History YMMV / VanHelsing

5th Aug '17 9:37:40 PM ManOfSin
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* IdiotBall: The Valerious siblings for some reason decided not to continue their bloodline. Which should be pretty easy for Anna's brother to do.
19th May '17 1:46:26 PM Aruu
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** Kate Beckinsale's attempt at a Transylvanian/Romanian accent is absolutely hilarious.
** It's supposed to be a sad moment [[spoiler: but a whacking great image of Anna appearing in the sky after her death is just bizarre.]]
2nd May '17 5:56:42 PM TheGoodWario
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* OneSceneWonder: RobbieColtrane as Mr Hyde. He was even smoking a damn cigar while doing the voice work!

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* OneSceneWonder: RobbieColtrane Creator/RobbieColtrane as Mr Hyde. He was even smoking a damn cigar while doing the voice work!
12th Dec '16 11:17:58 AM Silverblade2
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* CriticalDissonance: Critics ripped this movie to shreds, but it was one of the biggest blockbusters of '04.

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* CriticalDissonance: CriticProof: Critics ripped this movie to shreds, but it was one of the biggest blockbusters of '04.
22nd Oct '16 8:54:14 PM lalalei2001
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** The prequel movie is very well-animate,d especially in scenes with fire.

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** The prequel movie is very well-animate,d well-animated, especially in scenes with fire.
22nd Oct '16 8:47:06 PM lalalei2001
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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The Brides' harpy forms still hold up quite well, pulled off with some state-of-the-art motion capture technique.

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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: VisualEffectsOfAwesome:
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The Brides' harpy forms still hold up quite well, pulled off with some state-of-the-art motion capture technique. technique.
** The prequel movie is very well-animate,d especially in scenes with fire.
9th Jul '16 5:20:55 PM Emperor_Oshron
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*** Just after his realizing Marishka's death is just as hilariously bad as screaming her name: he may as well be fluttering down on little butterfly wings by how overdone and silly a pose he uses.
27th May '16 2:28:47 PM CaptainMar-Vell92
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* SpiritualLicensee: This movie is essentially ''Franchise/{{Castlevania}}'' with automatic crossbows instead of whips. TheReveal that Dracula is really a member of the same Valerious clan that fights him is similar to Dracula being a Belmont in the ''VideoGame/CastlevaniaLordsOfShadow'' continuity, made later. [[spoiler:''That'' Dracula is even named Gabriel.]]

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* SpiritualLicensee: This movie is essentially ''{{Ravenloft}}'' or ''Franchise/{{Castlevania}}'' with automatic crossbows instead of whips. TheReveal that Dracula is really a member of the same Valerious clan that fights him is similar to Dracula being a Belmont in the ''VideoGame/CastlevaniaLordsOfShadow'' continuity, made later. [[spoiler:''That'' Dracula is even named Gabriel.]]
9th Feb '16 9:31:26 PM Godzillawolf
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* WhatAnIdiot: All Dracula has to do to win is FLY AWAY from the last fight (he had plenty of chances to do that). Van Helsing will soon lose his individuality, Dracula will have a legion of his children to support him, game over. To add more insult when Van Helsing turns back to human form briefly Dracula just ''stands there talking'' until Van Helsing gets back his werewolf form and kills him.
** To be fair, he ''does'' try to fly away two times near the start of the fight. [[spoiler: He gets smashed into the floor and has one of his wings mangled by Van Helsing for his troubles.]]
6th Feb '16 11:44:17 PM CASCHero
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* EnsembleDarkhorse: The Brides. In any other story they'd just be nameless background characters that'd be killed off quickly. Here they're actually deadly minions with distinctive personalities, desires and backstories - well, aside from Marishka, who ''does'' get killed fairly early on - and give the heroes a run for their money. More often then not, they're what people remember most about the movie. Aleera is the EnsembleDarkhorse of the Brides herself. Many fans sought out more of Elena Anaya's films in her native Spain, after being introduced to her through this movie.

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* EnsembleDarkhorse: EnsembleDarkhorse:
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The Brides. In any other story they'd just be nameless background characters that'd be killed off quickly. Here they're actually deadly minions with distinctive personalities, desires and backstories - well, aside from Marishka, who ''does'' get killed fairly early on - and give the heroes a run for their money. More often then not, they're what people remember most about the movie. Aleera is the EnsembleDarkhorse of the Brides herself. Many fans sought out more of Elena Anaya's films in her native Spain, after being introduced to her through this movie.movie.
** This version of Frankenstein's monster was likewise well received thanks to the actor's portrayal.
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