Fox wisely chose to announce the Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD debut of director Timur Bekmambetov’s Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter only a day shy of the world premiere of Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln trailer starring Daniel Day-Lewis. Look for Honest Abe’s segue into vampire hunting to be available on October 23, 2012.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter starring Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie and Mary Elizabeth Winstead is based on the New York Times Best Selling novel by Seth Grahame-Smith of the same name. The story looks at Honest Abe’s days before he became president shows that his nighttime hobby was anything but ordinary.
North American audiences weren’t too enthralled with Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter theatrically, resulting in a gross haul of $37.5 million from an estimated $69 million production budget. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter did perform better overseas with just over $60 million in business.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter will receive a Blu-ray 3D combo pack with Blu-ray and DVD, as well as a Blu-ray and DVD combo pack treatment. Both versions share the same bonus features as outlined below:
- The Great Calamity Graphic Novel
- Audio Commentary with Writer Seth Grahame-Smith
- The Making of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
- Dark Secrets: Book to Screen
- On the Set: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
- Vampire Hunting: Fight Choreography
- The Art of Transformation: Make-Up Effects
- A Visual Feast: Timur Bekmambetov’s Visual Style
- “Powerless” Music Video by Linkin Park
Click here to pre-order Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter on Blu-ray 3D combo pack for a discounted price at Amazon.com.
Click here to pre-order Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter on Blu-ray combo pack for a discounted price at Amazon.com.