Dracula Untold: An IMAX Experience Synopsis
Luke Evans (Fast & Furious 6, Immortals) stars in Dracula Untold, the origin story of the man who became Dracula. Gary Shore directs and Michael De Luca produces the epic action-adventure that co-stars Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, Diarmaid Murtagh...

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Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
Dracula Untold is a movie that gives good trailer. That's not surprising because it's a visually arresting saga. Unfortunately, the story...
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By Simon Abrams
The good news barely outweighs the bad in Dracula Untold, a lightweight war-adventure that is ultimately stranger and more enticing when it...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Bruce Ingram
Vlad’s numerous speeches about love, honor and family grow tedious, along with the film’s wooden dialogue in general. And it quickly...
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The Telegraph

By Tim Robey
If they had to give Drac an “origin story” this literal-minded, at least they had the sense to keep it keen and lively, whittled to a point.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
No campy vampire movie, and the early part of the film is well-made enough that the sadness of Vlad’s dilemma is truly felt.
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USA Today

At times Dracula Untold flirts with dullness so much that it might as well just stick a stake in the heart of Bram Stoker's legacy.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Kyle Anderson
It works neither as a sweeping historical epic nor as an action-horror hybrid.
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By James Berardinelli
Instead of being respectful of Bram Stoker's creation, it attempts to remake him as a tragic figure with superhero powers.
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Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
Too much of the last hour is a muddle of unconvincing, hard-to-read nighttime action scenes.
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By Scott Foundas
Dracula Untold opts for the stately, staid approach, and even at a mere 85 minutes (sans credits) it’s something of a bore — neither scary...
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By figman38
Despite some poor reviews I've read, I decided to go watch this in iMax... It was worth every penny... The special effects were remarkable, the storyline was well written, and you could definitely...

Fun date movie

By jc1701
Action for the guys, and a romantic love story for the ladies. Swords and corsets,... what's not to like? It is not your typical Dracula movie and it is NOT anywhere historically correct for the...


By ljupinka
Great story line with tons of action! A MUST SEE!!! Especially in IMAX!!!...

Excellent interpretation

By jjprietojr66
Very good movie! The visual effects, the action, the actors and storyline were entertaining and well done...

Nice effects. Engaging and fast paced storyline

By sjmohan
Not for young kids but Tweens and above could watch it, I suppose. Some liberties are taken with historical fact but then again that's to be expected....

Dracula Untold

By devans31033617
The movie was awesome! The actors and actresses were perfect for movie. The only problem I had was that the volume of the movie was extremely too LOUD which made it difficult to enjiy the full...

Good acting, needs better storyline

By michaelchiang89
Great overall. Good acting especially from Charles Dance and Sarah Gadon. Storyline could be better with more character developments and explanations for why Dracula fears the sunlight etc......

Great movie!

By pfhackett
I enjoyed this movie. I can't wait for the next one to come out!...


By tiberiusva
dracula was portrayed as a gero. interesting take on a classic story. Luke Evans was very good and did the required close up vampire expressions perfectly. the rest of the cast was fine but their...

Great movie

By calidiver
The story develops well and is very interesting. It's not all just blood and gore. There is good emotion to it all and the characters all have good stories. The actors seemed to have good chemistry....

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Vampire Attacks, Disturbing Images, Some Sensuality and Intense Sequences of Warfare
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Violent but dull Dracula tale should have stayed untold.
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