Blood: The Last Vampire, released in Japan as Last Blood (Japanese: ãƒ©ã‚¹ãƒˆãƒ»ãƒ–ãƒ©ãƒƒãƒ‰ Hepburn: Rasuto Buraddo?), is a 2009 English-language French horror-action film; it is the remake of the 2000 anime film of the same name.
Directed by Chris Nahon and co-produced by French company PathÃ© and Hong Kong company Edko with the blessing of Production I.G, the English-language film was released in Japan and other Asian markets on 29 May 2009. It was released in the United Kingdom on 26 June 2009 and saw a limited release to theatres in the United States starting on 10 July 2009. The film focuses on a half-human, half-vampire girl named Saya (Jun Ji-hyun, credited as Gianna Jun) who hunts full-blooded vampires in partnership with humans and seeks to destroy Onigen, the most powerful of vampires.