We got a batch of new pics from Samuel Goldwyn Films giving us a brief look into horror-action-thriller “Blood: The Last Vampire”
“Blood: The Last Vampire” brings to life an English language live-action feature movie of the original Japanese anime feature film from a producer of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” and “Hero.”
Gianna Jun (My Sassy Girl, Daisy) stars in the film as Saya, a 400-year-old demon-hunting vampire slayer working undercover in Japan for a secret organization, on a mission in the Vietnam War era. The cast also includes Koyuki (The Last Samurai, Always: Sunset on Third Street), Michael Byrne (Beyond the Sea, Gangs of New York), Colin Salmon (Resident Evil, Punisher: War Zone, Clubbed), and Allison Miller (“Kings”). The film features stunt choreographed by Cory Yuen (Transporter 3, Red Cliff), is produced by Bill Kong and Abel Nahmias, with screenplay by Chris Chow.
Directed by Chris Nahon, the horror-action-thriller is slated for release on July 10, 2009.