ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

My Perspective on the Classic Interview With the Vampire Movie

Updated on May 24, 2012

If you are looking for one of the best vampire movies of all time, you may want to check this one out. The vampires of this movie have a certain sense of style, intrigue and fascination that makes this a unique movie to watch. Unlike the most recent HBO series "True Blood", "Interview with the Vampire" has a certain vampiric romanticism and darkness about it. Lestat which is played by Tom Cruise is on the hunt for a companion to live out the rest of his life with. He finds Louis who is played by Brad Pitt. Long hairs and gorgeous attire is seasoned with fashion and sex appeal in this movie from beginning to end.

One of the most famous scenes that is most recognizable to me is the tavern scene where Lestat and Louis get together for the night with a creole woman and suck her blood till she drops dead in front of them. Lestat then pays her for her service of accompanying them. Quite a memorable scene to say the least. In the movie, Lestat is lonely until he find Louis and they embark on an adventure in New Orleans, Louisiana. Louis, although quite hesitant rebukes his new dark gift that is given to him by Lestat which takes him further away from what he truly is. Rats and small animals is what he sucks the blood out of instead of humans to appease his still human conscious.

It almost seems like a never ending agony of existence until one day Louis is walking down a plague ridden street and finds a little girl crouching to beckon her mother to wake up. Louis takes the girl and strikes her neck with his fangs almost killing her until Lestat shows up and laughs out loud to applaud Louis in his recent undertaking. Lestat, who is happy to see Louis come to his senses, brings the plague ridden girl back home and offers to turn her into a vampire so she can join the newly formed family. Of course things don't work out for Claudia and Lestat as they continuously bump heads together. In the end, Claudia attempts to kill Lest due to indifference and her and Louis head to France to start a new life.

Everything seems to go well until they are found by other vampires that are not in total agreement to what Claudia did to her own kind. From beginning to end, the movie is well made and interesting to watch. It brings to the scene a culture of long ago. Scenery from New Orleans, Louisiana and Paris, France are the main places where the scenery is set. From the lavish lifestyle and clothing, to the blood sucking routine of daily vampire life. This movie brings an awesome twist. It also always keeps things sophisticated and alluring for the audience to watch over and over again. This movie to me is an automatic 10/10. So, if you haven't watched it yet so really need to.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Georgie Lowery profile image

      GH Price 

      6 years ago from North Florida

      I love this movie. I wish that the Twilight fans of today would give it a good watch. Your Hub is great. :)

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)