Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula
Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula (2000)

Parting company with the traditional filmic representations of vampire supreme Count Dracula, this made-for-cable film harks back to the known facts concerning Dracula's real-life "role model," 15th century Transylvanian… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: October 31, 2000
DVD Release Date: April 23, 2002
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mark Bourne

It plays hell with the facts and reduces its potentially gripping subject to cheesy soap operatic melodrama. How can hats being nailed to Turkish emissaries' heads be dull?

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Christopher Null

If you're looking for more of that Buffy experience, you've come to the wrong place.

Ryan Cracknell
Apollo Guide

Unlike the multitudes of generic rip offs that come out annually, this low-key effort finally puts a new spin on an old myth.

Scott Weinberg

Well-intentioned but goofy take on the old bloodsucker legend.

Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
This had its moments, but overall, felt too tv-ish.
Emily Armstrong
This movie could have been SO much better than it was. The story of Dracula the merciless prince was a good one, but they tried to murk it up with half-hearted… More
Marion Ravenwood
I thought this was a vampire film, nevertheless I watched the whole thing. I thought it was pretty good for what it was a historical / horror film.