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Vampirella

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Vampirella

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Roger Daltrey, Talisa Soto
genre:
Horror

We gave it an F

This Roger Corman production — a tale of space vampires from the planet Draculon and the diaper-clad heroine who travels across space and time to stop them — is really a remarkable piece of work. Never before has there been a film that so acutely conveys what it is to be attacked by a vampire: With its bargain-basement acting (the Who’s Daltrey and ex-Bond girl Talisa Soto are about as compelling as soap), Etch-A-Sketch special effects, and sophomoric script, Vampirella, which premiered on Showtime, actually sucks the life right out of you. F

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