On the surface, Simon is a dedicated teacher, living a normal life. But he has a dark secret - He is a vampire, compelled to drink human blood in order to survive. Using online chat rooms as his hunting grounds, he searches for suicidal young women who satisfy his hunger and ensure his survival. Written by
What's going on? Mina. Do you really want to die? Let me ask you something, Mina. Do you know yourself? You, who decides to kill yourself, but do you really know who you are? Do you know that self? I mean, there are 60 trillion cells inside of you. Do you know that? I mean, how often do you think about that? Mina.
Yes, you do. You think about them all the time. You just don't think about it in the right way, I mean... If your body is an apartment complex, those 60 trillion cells are ...
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You just wish the title would be more original. Like my summary, it just isn't really up there. And that is a shame, because the movie as it is, has quite a lot going for it. But how do you sell it, if you have to ask for a movie called "Vampire"? I know, if that's everything that is "wrong" with the movie, then there is nothing wrong with it.
Which is not that far from the truth. I had no idea that this was made by a Japanese director, but I got the vibe that it isn't your regular "horror" movie. It is more weird drama, than anything else. Great actors too, who just live up to the feeling of this. It's difficult to recommend, because at the end of the day this isn't what people will expect from a movie like this ... Still I liked it (a lot)
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