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Strigoi (2009)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 10 October 2009 (USA)
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When the villagers killed Constantin Tirescu, they thought it was justice. Vlad Cozma thinks it was murder. Now Constantin thinks pickles might go nice with blood.


Faye Jackson


Faye Jackson
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Credited cast:
Catalin Paraschiv Catalin Paraschiv ... Vlad Cozma
Rudy Rosenfeld ... Nicolae Cozma (Vlad's grandfather) (as Rudi Rosenfeld)
Constantin Barbulescu Constantin Barbulescu ... Constantin Tirescu
Roxana Guttman ... Ileana Tirescu
Camelia Maxim Camelia Maxim ... Mara Tomsa
Adrian Donea Adrian Donea ... Mara's Husband
Dan Popa Dan Popa ... Tudor (the priest)
Vlad Jipa Vlad Jipa ... Octav
Zane Jarcu Zane Jarcu ... Stefan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mircea Nicola Mircea Nicola ... Vasile
Neculai Relu Stingaciu Neculai Relu Stingaciu ... Petre
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When the villagers killed Constantin Tirescu, they thought it was justice. Vlad Cozma thinks it was murder. Now Constantin thinks pickles might go nice with blood.

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It's a Mystery Movie
6 October 2012 | by yaktheripperSee all my reviews

NOT a vampire film. That's the first and most important fact you should know before watching. Second, it's a rather dry if not dull film that sparkles with just enough charisma to pull off an above average effort. The acting is fine, in fact it's pretty good. Yes, they are Romanians speaking in English but their accents are not hard to comprehend. At least I had no problem following them. This isn't a knee slapper type of comedy. I can't imagine the personality that would label this a comedy to be honest. It's just not funny. Amusing? Sure. Funny? I didn't laugh once. I smiled...the cast has a sort of neurotic charm that fuels your desire to reach the end. Don't watch it expecting to unearth a great vampire movie that no one else has seen. Watch it expecting a murder mystery with Romanian vampire mythology thrown in the mix as a sort of seasoning. Lower your expectations created by a few people that are raising an unrealistic bar and you might enjoy it more then others. Or you might be bored stiff. It's just that type of movie.

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