Movie: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Trailer (2012)
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Producer: Tim Burton
Writers: Seth Grahame-Smith (screenplay), Simon Kinberg (screenplay)
Stars: Benjamin Walker, Rufus Sewell and Dominic Cooper
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a 2012 American 3D supernatural horror film based on the 2010 mashup novel Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter. The film is directed by Timur Bekmambetov and is produced by Bekmambetov and Tim Burton. The novel’s author, Seth Grahame-Smith, wrote the adapted screenplay.
Benjamin Walker as the real-life figure Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States (1861-1865), is fictionally portrayed in the novel and the film as having a secret identity as a vampire hunter. President Abraham Lincoln’s mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, is killed by a supernatural creature and this fuels his passion to crush vampires and their slave-owning helpers.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter official movie trailer courtesy 20th Century Fox.