Screen Gems has moved the release date for “Priest
” up from October 1, 2010 to August 27. “Priest” will be taking the spot of Milla Jovovich
horror sequel “Resident Evil: Afterlife
.” “Resident Evil” has been moved back to a new opening date of January 14th, 2011.
The film, based on a TokyoPop comic book, is set in a world of centuries of war between mankind and the vampire race, which centers on a warrior priest who turns against the church when his niece is kidnapped by a murderous band of vampires which he goes tracking down.
“Priest”, written and directed by Scott Stewart
, stars Paul Bettany, Cam Gigandet, Maggie Q, Karl Urban, Stephen Moyer, Lily Collins, Christopher Plummer, Brad Dourif
and Madchen Amick
. [source: STYD