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    Subject: not much to this movie?
    Date: Jul 3, 2011
    Sender: nmwPrevious

    Have you read Dracula or watched Nosferatu? This is an incredibly smart movie. They tie in the question of gender roles, there's the issue of vampirism as technology, and the doubling between some of the character traits (Murnau and Shrek, for example) resemble those in Stoker's novel (Van Helsing and Dracula) and Nosferatu (Knok and Orlok, along with many other themes found in both Stoker's novel and Murnau's movie. There are layers and layers and layers to this film that are ignored in your review.

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