The Last Voyage of the Demeter(2023)Movie Review:Excellent horror movie


The Last Voyage of the Demeter offers a gripping adaptation of a section from Bram Stoker’s renowned novel, Dracula. Co-written by Zak Olkewicz and Bragi Schut Jr., the script effectively introduces and develops its key players, crafting a group dynamic amongst the film’s main protagonists. Set aboard a massive ship, the movie’s nighttime setting contributes to its excellence, creating a visually stunning experience.

The film possesses an unwavering pace, skillfully maintaining suspense as it builds towards a crescendo of terror. Mysterious disappearances and supernatural encounters raise the stakes, leaving viewers on the edge of their seats. The atmosphere is both thrilling and chilling, as the well-acted performances bring authenticity and conviction to the characters, enabling emotional connections and a shared sense of fear. The characters’ reactions to the escalating horrors aboard the ship are portrayed with such realism that it becomes impossible not to be consumed by their terror.

The Last Voyage of the Demeter (2023) stands as a chilling masterpiece, setting a new standard for conventional monster or creature horror films. It’s highly recommended to catch this film in theaters, especially for horror enthusiasts. Additionally, there are noteworthy elements beyond the horror genre, including likable characters (a rarity in modern horror) and well-crafted dialogue that adds depth and keeps even the less captivating scenes engaging.

The Last Voyage of the Demeter(2023)details

Director:André Øvredal
Writers:Bragi F. Schut、Zak Olkewicz、Bram Stoker
Stars:Corey Hawkins、Aisling Franciosi、Liam Cunningham
Release date:August 11, 2023 (United States)
Countries of origin:United States、United Kingdom、Malta、Italy、Germany
Also known as:Dracula: Quỷ Dữ Thức Tỉnh,Le Dernier Voyage du Demeter(France),Die letzte Fahrt der Demeter(Germany),Demeter – Il risveglio di Dracula(Italy),El último viaje del Demeter(Spain)
Filming locations:Malta
Production companies:Amblin Partners、Dreamworks Pictures、Firebrand Video
Running time:118 min.

The Last Voyage of the Demeter(2023)storyline

Based on a single chapter, the Captain’s Log, from Bram Stoker’s classic 1897 novel “Dracula”, the story is set aboard the Russian schooner Demeter, which was chartered to carry private cargo – 24 unmarked wooden crates – from Carpathia to London. The film will detail the strange events that befell the doomed crew as they attempt to survive the ocean voyage, stalked each night by a terrifying presence on board the ship. When it finally arrived near Whitby Harbour, it was derelict. There was no trace of the crew.

The Last Voyage of the Demeter | Official Trailer

The Last Voyage of the Demeter(2023)top cast

  • Corey Hawkins(Clemens)
  • Aisling Franciosi(Anna)
  • Liam Cunningham(Captain Eliot)
  • David Dastmalchian(Wojchek)
  • Chris Walley(Abrams)
  • Jon Jon Briones(Joseph)
  • Stefan Kapicic(Olgaren)
  • Martin Furulund(Larsen)
  • Nikolai Nikolaeff(Petrofsky)
  • Woody Norman(Toby)
  • Javier Botet(Dracula)
  • Graham Turner(Constable)
  • Andy Murray(Deputy Fisher)
  • Nicolo Pasetti(Deputy Hirsch)
  • Christopher York(Fletcher)
  • Vladimir Cabak(Harbour Master)
  • Rudolf Danielewicz(Old Romani Wiseman)
  • Noureddine Farihi(One-Eyed Sailor)


Author:Gladys Walcott

My name is Gladys T. Walcott, and I’m a passionate fan of movies and TV shows. I enjoy writing reviews about films and TV shows, and I love to share my thoughts and opinions with others. I’m always open to discussions and feedback, so feel free to leave a comment and start a conversation with me.

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