9 June 2012 2:01 AM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

With all the swinging axe action we've seen thus far in the trailers, we figured Timur Bekmambetov's Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter would be receiving an R rating from the MPAA, and now it's been made official thanks to the film's "violence throughout and brief sexuality".

The Tim Burton-produced, Timur Bekmambetov-directed horror adventure Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter stars Benjamin Walker, Anthony Mackie, Rufus Sewell, Dominic Cooper, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jimmi Simpson, Alan Tudyk, and Robin McLeavy. Look for it in theatres on June 22, 2012.


The film explores the secret life of our greatest president, and the untold history that shaped our nation. As a young boy, Abraham Lincoln witnesses the shocking death of his mother, leading him on a path to an ongoing war - and ultimately to the presidency - he chronicles in a hidden diary. The journal reveals the incredible story of a clandestine warrior who »

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