Blade(Movie, 1998)

| 2h | Genres: Horror, Action
BladeRating: 3.4/5 (with 26792,679 votes)
Blade is a 1998 American superhero film directed by Stephen Norrington and written by David S. Goyer. Based on the Marvel Comics superhero of the same name, it is the first installment of the Blade franchise. The film stars Wesley Snipes as the titular character with Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson and N'Bushe Wright in supporting roles. Blade is a Dhampir, a human with vampire strengths but not their weaknesses, who fights against vampires. Blade was released in the United States on August 21, 1998, and was a commercial success, grossing $70 million at the U.S. box office, and $60.2 million worldwide. Despite mixed reviews from film critics, the film received a positive reception from audiences and has since garnered a cult following. It is also hailed as one of Snipes's signature roles. Blade was noted as a dark superhero film for its tim... ()
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Where to watch Blade (cinema/streaming/download)?

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h
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Awards & Nominations for Blade

MTV Movie Award for Best Villain

About Blade

The Daywalker known as "Blade" - a half-vampire, half-mortal man - becomes the protector of humanity against an underground army of vampires.

Trailer for Blade + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Moscow
Based on: "Blade" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Russian (RU)
Translated into 31 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/21/1998
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Blade, cazador de vampiros"
"Blade 1"
"Blade - the Daywalker"
"Skoteiní Dýnami"

3 movies in the Blade Collection

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