“V” is for Van Helsing

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Watched: April 25, 2015 on DVD

Hashtag: #WatchingVanHelsing

Year Released: 2004

Genre: Action Adventure/ Fantasy

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale

Run Time: 131 minutes

Description (from IMDb): The notorious monster hunter is sent to Transylvania to stop Count Dracula who is using Dr. Frankenstein’s research and a werewolf for some sinister purpose.

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I’m a little late today, aren’t I?  I’ve been so good up til this point of watching my movies and scheduling my posts at least a day in advance, but time finally caught up with me.  But I do not concede defeat yet!

A friend of mine warned me that Van Helsing is a terrible movie, so I did not go in with big expectations.  It’s probably a good thing.  I went in prepared to make fun of it, which actually helped me to enjoy it.  It’s a typical vampire/werewolf movie.  Take from that what you will.  There’s not much more to say, because there really isn’t anything else to it.  It’s the type of movie I wouldn’t be opposed to watching again if there’s nothing else on tv, but I most likely will not seek it out.

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For more of my thoughts on this movie, follow me on Twitter @RLHammAuthor and search for #WatchingVanHelsing


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