There are few characters, in any medium that has had more exposure than Dracula himself. So here we go again, with another Dracula movie. This movie, a glimpse into the origin of the legend himself. Choosing to go with the Bram Stoker’s origin of Dracula being Vlad The Impaler.
The story follows Vlad as he tries to maintain a peace over his country of Transylvania. When the threat of the Turkish Empire becomes too real to ignore. He seeks out an ancient and evil power in which to combat the Turkish force. In this film, he is portrayed as an honorable family man, and his transition to becoming Dracula is an act of courage and sacrifice. Many people feared this movie, its sounds pretty cheesy. However, I must admit, it’s actually a pretty fair movie.