I've never seen more than a few seconds of the original TV show so I have no connection to it at all. I really enjoyed the movie. It definitely wasn't so much the comedy that the trailers would have you believe. If anything, I don't feel they focused enough on the love story. Barnabas and Victoria don't have enough interaction to make me want to see them together.
One of the worst SyFy originals I've ever seen, but I'm not sure if I mean that in a good way or bad way.
The chupacabras look like hairless Chihuahuas. It doesn't help the movie when it looks like the good guys are blasting puppies!
The green screen shots look like they were done at least 30 years ago using rear projection.
My favorite way to watch these is with tongue firmly in cheek while live tweeting with others. Here…