Vampires in Space: 1 Out of 5 Horror Movies That Failed in the Final Frontier

“When the idea pot runs dry, sending the characters to space just seems to be a go-to plot device, and why not?”

…because they suck? I try to avoid horror movies in which the setting is space, –unless it’s legitimate Sci-Fi, –not like, Critters, or Gremlins, or any of that, ick. I mean like, the Alien franchise. Just aliens and stuff, and good scary. Not vampires in space, that’s silly. Why would a vampire want to be an astronaut?

 

Additionally, I think the “space” sequels have finally ended after filmmakers basically determined that “in Space” is not an acceptable substitute for the offensive “in the Hood” sequel trope. 

By annimi

Ashley writes for Vampires.com, Werewolves.com, and other sites in the Darksites Network. She's involved in several seedy and disreputable activities, smokes too much, and spends her late nights procrastinating for work on her first novel.

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