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Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula (2000)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Biography, Horror, Thriller  |  31 October 2000 (USA)
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A warlord must fight a bloody battle in order to regain his kingdom.

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Christopher Brand ...
Bruno
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Father Stefan
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King Janos
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Aron
Radu Amzulescu ...
Inquisitor
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Woman at Fountain
Claudiu Bleont ...
Sultan Mohamed
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Prince Karl
Dan Bordeianu ...
Vlad III - Age 18
Victor Ungureanu ...
Vlad III - Age 8
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Vlad Dracula's Father
Sebastian Lupea ...
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A warlord must fight a bloody battle in order to regain his kingdom.

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In 2000, to promote the film's premiere, USA Network held a sweepstakes contest with a grand prize of $5,000 to the lucky person who can correctly identify five myths of Dracula as depicted in this film. See more »

Quotes

Vlad Dracula: No... no... please! Lidia, come walk with me!
Lidia: I will always walk with you.
[kisses her cross, then jumps]
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La Scarpa My Faict Mal
Written by Bernard Solomon (as J. Baird) and Frank Gari (as F. Gari)
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A very pleasant surprise. Mostly historical, mostly good.
21 August 2005 | by (victoria bc) – See all my reviews

This is a very loosely biographical based movie on Vlad Dracula, and it was a very refreshing change.

Roger Daltrey is the weakest actor, and he is pretty good.

Rudolf Martin was perfect for the role of Dracula, what a mix of passion, and vanity.

The story is fact based and if you know your history you can see it weaved though-out this tale. The sets are amazing for a fairly low budget movie.The fight scenes are fair to slightly above average, but this movie is so strongly written you can forgive the weaker fight scenes.

One of the Best Dracula movies I have seen, and by far the best low budget historical(ish) Vlad movie I have seen.


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