You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search


Rated R · 105 minutes · 2012

Action, Horror, Thriller
Let’s see if we got this straight. An epidemic of vampirism, born in the South among decadent slave holders, is threatening to overwhelm mid-19th-century America, and it’s up to Honest Abe (Benjamin Walker) to use his rail-splitting axe to stop the evil undead critters in a decisive conflict, aka the Civil War. Whoo-ee. Has all the potential to be a hilarious, smart spoof of history (and the distaste for same in the audience), but director Timur Bekmambetov – working from a script by novelist Seth Grahame Smith, author of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – takes the dumb way home and turns in just another monster mash with vamps zipping around the landscape at warp speed while the redundant cast (Dominic Cooper, Rufus Sewell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead) trails along behind in mutton chops and crinoline. A waste of perfectly good comic material. (105 min.)
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Producer: Tim Burton, Timur Bekmambetov, Jim Lemley, Michele Wolkoff, John Kelly, Simon Kinberg and Seth Grahame-Smith
Cast: Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Winstead, Rufus Sewell, Marton Csokas and Erin Wasson


Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Now Playing

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is not showing in any theaters in the area.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

Roll over stars and click to rate.

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Most Popular Stories

  • The Express' November 2018 Endorsement Guide

    We endorse Schaaf, Ezzy Ashcraft, and Butt; along with Fortunato Bas, Thao, Middleton, and Whitaker for Oakland council and Knox White and Oddie for Alameda council.
  • A Guide to Oakland's Ballot Measures

    Six measures on the November ballot include new taxes, tax breaks, changes to existing taxes, worker and tenant protections, and education funding.
  • A New Berkeley Council?

    With two longtime councilmembers retiring and two vulnerable newcomers defending their seats, half of the city council could be gone next year.
  • A Guide to Berkeley's Ballot Measures

    Voters could expand rent control and approve millions of dollars for affordable housing and homeless services.
  • Two PACs Take Aim at Desley Brooks

    Building trades unions and some supporters of Mayor Libby Schaaf and ex-Mayor Jean Quan are hoping to oust Brooks, but the councilmember’s backers say the PACs are misrepresenting her record.

© 2018 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation