The Last Voyage of the Demeter | Official Trailer

A few things here. First up, since the chapter in Dracula ended with literally every single person on the boat dead, you have to wonder if the movie will go the same way. Are they going to kill that little kid? The dog? (Tell us at least the dog survives.) It would be an interesting, bold choice for a studio horror film to kill everyone, leave the villain alive, and then roll credits. So we’ll see.


Second... I don’t know. This trailer doesn’t really do much for me. Am I crazy here? Smashing Pumpkins aside, it looks pretty familiar, even though I’ve never seen a Dracula-on-a-boat story. Maybe it’s just the idea of a killer force in a singular location like in Alien that feels a little tired. At least the seafaring setting does offer some dynamic visuals, which you begin to see at the end of the trailer. But this trailer in particular doesn’t quite psyche me up for The Last Voyage of the Demeter. Maybe I’m wrong. Let us know below.

The film opens in theaters on August 11.

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