Still, it's nice to have the old crew back together - Nicole Jaffe asVelma,Heather North as Daphne though technically Daphne 2 and Casey Kasem asShaggy who was absent from the previous entries. But to do that, Scooby and the gang must first go undercover. I have no opinion on this matter. Which isstrangeconsidering that Frank's been with Scooby from the beginning. It never sounds right when the characters say it. The old voice talent is back, even Nicole Jaffe as Velma at long last! But it is still neat. An extended rock concert is being sucked dry of performers by vampires, and Scooby and the gang attempt to find who or what is causing trouble before the concert loses its life's blood entirely.
There were too manyfiller scenes that added nothing and felt like they were there only topad out the movie's length. And that was what I wanted from this outing, but I was ratherdisappointed overall. SeveralScooby-Doo movies suffer from this, but this is one of the worst cases. On its own merit, it is serviceable, compensatedby the high-calibre voice cast, particularly Casey Kasem, and thesurprisingly good animation. If they have to update the animation, at least they are leaving the content the same. It was lovely to see the Hex Girls back, and I liked Australia andthe soundtrack, I love Witch's Ghost, and it is still my personalfavourite of the Scooby Doo movies. .
The Good: The plot was good After Mystery Inc arrived at Vampire Rock And it makes sense. The situations concocted for the cast frequently feltlike padding instead of entertainment. Scooby Doo meets Burning Man. With that being said, aren't all Scooby-Doo movies essentially so? So the Mystery Inc kids join Scooby and they don the rock star clothes and actually perform a song live on stage, with Scooby Doo on the drums! The interesting locations and plot make for a nice change of pace. It was a thrill to hear the original Velma we all know again. The audio mixing was done very poorly.
The gang has their classic outfits, many of the old H-B sound effects are back, and the character design is just like classic H-B! However, this installment is not a total loss. In subject matter, the Scooby-Doo films tend to range, it seems, from too silly e. Unfortunately, this does not take away the rather empty feeling at theend of the film. As nice as it was to see the living members ofthe original cast together again, the writing seemed a little stale. That is the only problem, so far. If you choose Watch Now, the video will instantly stream to your computer and you may later stream it on another compatible device. Masquerading as heavy-metal band 'Those Meddling Kids,' Scooby and the others must discover the identity of the Vampire's minions.
So you know what will happen here before it happens, and you knowexactly how the movie will end. Format Prime Video streaming online video Devices Available to watch on I grew up watching Scooby Doo, the original series, and then through all the re-boots they have done over the decades. However, I still think Frank Welker's Scooby voice is nice, but I prefer Don Messick Scooby's voice even over Scott Innes as Scooby! And if for some reason you werent a Scooby Fan before. Scooby and pals investigate the mysterious disappearances at a Rock festival. The first two-thirds get four stars and the last third gets three stars. Now the classic Scooby elements work well but where it goes wrong is when the try to bring it up to date with the gay references and the rock music but still incredibly keep Fred in a cravat. On vacation in Australia, Scooby and the gang attend a music contest held at Vampire Rock---where the legendary 'Yowie Yahoo' Vampire is kidnapping the musical acts, including the Hex Girls.
After annoyingly sitting through the previous recent feature films that modernized this classic cartoon, I am happy to see that the Scooby Doo creators are getting back to their roots. . However, it isn't really worth goingout of your way to see and there are better Scooby-Doo movies outthere. Scooby-Doo and the Legend of the Vampire 2003 On vacation in Australia, Scooby and the gang attend a music contest held at Vampire Rock---where the legendary 'Yowie Yahoo' Vampire is kidnapping the musical acts, including the Hex Girls. This movie is special for a few reasons. The movie is definetly the worst of all the latest Scooby Movies, all of which are excellent. While it is still a cool movie it would have worked just as well inDeath Valley than in the Outback.
In all this is a good Scooby Doo movie. If applicable, we will notify you about this before processing your order. Supporting actors , , , , , more… , , , Producers , Studio Warner Bros. You can Watch Now or Download the video to a , except for Pay-Per-View videos. The gang are their usual selves, which is pretty nice, I guess. It wasn't as awesome as The Witch's Ghost or the Rice inspired ZombieIsland, but it was still fun, if uninspired.
Although I enjoyed seeing the gang wearing their old clothes it doesn't make sense. All in all, if you like the classic Scooby-Doo cartoons of the sixties and seventies, this is the film for you! This enables you to watch the video without an Internet connection. Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island , and we prefer the classic-style, more serious of these. The return of Casey Kasem voicing Shaggy was great. This one is a bit different with some changes that are really good to see. But if you like Scooby, give the movie a chance. They need to get Innes back for Scooby.
The best bit is probably Fred carrying the whole gang across aropebridge. The script wasn't too bad if lacking inlaughs at times, and the villains were good, if a little obvious at theend. Having enjoyed the last several direct-to-video installments of theScooby Doo franchise, I have always been impressed by the fact that thewriters were keen on what made the original series work and how totranslate that to film. It is very well done. Hopefully the next release returns to the previously successfulformula. Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf to too serious e. Especially considering how Warner havedeckedthe characters in their original clothes after fans objected to the modernclothes in the previous efforts.