Abraham "Bram" Stoker (November 8, 1847 – April 20, 1912) was an Irish novelist and short story writer, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. During his lifetime, he was better known as personal assistant of actor Henry Irving and business manager of the Lyceum Theatre in London, which Irving owned.

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (director Timur Bekmambetov)

Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter, Timur Bekmambetov, Vampire films, Horror films, Vampire movies, Horror movies, blood movies, Dark movies, Scary movies, Ghost movies

Starring    
Benjamin Walker
Dominic Cooper
Anthony Mackie
Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Rufus Sewell
Marton Csokas



The Young Mr. Lincoln set on a path of righteous vengeance after watching his mother get fatally fanged. As he studies the law and woos the ravishing Mary Todd by day, the nights find him throwing down with an unending army of the undead. When he discovers the plot of a master vampire to conquer the United States, he makes the fateful decision to throw his hat (and silver-bladed ax) into the ring of national politics.

The Civil War-era story links the intended secession of the Southern states with the rise to power of vampires in those states; so vampirism becomes a metaphor for slavery and man's general inhumanity to himself.

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