The Full Moon company returned to Romania for this, the first of two back-to-back sequels to their popular SUBSPECIES. This time, the little monsters to whom the title originally referred, before the script got a vampire-oriented rewrite, are relegated to tiny parts.
The diminutive minions only show up in the very first scene, helping to bring decapitated bloodsucker Radu (Anders Hove) back to "life" in his ancestral home, Castle Vladislaus. The vampire dispatches his brother Stefan in his coffin, and is about to kill Michelle (Denise Duff), a young woman
transformed by his bite, when he is stopped by the rising sun. Michelle awakens, steals an ancient "bloods...