Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

Every war has a beginning.

  • Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2009-01-22
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 1782 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 32min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Screen Gems
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Patrick Tatopoulos
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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, Lucian faces off against the Death Dealer army in a bid for Lycan independence.

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  • Bill Nighy

    as Viktor
  • Michael Sheen

    as Lucian
  • Rhona Mitra

    as Sonja
  • Shane Brolly

    as Kraven
  • Steven Mackintosh

    as Andreas Tanis
  • Kevin Grevioux

    as Raze
  • David Aston

    as Coloman
  • Geraldine Brophy

    as Nobleman's Wife
  • Leighton Cardno

    as Fearful Lycan
  • Alexander Carroll

    as Young Lucian
  • Elizabeth Hawthorne

    as Orsova
  • Jason Hood

    as Death Dealer
  • Mark Mitchinson

    as Nobleman
  • Craig Parker

    as Sabas
  • Timothy Raby

    as Janosh
  • Tania Nolan

    as Luka
  • Kate Beckinsale

    as Selene
  • Jared Turner

    as Xristo
  • Olivia Taylforth

    as Young Sonja
Directing Patrick Tatopoulos Director
Writing Kevin Grevioux Characters
Writing Len Wiseman Characters
Production Beth DePatie Executive Producer
Production Len Wiseman Producer
Production Kevin Grevioux Producer
Production Gary Lucchesi Producer
Camera Ross Emery Director of Photography
Editing Ethan Maniquis Editor
Art Dan Hennah Production Design
Art Brendan Heffernan Art Direction
Art Gary Mackay Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Jane Holland Costume Design
Crew Jeff Flitton Makeup Effects
Costume & Make-Up Connie Grayson Criswell Hairstylist
Lighting Jamie Couper Lighting Technician
Lighting John Enright Best Boy Electric
Lighting Sean O'Neill Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Sian Evans Costume Supervisor
Writing Danny McBride Characters
Writing Danny McBride Screenplay
Production Liz Mullane Casting
Crew Sean Button Stunts
Crew Hauk Olafsson Special Effects
Crew Tim Rigby Stunts