I can’t believe this movie is nearly 20 years old - it’s a dark, sweeping, Gothic romance, expertly directed with beautiful performance and a haunting score by Wojciech Kilar. Classic.
“It beats for you, it bleeds for you,
It knows not how it sounds,
For it is the drum of drums,
It is the song of songs . . .”
Annie Lennox, ‘Love Song For A Vampire’, 1992
Winona Ryder as Veronica Sawyer = My hero.
“Lick it up, baby. Lick. It. Up.”
“When I was young, I fell in love,
I asked my sweetheart, what lies ahead?
Will we have rainbows, day after day…”
Doris Day, ‘Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)’, 1956