A European co-production directed by Slovakian filmmaker Juraj Jakubisko, the film stars Anna Friel (Goal!, London Boulevard) as Elizabeth Báthory, the infamous Hungarian serial killer remembered as the 'Blood Countess' due to legends of her bathing in the blood of her victims. Also features in the cast are Karel Roden (The Bourne Supremacy), Hans Matheson (Sherlock Holmes), Vincent Regan (Clash of the Titans) and Franco Nero (Camelot).
Take a look at the synopsis and trailer...
History remembers Countess Bathory as the most sadistic murderess who ever lived, a monstrous killer of more than 650 innocent lives, who delighted in the torture of her victims and bathed in their still warm blood in an unholy quest for immortality.
Anna Friel delivers a sensational performance as Bathory in the chilling true story of one of history’s most notorious tyrants. With epic and explosive battle scenes, this award-winning portrayal of the Countess challenges the traditional story and explores the woman behind the legend…
To be in with a chance of nabbing one of the DVDs, all you have to do is drop us an email with your contact details and the subject heading "BATHORY" before 5.30pm on Sunday, March 6th (UK entrants only, please).
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