We Liked: Guillermo del Toro returns us to the scary vampire and then makes the world the battleground. Great scares and a compelling story pushed with nice action.
We Disliked: The story was told well but there were so many things not included that left some holes in the story. I personally read the books in order to get the full story. I also found a lot of changes, some were big improvements but many would have helped clear th
Our Final Take: 4 / 5 Good
"The Strain" (2014)
Synopsis: A mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism ravages the city of New York.
Directors: Guillermo del Toro, Vincenzo Natali, Howard Deutch, Guy Ferland, David Semel, T.J. Scott, Ken Girotti, J. Miles Dale, Deran Sarafian, Norberto Barba, Peter Weller, Phil Abraham, Charlotte Sieling, Kevin Dowling
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama
Producers: Carlton Cuse, Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan, J. Miles Dale, Gary Ungar, Cory Bird, Regina Corrado, Bradley Thompson, David Weddle, Ra'uf Glasgow, Richard J. Anobile, Andrew Zolot, Elizabeth Ann Phang, Gennifer Hutchison, Glen Whitman
Musicians: Ramin Djawadi
Editors: John M. Valerio, Russell Denove, Anthony Miller, Nona Khodai, Sunny Hodge, Sarah Boyd, Kathryn Himoff, Christopher Nelson, Gena Bleier, Anthony Redman, Lauren Connelly, Scott Draper