Interview With the Vampire Synopsis
Lestat's (Tom Cruise) blood brother Louis (Brad Pitt) tells his story.
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100

Empire

By Adam Smith
Bold, gruesome and melancholic, this Gothic horrorfest offers us much to sink our teeth into: Cruise - who effectively disappears from the...
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100

USA Today

By Mike Clark
The generally faithful script is by Anne Rice herself, the director is "The Crying Game"'s Neil Jordan, and both seem true to themselves...
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90

The New York Times

By Elvis Mitchell
His sumptuous film is as strange and mesmerizing as it is imaginatively ghastly. It's a sophisticated, spookily intense rendering of Ms....
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75

TV Guide

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This darkly effective horror drama holds plenty of interest, even for those who find Anne Rice's gothic cult novels unreadable.
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
But for all its visionary brilliance, the movie version of Interview never lets us close enough to see ourselves in Louis. We're dazzled...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
A stronger plot engine might have drawn us more quickly to the end, but on a scene by scene basis, Interview with the Vampire is a skillful...
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
When Interview with the Vampire works, it's as compelling and engrossing a piece of entertainment as is available on film today. When it...
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
The look is fine, the effects are special, the cast is solid, and Jordan (in company with Rice) makes a commendable effort to add a cerebral...
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67

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
It is, however, a very satisfying film, and surely the first in a long franchise (it does, after all, bear the subtitle The Vampire...
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Dramatically, though, the film is torpid.
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By sebaz465
Great!...

Interview With the Vampire review

By Therumrunner5
Cable...

Ummmmmmmmmmmm

By Cool Movie Guy
Have nothing to say but very bloody....

Best Vampire movie ever

By vendocomprendo
If you like anne rice or any of her works this movie is brilliant in portraying it on the big screen. If you are a fan of vampires this is a must see. Excellent excellent vampire movie!...

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Rated R
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Entertaining but gruesomely gory vampire tale.
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