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YMMV: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
  • Anvilicious: Nearly every single slave owner and Confederate is portrayed as a vampire sell-out. Exceptions include Robert E. Lee, P.G.T. Beauregard who is seen in his historical role at the first Battle of Bull Run with no indication that this prominent member of the Confederacy is anything other than human and, pro-slavery Democratic candidate Stephen Douglas who does an abrupt Heel-Face Turn once he realizes just what is going on.
  • Captain Obvious Reveal: Henry is a vampire! ...but the fact that he has large amounts of sunscreen in his house, wears sunglasses all the time outside, can appear places unexpectedly and is privy to inside information about vampires meant that most audience members were well on the that track already by the reveal.
  • Historical Beauty Update: Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Mary Todd definitely counts as this.
  • Ho Yay: There's a fair a bit between Abe and Henry. Especially the scene following Ann's death, and when the book notes at Abe's funeral that "Though [Henry's] eyes were incapable of tears, he felt the loss of Abraham Lincoln more deeply than any living person in Springfield that day." Even though Abe's son was also there.
  • Indecisive Parody: The stark contrast between the film's dead serious dramatic scenes and over the top fight scenes makes it a bit too schizophrenic to take at face value. It works much better as a parody of action movies, but that does not seem to have been the intent of the film's creators.
  • Just Here for Godzilla: Raise your hand if you came to see Abraham Lincoln hunting vampires.
  • Moral Event Horizon: Vadoma crosses it when she kills Abraham Lincoln's son.
    • Barts killing Abe's mother. Also, Adam vampirizing Henry and letting him watch his wife dying. We're talking about vampires after all...
  • Narm Charm:
    • The chase scene with the horses. It's either ridiculous and overblown, or the most amazing chase scene ever filmed for a vampire movie. Take your pick.
    • Stop for a moment and try to read the title of the novel/movie with a straight face.
  • What Do You Mean, It Wasn't Made on Drugs?: Abe Lincoln killing vampires? Sounds normal enough.

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