Byzantium

Byzantium

"Irresistible. Immoral. Immortal."
  • R
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 58 min
  • 6.5  (41,182)
  • 66

Byzantium starts with an elderly man collecting a note dropped by a vampire, Eleanor. The note is part of Eleanor's memoirs. He invites her inside his home, only for Eleanor to mercy-kill him. Elsewhere, Eleanor's mother, Clara is being chased by a "Brethren" agent named Werner. Werner interrogates Clara about Eleanor, but Clara decapitates and incinerates him. The duo hide within a resort. Here, Clara discovers and swiftly seduces Noel, a lonely man who has inherited the Byzantium, a decrepit hotel. Elsewhere, Eleanor gains the attention of a waiter, Frank. Clara has converted the Byzantium into a brothel, while Eleanor enrolls in Frank's college and writes her origins for Frank. Smitten and aware of Frank's leukemia, Eleanor decides to turn Frank, while Clara seeks to kill him for knowing her origins. In the ensuing struggle, Noel becomes a casualty. As Clara seeks out Frank, the Brethren renew their hunt for Eleanor.

Byzantium
Byzantium (US)
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Byzantium starts with an elderly man collecting a note dropped by a vampire, Eleanor. The note is part of Eleanor's memoirs. He invites her inside his home, only for Eleanor to mercy-kill him. Elsewhere, Eleanor's mother, Clara is being chased by a "Brethren" agent named Werner. Werner interrogates Clara about Eleanor, but Clara decapitates and incinerates him.

The duo hide within a resort. Here, Clara discovers and swiftly seduces Noel, a lonely man who has inherited the Byzantium, a decrepit hotel. Elsewhere, Eleanor gains the attention of a waiter, Frank. Clara has converted the Byzantium into a brothel, while Eleanor enrolls in Frank's college and writes her origins for Frank.

Smitten and aware of Frank's leukemia, Eleanor decides to turn Frank, while Clara seeks to kill him for knowing her origins. In the ensuing struggle, Noel becomes a casualty. As Clara seeks out Frank, the Brethren renew their hunt for Eleanor.

Byzantium is a 2013 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 58 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 66.

Byzantium is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, The Roku Channel, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent Byzantium for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2013
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 58 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (41,182)
  • Metascore
    66