History Film / Subspecies

24th Sep '17 1:17:49 PM Mr.Guye
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* VillaionusRescue: In ''Bloodstorm,'' Radu comes to the hospital where Michelle is being held to save her from [[spoiler:Dr. Nicelescu.]] As usual, his intentions aren't altruistic.

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* VillaionusRescue: VillainousRescue: In ''Bloodstorm,'' Radu comes to the hospital where Michelle is being held to save her from [[spoiler:Dr. Nicelescu.]] As usual, his intentions aren't altruistic.
28th Aug '17 2:52:32 PM Stellarvore
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* BarbarianLonghair: Radu.



* DeadlyDoctor: [[spoiler:Dr. Nicelescu]] is actually a vampire, obsessed with obtaining the Bloodstone for himself, and is fully willing to kill both [[spoiler:Ana and Michelle, along with Radu.]]



* EvilRedhead: Ash from ''Vampire Journals'' and ''Bloodstorm.''



* ImmediateSequel: All of the sequels
* KilledOffForReal: It seems like every movie tries to kill off Radu in a horrible fashion [[spoiler:but it didn't stick until the fourth film.]]

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* ImmediateSequel: All of the sequels
''Bloodstone'' and ''Bloodlust,'' which were shot back-to-back. Subverted with, ''Bloodstorm'' which was release in 1998.
* KickTheDog: In ''Vampire Journals,'' Ash [[spoiler:beheads Anton for stealing his money, knowing full well that it was for his children.]]
* KilledOffForReal: It seems like every movie tries to kill off Radu [[spoiler:Radu]] in a horrible fashion [[spoiler:but it didn't stick until the fourth film.]]



* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: At the end of the day, Radu is just a lonely, lovesick vampire who is tired of being TheUnfavorite.

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* VillaionusRescue: In ''Bloodstorm,'' Radu comes to the hospital where Michelle is being held to save her from [[spoiler:Dr. Nicelescu.]] As usual, his intentions aren't altruistic.
* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: At the end of the day, Radu is just a lonely, lovesick vampire who is tired of being TheUnfavorite.lonely and unloved.
28th Aug '17 2:36:59 PM Stellarvore
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* AxCrazy: Radu is insane and violent, mainly from drinking from the Bloodstone.



* AxCrazy: Radu is insane and violent, mainly from drinking from the Bloodstone.



* {{Expy}}: Ana, the leading girl in ''Bloodstorm'' seems to be one for ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.

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* {{Expy}}: Ana, the leading girl in ''Bloodstorm'' seems to be Professor Popescu is a pretty obvious one for ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.of [[Literature/{{Dracula}} Van Helsing]].



* KilledOffForReal: It seems like every movie tries to kill off Radu in a horrible fashion but it didn't stick until the fourth film.

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* KilledOffForReal: It seems like every movie tries to kill off Radu in a horrible fashion but [[spoiler:but it didn't stick until the fourth film.]]



* TrivialTitle: The series is named after a small race of creatures who barely factor into the movies.
** Possibly subverted in that Radu could be considered a subspecies of vampire.

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* TrivialTitle: The series is named after a small race of creatures who barely factor into the movies.
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movies. Possibly subverted in that Radu could be considered a subspecies of vampire.


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* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: At the end of the day, Radu is just a lonely, lovesick vampire who is tired of being TheUnfavorite.
7th Jul '17 8:57:40 AM Rotpar
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* BreakingAndBloodsucking: In the original, Radu breaks into the girls' room to feed on Lilian's cut arm and he drains her over a few nights.

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* BreakingAndBloodsucking: In the original, BreakingAndBloodsucking:
** ''Subspecies'' has
Radu breaks break into the girls' room to feed on Lilian's cut arm arm; he sucks on that for a while before going for her throat, but flees when Stefan and Karl arrive. Later he somehow [[OffscreenTeleportation Offscreen Teleports]] from kidnapping Mara at a festival to finishing off the weakened and bed-ridden Lilian in the room.
** The second and third movies have Radu make several attempts on killing Becky in her sleep. The first attempt fails because Radu wastes too much time creeping around with the sheets and her nightgown until the phone rings...
and he drains just leaves rather than attempting to overpower her. For the second attempt he spies in on her over room, enters via StockFootage...and then runs away because Mel is also in the room, asleep in a few nights. chair. Radu is nothing if ''committed'' playing this trope completely by the book.
25th Apr '17 8:35:33 AM Stellarvore
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* AristocratsAreEvil: The vampire Ash, one of Radu's previous fledglings, portrays himself as a sophisticated aristocrat who enjoys the finer things in life.

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* AristocratsAreEvil: The vampire Ash, one of Radu's previous fledglings, portrays himself as a sophisticated aristocrat who enjoys the finer things in life.(un)life.



* ArtifactTitle: The 'Subspecies' title in ''Bloodstorm'', the only movie ''not'' to have the little creatures.

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* ArtifactTitle: The 'Subspecies' title in ''Bloodstorm'', the only movie ''not'' to have the little creatures. Although the title may be referring to Radu, who is, himself, a half-breed.



* AxCrazy: Radu is insane and violent, mainly from drinking from the Bloodstone.



* {{Expy}}: Maria, the leading girl in ''Bloodstorm'' seems to be one for ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.

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* {{Expy}}: Maria, Ana, the leading girl in ''Bloodstorm'' seems to be one for ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.



* IHateYouVampireDad: All of the vampires try to kill the ones who made them. Radu killed his father. Michelle tries to kill him. Ash wishes to kill Radu. Zachery killed his sire and wants to kill Ash for making her.

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* IHateYouVampireDad: All of the vampires try to kill the ones who made them. Radu killed his father. Michelle tries to kill him. Ash wishes to kill Radu. Zachery Zachary killed his sire and wants to kill Ash for making her.
25th Apr '17 8:30:22 AM Stellarvore
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* RasputinianDeath: [[spoiler:Radu in ''Bloodlust.'' He is shot with silver bullets, burned by the sun, falls off the roof of the castle and onto a tree, where he is impaled. Subverted in that he's resurrected shortly after.]]

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* RasputinianDeath: [[spoiler:Radu in ''Bloodlust.'' He is shot with silver bullets, burned by the sun, falls off the roof of the castle and onto a tree, where he is impaled. Subverted in that he's resurrected shortly after.]] Then played straight again when he's finally KilledOffForReal in ''Bloodstorm.'']]


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* SlasherSmile: [[http://www.chud.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Subspecies.jpg See for yourself.]]
28th Feb '17 7:49:46 AM Stellarvore
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* RasputinianDeath: [[spoiler:Radu in ''Bloodlust.'' He is shot with silver bullets, burned by the sun, falls off the roof of the castle and onto a tree, where he is impaled. Subverted in that he's resurrected shortly after.]]
26th Feb '17 5:07:12 PM Exxolon
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The story involves young Michelle, who came to Romania with her friend Lilian to study its folklore and ends up involved in a war between ancient vampires for the possession of the Blood Stone, a stone which drips the blood of saints. Not related to the 1995 film ''Film/Species'' or it's sequels.

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The story involves young Michelle, who came to Romania with her friend Lilian to study its folklore and ends up involved in a war between ancient vampires for the possession of the Blood Stone, a stone which drips the blood of saints. Not related to the 1995 film ''Film/Species'' ''Film/{{Species}}'' or it's sequels.
26th Feb '17 5:07:01 PM Exxolon
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The story involves young Michelle, who came to Romania with her friend Lilian to study its folklore and ends up involved in a war between ancient vampires for the possession of the Blood Stone, a stone which drips the blood of saints.

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The story involves young Michelle, who came to Romania with her friend Lilian to study its folklore and ends up involved in a war between ancient vampires for the possession of the Blood Stone, a stone which drips the blood of saints.
saints. Not related to the 1995 film ''Film/Species'' or it's sequels.
24th Feb '17 9:07:12 AM Glim
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* UndeadBarefooter: Radu claims two of Michelle's friends, Mara and Lillian. Mara is initially buried in clothing before she resurrects but Lillian is dressed in a tattered gown as Radu slowly drains her with no shoes. When he captures Michelle with intent to turn her as well, he dresses all three girls in white gowns with no footwear.
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