Underworld : rise of the Lycans
- BLU-RAY SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY (CEN)
Blu-ray version; Widescreen version.
English (TrueHD 5.1), dubbed French (TrueHD 5.1), dubbed Portuguese (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1), English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing ; (Special features: English dialogue, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles).
Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Rhona Mitra, Steven Mackintosh, Kevin Grevioux.
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2009.
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: R; for bloody violence and some sexuality.
Traces the origins of the centuries-old blood feud between the aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. In the Dark Ages, Lucian is a young Lycan who emerges as a powerful leader and rallies the werewolves to rise up against Viktor, the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja, the daughter of Viktor, in his battle against the Vampire army and his struggle for Lycan freedom.
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Based on the characters created by Kevin Grevioux and Len Wiseman & Danny McBride.
Special features: "Underworld: rise of the Lycans: from script to screen" featurette; "Recreating the Dark Ages: the look of Underworld: rise of the Lycans" featurette; music video 'Deathclub" by William Control; filmmaker commentary; Blu-ray exclusive: Send on-screen instant messages to friends around the worldwhile watching the movie together; "Behind the castle walls:" Picture-in-Picture; Lycanthropes around the world: an interactive map.