|release date||July 17 2007|
|studio||Fox Home Video|
|starring||Dougray Scott, Saffron Burrows, Leo Gregory, Scott Will|
|tagline||His blood will change the world.|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisSet during the 1960s in an alternate New Zealand known as Nuovo Zelandia, PERFECT CREATURE imagines a world where vampires and humans peacefully co-exist, with the bloodsuckers the next step in human evolution. This delicate balance looks to be destroyed when an influenza epidemic begins to sweep the human population and one vampire turns to preying on humans. The church sends out Silus (Scott) to catch the renegade vampire, Edgar. Silus joins forces with a human police captain (Burrows), and discovers that Edgar harbors dark secrets.
After a seemingly endless journey, PERFECT CREATURE finally made its way to DVD recently. Fox has been sitting on this one for about two years after it was picked up at Cannes, and for a brief period there was some talk of a theater run, but here we are. It has a nice polished look, and shows that New Zealand still likes to take its stab at horror films when it can. Although not nearly as violent as some of its native brothers, it is something original in the seemingly cookie-cutter vampire sub-genre. …Read More