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A prequel to the first two Underworld films, this fantasy explains the origins of the feud between the Vampires and the Lycans. Aided by his secret love, Sonja, courageous Lucian leads the Lycans in battle against brutal Vampire king Viktor. Determined to break the king's enslavement of his people,

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2009-01-22

Runtime 92 minutes

Budget $35m

Revenue $92m


TMDB 6.5


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nick_karlsons shared a tip "Good movie action"

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tomatotainment shared a tip "Lucian be spitting, he's so real"

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amy_santi shared a tip "Why Didnt They Do This First You Will Bawl Your Eyes Out"

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wolfinspace3d shared a tip "Best werewolf story/adaptation in modern movies yet! Favorite of a beloved series. First two were banger Prequel done right here!"

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leah_rose_7496 shared a tip "Love these movies own all of them"

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khari_ty_hardin shared a tip "An emotional and action packed prequel to the Underworld movies."

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sara_true shared a tip "i love this for michael sheen"

debra_scott_7566 shared a tip "Love this movie. My favorite of the underworld series"

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regina1026 shared a tip "Loved these movies. A great story about werewolves and vampires and the fight for dominance."

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edyta_maziarz-mierzejewski shared a tip "Great prequel."

argent_witch shared a tip "10/10"

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erica_beth_tompkins shared a tip "I love all of these!"

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devon_o_mon shared a tip "Best one in the series"

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maureen_murphy_9403 shared a tip "The whole series was really good!"

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sunflowerbaby19 shared a tip "This movie was emotional, and told Lucien's story amazingly."

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mskjersey shared a tip "The second best movie in the Underworld franchise! So good!"

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gloria_rivera_2896 shared a tip "Love it"

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daeghan_feniuck shared a tip "I would watch this one first before any of the other underworld movies, just my recommendation but it is about the history"

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keishastjacques shared a tip "This is actually the 3rd movie in the Underworld series, but it makes sense to watch first because it goes into the past."

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dio_nero shared a tip "Has everything a person needs to be engaged"

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ramona-lisa_mcdonald shared a tip "I really liked how they portrayed lycans in this movie. The backstory was very informative."

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