Release date:January 20, 2012
(3D/2D theaters and IMAX 3D)
Studio:Screen Gems (Sony)
Directors:Mans Marlind, Bjorn Stein
MPAA Rating:R (for strong violence and gore, and for some language)
Screenwriters:Len Wiseman, John Hlavin, Allison Burnett, J. Michael Straczynski
Starring:Kate Beckinsale, Stephen Rea, Michael Ealy, Theo James, India Eisley, Charles Dance
"Underworld Awakening" brings a stunning new dimension to the epic battle between Vampires and Lycans, as the first film in the franchise to shoot in 3D. Kate Beckinsale, star of the first two films, returns in her lead role as the vampire warrioress Selene, who escapes imprisonment to find herself in a world where humans have discovered the existence of both Vampire and Lycan clans, and are conducting an all-out war to eradicate both immortal species.