The film stars Thomas Kretschmann – Marta Gastini – Asia Argento – Unax Ugalde – Miriam Giovanelli – Maria Cristina Heller – Franco Ravera – Augusto Zucchi and Rutger Hauer in the role of Van Helsing.
Synopsis: “TRANSYLVANIA, 1893. One night in the woods adjacent to Passo Borgo, at the foot of the Carpazi mountains, a couple of young lovers, Tania and Milos, secretly meet. On her way home, Tania is chased and overcome by a “dark shadow” that kills her. In those days Jonathan Harker, a young librarian, arrives at the village hired by Count Dracula, a nobleman from the area. Tania’s body mysteriously disappears from the cemetery. In the meantime Harker, before going to Count Dracula’s castle, takes the opportunity to visit Lucy Kisslinger, his wife Mina’s best friend as well as the daughter of the local mayor.”