Dark Prince The True Story of Dracula (2000)

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  • Vlad the Impaler Working
  • Passions of Dracula A True Story Working
  • Dark Prince Working


Romania has been occupied by Turkey, and is required to pay the Sultan a yearly tribute. Vlad Dracula's father is a prince of Romanian descent who has been allowed to occupy the Romanian throne, but he has grown tired of Turkish rule and resists paying the tribute. As a result, Vlad Dracula and his younger brother Radu are kidnapped and held hostage by the Turkish Sultan. Their father is later murdered. When the grown Vlad Dracula is finally released nine years later, he vows to avenge his father's death, to unite his people, and to liberate his brother Radu from the Sultan, using, in the process, the brutality which results in him being called 'Vlad the Impaler'.

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