Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter completely bent the rules of storytelling by incorporating history with action and fantasy. Numerous films have a unique blend of action with fantasy while also incorporating old folklore. With that said, here’s a list of films you can watch if you like Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
Van Helsing (2004)
Van Helsing is a period action-horror fantasy film that is based on the character of the same name from the 1897 novel Dracula. However, the film features various monsters apart from Dracula, including Frankenstein’s monster, Mr. Hyde and Duerger. The film stars Hugh Jackman and Kate Beckinsale. Certainly, Van Helsing is a spectacular and fun film with a high voltage climax.
I, Frankenstein (2014)
The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
The Last Witch Hunter stars Vin Diesel as Kaulder, a witch hunter who is cursed with immortality after defeating the Witch Queen. Kaulder races against time to stop a ravaging plague unleashed by the Queen.
Seventh Son (2014)
Seventh Son has a large and talented ensemble cast, including Jeff Bridges, Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore, Alicia Vikander, Kit Harrington, and Djimon Hounsou. The film is loosely based on The Spook’s Apprentice and follows the adventures of Thomas Ward while serving as the Spook’s apprentice.
Dracula Untold (2014)
The film is a Dracula origin story and does not follow Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel’s original plot. Dracula is the monster alter ego of historical figure Vlad III “the Impaler” Drăculae. Vlad becomes a vampire to protect his family. Luke Evans plays the titular role of Dracula.
Underworld film series (2003 – 2016)
Underworld is a series of action horror films that star Kate Beckinsale as the vampire, Selene. The main plot of the series revolves around the war between the vampires and the Lycans.
The Mummy series (1999 – 2017)
The first three films star Brendan Fraser and the 2017 reboot film stars Tom Cruise. The villain of the first two films is Imhotep, the third film is Emperor Han, and the 2017 film is Ahmanet. However, the first three films are not related to the fourth as the fourth is a reboot. But all four films can be considered taking place in the same universe. Likewise, each film follows the protagonist trying to stop the resurrected mummy from destroying the world.
Interview With The Vampire (1994)
A gothic horror romance film starring Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, Christian Slater, Kirsten Dunst, Antonio Banderas, and Thandie Newton. The film chronicles Lestat and Louise’s time as vampires and turns ten-year-old Claudia into a vampire.
Solomon Kane (2009)
Solomon Kane is an entertaining action-adventure film. James Purefoy stars in the lead role and delivers a gratifying performance. The film is based on the pulp magazine character of the same name created by Robert E. Howard in 1928.
King Arthur (2004)
Action, historical, and fantasy film lovers will definitely enjoy all the films on this list. All films are excellent and worth watching. Happy Watching!