van Helsing. Meanwhile, Goody meets her former passion, Danny, in the hospital where his wife is terminal. When Stacy gets pregnant, Goody knows that the only way that the child can survive is killing Cisserus, since they would revert to their human ages. But nobody knows here her lair is. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Dating bites.

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Comedy | Horror | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for violent images, some drug material, sexual content and language | See all certifications »
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$16,000,000 (estimated)

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$548 (USA) (2 November 2012)

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$2,964 (USA) (9 November 2012)
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Trivia

Second celebration between Alicia Silverstone, Wallace Shawn and Director Amy Herkerling. See more »

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How would Stacey know her fangs are dingy when she can't see herself in a mirror and Goody couldn't have told her because she said she never thought about it and no one else knows she's a vampire, not enough to see her fangs anyway. See more »

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Dr. Van Helsing: Madam, you've insultingly confused us with the police. I'm from Time Warner, and if you ever want to see Jon Stewart again you'll open this door.
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References The Public Enemy (1931) See more »

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Written by Chris Richard, Jesse Hoy, William Etling, Michael Hughes
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An Uneven Movie Surprisingly Funny and Cute
16 May 2013 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In Manhattan, the vampires Goody (Alicia Silverstone) and Stacy (Krysten Ritter) share an apartment and work and study in the night-shift. Goody was turned in vampire in 1840 by the evil Cisserus (Sigourney Weaver), who turned Stacy in the 90's, and they became best friends but Goody never told her real age to her friend. They only drink mice blood and refuse to drink human blood, and they go together to the Vampire Anonymous.

Stacy falls in love with her classmate Joey (Dan Stevens), and soon she learns that he is the son of the vampire slayer Dr. Van Helsing (Wallace Shawn). Meanwhile, Goody meets her former passion, Danny (Richard Lewis), in the hospital where his wife is terminal. When Stacy gets pregnant, Goody knows that the only way that the child can survive is killing Cisserus, since they would revert to their human ages. But nobody knows here her lair is.

I was afraid to see "Vamps", based on the background of director Amy Heckerling, with movies like "Clueless" and the franchise "Look Who's Talking" and the poster that recalls "Sex & the City"; so I was expecting a shallow sex and the city with vampires.

But I was wrong and I have just decided to see this movie and I found it surprisingly funny and cute. The screenplay has brilliant and lame moments, and the result is uneven. The footages from the past are outstanding and the conclusion alternates between a corny and a beautiful ending. I would never go to the movie theater to see "Vamps", but it deserves to be rented on DVD. In the end, I have enjoyed this movie. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): "Vampiras" ("Vampires")


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