1998's vampire hunting summer blockbuster, "Blade," actually has quite a bit more to say that simply, "vampires bad. Blade kill."
But yes, in this movie, vampires are unambiguously bad guys- but the why might surprise you.
Two online essays helped immeasurably when constructing this episode, and it is with gratitude that I share the links here.
"Daywalkin' Nightstalkin' Bloodsuckas: Black Vampires in Contemporary Film by Francis Gateward
Some Vampires Are Real: Stereotypes and Dominant Fears (Re)presented in the Black Vampire of American Popular Film" by Sarah Broderick
4.02 Life Sucks
4.01 Salem’s Lot
Season 4 Anouncement
3.2 He Never Died
3.01 The Historian
S2E5 What We Do In The Shadows
2.3 We Are the Night/ Wir Sind Die Nacht
2.1 The Casquette Girls
1.10 Dracula part 2
1.9 Dracula Part 1
1.8 The Twilight Saga
1.7 Lost Souls
1.6 Dracula's Daughter
1.5 Let the Right One In
1.4 The Lost Boys vs Near Dark
1.1 Interview With the Vampire
Sleep Meditation Bedtime Stories For Grownups - The Golden Collection By Dan Jones (Slumberland Bedtime Stories for Grown Ups)
Kingdom Power Fellowship Int‘l
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