• Byzantium (2012) Rating & Reviews

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  • Neil Jordan seems well aware that audiences may be feeling deep fatigue about vampires. So with his latest, the director of Interview With the Vampire makes a vampire film that seeks to reinvent the species, while harking back to a more classical — read: less sparkly — take on the genre. show more

  • It takes a while, but the old-fashioned pleasure of watching a well-told story unfold eventually becomes the chief satisfaction in Byzantium, though there are other things to enjoy as well. show more

  • While it flirts with the ridiculous, the film manages to maintain a certain gravitas as its many stories unfold. show more

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