5.4/10
5,152
48 user 108 critic

Perfect Creature (2006)

Trailer
2:06 | Trailer

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ON DISC
ALL
The vampire myth is given a stylish 1960s treatment, where a human cop partners with a vampire cop to stop a vamp bent on creating a war between the two "separate but equal" races.

Director:

Glenn Standring

Writer:

Glenn Standring
Reviews
2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

The Kovak Box (2006)
Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A sci-fi writer (Hutton) is invited to an island for a conference, only to discover that he's become lured into a trap.

Director: Daniel Monzón
Stars: Timothy Hutton, Lucía Jiménez, David Kelly
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Set in a not-too-distant future in which a synthetic blood substitute, dispensed by the Romanian government, allows humans and vampires to potentially co-exist.

Director: Todor Chapkanov
Stars: Andrew Lee Potts, Heida Reed, Claudia Bassols
After Effect (2012)
Action | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

When college students sign up for what seems a simple paid research study, they soon realize their lives are in danger. Unfortunately they've unknowingly volunteered their bodies as human collateral in an ongoing U.S. Military experiment.

Director: David McElroy
Stars: Kirk Anderson, Daniel Baldwin, Geoff Brown
Eat Locals (2017)
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Facing difficult times and with their glory days long gone, the eight undisputed British vampire overlords gather up for their semi-centennial meeting. However, before the break of dawn, there will be blood. And corpses. Lots of them.

Director: Jason Flemyng
Stars: Freema Agyeman, Adrian Bower, Roman Clark
Shadowzone (1990)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

After someone is killed in the subterranean project called "Shadowzone," a NASA captain is called in to investigate. In the project, sleeping subjects are induced into a deep EDS state ... See full summary »

Director: J.S. Cardone
Stars: Louise Fletcher, David Beecroft, James Hong
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In Denmark, during the 6th century, Danish king Hrothgar and his warriors kill a troll whose son, Grendel, vows revenge.

Director: Sturla Gunnarsson
Stars: Hringur Ingvarsson, Spencer Wilding, Stellan Skarsgård
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

An adventurous group of friends dare to break into the abandoned orphanage and quickly find themselves trapped and fighting against unnatural forces.

Director: Mikey McGregor
Stars: Eric Roberts, Jesse James, Mercy Malick
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

An evil is unleashed in a small town when a logging company sets up shop in the neighboring woods.

Director: Jack Heller
Stars: Kevin Durand, Lukas Haas, Bianca Kajlich
The Calling (2000)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A woman is used as a pawn to bring to fruition the rule of the Antichrist.

Director: Richard Caesar
Stars: Laura Harris, Richard Lintern, Francis Magee
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

In the aftermath of an alien invasion, a feisty teenage girl sets out to protect her farm from human scavengers who will stop at nothing in order to survive in a post-apocalyptic world.

Director: Stéphanie Joalland
Stars: Dakota Blue Richards, Karl Davies, Jack McMullen
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The test is positive! Nicole, 49 year old mom, is pregnant again. Calamity or good news? The whole family is upside down.

Director: Nadège Loiseau
Stars: Karin Viard, Philippe Rebbot, Hélène Vincent
The Gates (2010)
Crime | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A metropolitan police officer becomes chief of police in a gated suburban neighborhood where vampires, werewolves, witches, and other supernatural entities reside.

Stars: Rhona Mitra, Frank Grillo, Marisol Nichols
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dougray Scott ... Silus
Saffron Burrows ... Lilly
Leo Gregory ... Edgar
Scott Wills ... Jones
Stuart Wilson ... Augustus
Craig Hall ... Dominic
Robbie Magasiva ... Frank
Lauren A Jackson Lauren A Jackson ... Stephanie Kelly (as Lauren Jackson)
Peter McCauley Peter McCauley ... Professor Liepsky
Glen Drake Glen Drake ... Console Operator #1
Stephen Ure ... Freddy
John Sumner ... Howard Anderson
Roi Taimana Roi Taimana ... Abernathy (as Roimata Taimana)
Aaron Murphy Aaron Murphy ... Slum Kid
Scott Morrison Scott Morrison ... Console Operator #2 (as Scotty Morrison)
Edit

Storyline

Set during the 1960s in an alternate New Zealand known as Nuovo Zelandia, PERFECT CREATURE imagines a world where vampires and humans peacefully co-exist, with the bloodsuckers the next step in human evolution. This delicate balance looks to be destroyed when an influenza epidemic begins to sweep the human population and one vampire turns to preying on humans. The church sends out Silus to catch the renegade vampire, Edgar. Silus joins forces with a human police captain, and discovers that Edgar harbors dark secrets. Written by bondish

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Humans And Vampires Have Lived In Harmony.... Until Now. . .


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and gore, and for language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

New Zealand | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2007 (New Zealand) See more »

Also Known As:

Criatura Perfeita See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,012,639
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In this movie, Lilly carries a Japanese Type 14 Nambu semi-automatic pistol and Det. Jones carries a German Model C96 "Broomhandle" Mauser. These very unusual pistols - particularly the Nambu - are virtually never seen outside WWII movies. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

 
atmosphere + ideas is not enough
3 May 2007 | by whotheffSee all my reviews

The movie has terrific atmosphere. There are only a few movies, which can make you feel that you "are" part of the movie. The original sets, the good camera angles helped a lot. There is much attention on detail - especially the technical devices.

The bad thing is that the imagination which was put into Perfect Creature was totally discoloured by the weak and the messed up scenes. I felt as if someone took a big scissors and cut of whatever did not fit the reel. There are many weak scenes which ruin the movie - mainly after the first half (maybe the man with the scissors came after that).

The other very annoying thing is how illogical is a vampire's thought. They only use their supernatural powers only to show off. Imagine you are so absorbed by the thrilling action, that you "feel" you would do this, and the character does just the opposite! As if they forget what superpowers they posses! The end was so quick and unclear, that i thought i have pressed the >> key... It deserves watching, but don't count on it..


6 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 48 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed