What does Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Eddie Murphy and Kate Beckinsale have in common?
They have all played vampires on the big screen.
Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise in Interview with the Vampire from 1994
A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger.
Eddie Murphy in Vampire in Brooklyn, released in 1995
Maximillian is the only survivor from a race of vampires on a Caribbean Island, and as a vampire, he must find a mate to keep the line from ending. He knows that a child had been born to a woman who had a vampire father, and he searches for her in Brooklyn. Rita's mother, who has died in an asylum, was that woman and Rita has nightmares that she does not understand. Not knowing that she is part vampire, Max woos her and attempts to bring her to her blood sucking destiny. Even though Rita has strange dreams and actions, Justice, her partner, has feelings for her and does not want her involved with this stranger Max. But it is Rita who must decide her destiny.
And Kate Beckinsale in 2003's Underworld and 2006's Underworld:Evolution
Vampires and Werewolves have been sworn enemies for hundreds of years. Now fought in a Gothic-like setting, the conflict takes an unexpected and deadly new turn. Selene, a beautiful vampire warrior, uncovers a Lycan plot that could prove fatal for her entire race. She shadows a human, Michael, the Lycan's supposed target. Although she finds herself becoming attracted to him, he becomes infected with the lupine disease during a violent struggle with the Lycan overlord, Lucian, long thought to be dead. Now both sides must decide how to end the conflict and save their species as new and terrifying secrets unearth themselves and threaten their entire existance
So tell me, who makes the best vampire? Have you seen any of these movies, and what did you think about them?