20/03/2012 13:14 GMT | Updated 20/05/2012 06:12 BST

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - The 'Untold' Story Of America's 16th President (TRAILER)

Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Rufus Sewell and Mary Elizabeth Winstead star in this latest gothic adventure from the unusual mind of Tim Burton and his team. Here's the blurb:

"Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter explores the secret life of one of the greatest US presidents, and the untold story that shaped a nation. Visionary filmmakers Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov (director of Wanted) bring a fresh and visceral voice to the bloodthirsty lore of the vampire, imagining Lincoln as history's greatest hunter of the undead."

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is in UK cinemas on 2 August. Here are some more titbits in the trailer above, and pics below:

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter