Vampire's Kiss

"Very Good"

Vampire's Kiss Review


Kooky vampire flick gives us an already neurotic Nicolas Cage slowly turning into one of them after receiving a bite. Naturally, this sends him through the roof, panicking worse in every scene and famously eating a live cockroach (for real!). Is he really turning into a bloodsucker or is he just going crazy? Cage owns this movie completely (whether bellowing at the top of his lungs or sleeping under an overturned couch in lieu of a coffin), rescuing from a woefully miscast Maria Conchita Alonso as Cage's unmemorably mousy secretary.


Vampire's Kiss

Facts and Figures

Run time: 103 mins

In Theaters: Friday 2nd June 1989

Box Office Worldwide: $725.1 thousand

Distributed by: MGM

Production compaines: Hemdale Film Corporation

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Fresh: 13 Rotten: 8

IMDB: 5.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Robert Bierman

Starring: as Peter Loew, as Alva Restrepo, as Rachel, as Dr. Glaser, as Jackie, as Emilio, as Fantasy Cabbie, as Ed, Amy Stiller as Theater Girl, as Sharon, Marc Coppola as Joke Guy, as Theater Guy, David Holbrook as Editor #1, as Bar Girl #2, Jill Gatsby as Victim Girl, Johnny Walker as Donald (as John Walker)

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