It was made with the same stylish filming method as its predecessor "Dracula." But the latter was a far, far better movie.
Who can forget the end of Dracula, with the dramatic leap upon the curtains of the castle to reveal the bright morning sunlight which causes Count Dracula so much pain? And the dramatic presentation of the cross. It was an awe-inspiring scene. If I wanted to become a movie director I could have based all my movie-making ambitions off that one scene alone.
Not so much with "Brides of Dracula," however. Dracula's end (who cares about spoilers with a 55 year old movie?) came when he fell into some water.
"But you forget that there is one value that is greater than all others: human freedom. Because no matter how perfectly you set the world up for humanity, they will always rebel simply to exert their own selves. You cannot win."
I finally caught the series finale of Quantum Leap last night and I enjoyed it immensely. I know many fans of the series hated the final episode because we learn that Sam never returns home, but it did wrap things up quite nicely (Sam saving Al's marriage.).
The first line in every economics textbook should be: "Marx was a stupid idiot". The second line should read "and the people who believe this nonsense are probably....."