Blade (1998) Horror Movie Review
Horror movies Review
Blade is a great adaptation of a not so great comic book character Blade. Blade is set in a modern day city type where vampires are the "in crowd". There is only one being, half-vampire and half-human, that can stop one lunatic vampire, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), from destroying the world in his wake, that hero is Blade (Wesley Snipes).
I love the opening sequence and that is my all time favorite opening as it shows what a badass Blade is. The only problem is that Blade starts really amped up but starts sloping downward in momentum towards the end. I like the fleshing out of the Blade character but there was just a little too much self loathing at times.
Synopsis:A half-vampire, half-mortal man becomes a protector of the mortal race, while slaying evil vampires.
About Blade (1998)
Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Udo Kier, Tim Guinee, Stephen Dorff, Traci Lords, Wesley Snipes, Donal Logue, Arly Jover, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Patrick Walls, Clint Curtis, Judson Scott, Marcus Aurelius, Eric Edwards, Esau McKnight Jr., Carmen Thomas, Shannon Lee, Kenny Johnson, Sidney S. Liufau, Keith Leon Williams, N'Bushe Wright, Andray Johnson, Stephen R. Peluso, John Enos III, Eboni 'Chrystal' Adams, Lyle Conway, Freeman White, D.V. DeVincentis, Marcus Salgado, Donna Wong
Runtime: 120 minutes
Director: Stephen Norrington
MPAA Rating: R
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