In his search for the Lightbringer, Dracula crosses paths with a beautiful and remarkable crusader named Alina who bears a remarkable resemblance to his murdered bride. One look at her and Dracula is immediately smitten. Could Alina be the reincarnation of his long-dead love? Dracula has Alina kidnapped and brought to his castle where the beast must now try to win his Beauty's heart. But time is running out for Dracula to convince Alina of her true feelings. Her companions - the renowned vampire hunter Van Helsing, the handsome love-struck thief Lucien, her feisty younger sister Esme, and Andros, a vampire slayer from the frozen north - are determined to rescue Alina and kill Dracula in the process.