Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter
What do you think of the the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, on a mission to eliminate vampires planning to take over the United States? Lincoln kind of looked like Dracula himself, didn’t he?
All Genres: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Release Year: 2012
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Sound: Dolby, Datasat
Taglines: President by day. Hunter by night.
Are you a patriot or a vampire?
Cast: Benjamin Walker – Abraham Lincoln
Dominic Cooper – Henry Sturgess
Anthony Mackie – Will Johnson
Mary Elizabeth Winstead – Mary Todd Lincoln
Rufus Sewell – Adam
Marton Csokas – Jack Barts
Jimmi Simpson – Joshua Speed
Joseph Mawle – Thomas Lincoln
Robin McLeavy – Nancy Lincoln
Erin Wasson – Vadoma
John Rothman – Jefferson Davis
Tom Hardy, Eric Bana, Timothy Olyphant, Adrien Brody, Josh Lucas, James D’Arcy and Oliver Jackson-Cohen were all considered to play the role before Benjamin Walker was cast.
Joaquin Phoenix turned down the role of Henry Sturgess.
Robin McLeavy plays Lincoln’s mother, but was considered to play his wife Mary Todd.