Innocent Blood
Innocent Blood (1992)

John Landis tries to replicate the quirky gory horror/sick-comedy "vein" he mined in An American Werewolf in London in Innocent Blood. Anne Parillaud plays Marie, a lonely vampire trapped in Pittsburgh and looking for some fresh… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 25, 1992
DVD Release Date: March 30, 1999
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Critic Score: 41% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Time Out

Regrettably, all too often the tone lurches from stylish suspense to smart-ass in-jokiness and silly slapstick.

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Richard Harrington
Washington Post

Like one of the victims, Innocent Blood feels about five quarts low.

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TV Guide

The incessant shots of old, and better, vampire movies on the various characters' TVs become distracting and annoying.

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Janet Maslin
New York Times

[An] overlong, overproduced spectacle.

Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

Cameo appearances by terror icons Dario Argento, Sam Raimi, and Tom Savini help make Innocent Blood a hoot for horror fans, but you don't have to be a gorehound or a vampire lover to get a kick out of the film's virulent mix of guts and guffaws.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Innocent Blood is an uncomfortable marriage of vampires and mobsters; it doesn't work on either the supernatural or the criminal level.

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It lacks the bite (so to speak) of the classics in this genre, but is a stylish blend of cool black comedy and obvious gore.

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Chuck O'Leary

A stupid, badly paced horror-comedy that's not funny, scary or suspenseful. A dog.

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Flixster Audience Score: 44% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
A kind of partner or sequel almost to his mighty werewolf flick, Landis' movie is underrated and a truly thrilling ride. The idea is a nice take on the… More
Brendan Nicholls
unsuccessful film from the mind of an american werewolf in london. same concept just never works
Melvin White
Innocent Blood is a movie I just can't stand. I know it's not trying to be great, but it's so bad I had trouble making it through the whole… More
Anthony Valletta
Saw it on opening day. Was way disappointed.
Dean McKenna
French actress Anne Parillaud's cool as a vampire who wants occassional bad guy to sink her fangs. She's a bit hotter in naked & sex scenes.
Barry Lappin
Sexy and well written. I love women vampires.