The Countess

The Countess (2009)

She sacrificed all for love and others for beauty

  • Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, Mystery, Horror
  • Release Date: 2009-03-13
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 152 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 40min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: X Filme International
  • Production Country: France, Germany, United States of America
  • Director: Julie Delpy
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Kingdom of Hungary, 17th century. As she gets older, powerful Countess Erzsébet Báthory (1560-1614), blinded by the passion that she feels for a younger man, succumbs to the mad delusion that blood will keep her young and beautiful forever.

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  • Julie Delpy

    as Erzsébet Báthory
  • Daniel Brühl

    as István Thurzó
  • William Hurt

    as György Thurzó
  • Anamaria Marinca

    as Darvulia
  • Sebastian Blomberg

    as Dominic Vizakna
  • Adriana Altaras

    as Aunt Klara
  • Charly Hübner

    as Ferenc Nádasdy
  • Andy Gätjen

    as Miklós
  • Maria Simon

    as Helena
  • Frederick Lau

    as Janós
  • Katrin Pollitt

    as Dorothea
  • Anna Maria Mühe

    as Bertha
  • Marlis Eulitz

    as Zusanna
  • Christine Mayer

    as Kaija
  • Henriette Confurius

    as Kayla
  • Helen Woigk

    as Nadia
  • Jesse Inman

    as King Matthias
  • André Hennicke

    as Berthoni
  • Jeanette Hain

    as Anna Báthory
  • Robert Schupp

    as György Báthory
  • Felix Vörtler

    as Reverend Matej
  • Nora Waldstätten

    as Kate von Kraj
  • Anna Hausburg

    as Kasia von Rosenheim
  • Theresa Schwierske

    as Countess #1
  • Robert Lyons

    as Count #1
  • Wolfram Koch

    as Clockmaker
  • Arnd Klawitter

    as Judge
  • Nikolai Kinski

    as Teacher
  • Rolf Kanies

    as Count Krajevo
  • Doris Egbring-Kahn

    as Old Woman in Park
  • Sean McDonagh

    as Gravedigger
  • Erik Hansen

    as Bishop
  • Roland Florstedt

    as Old Minister
  • Thea Weber

    as Midwife
  • Steffen Scheumann

    as Peasant #1
  • Lutz Blochberger

    as Peasant #2
  • Georg Prang

    as Arresting Guard
  • Ella-Maria Gollmer

    as Erzsébet (Aged 13)
  • Paula Hartmann

    as Erzsébet (Aged 6)
  • Jack Owen Berglund

    as Ferenc Nádasdy (Aged 5)
  • Natascha Lawiszus

    as Anna (Aged 16)
  • Amber Bongard

    as Anna (Aged 11)
  • Helena Lindemann

    as Ursula (Aged 14)
  • Talia Rosenkranz

    as Ursula (Aged 9)
  • Justus Kammerer

    as Paul (Aged 13)
  • Lukas Till Berglund

    as Paul (Aged 7)
  • Paula Knüpling

    as Pola (Aged 12)
  • Audrey Käthe von Scheele

    as Pola (Aged 7)
  • Jakob Knoblauch

    as Peasant Boy
Writing Julie Delpy Screenplay
Directing Julie Delpy Director
Sound Julie Delpy Original Music Composer
Production Stefan Arndt Associate Producer
Production Manuela Stehr Associate Producer
Editing Andrew Bird Editor
Production Norbert Preuss Associate Producer
Crew Rainer Werner Stunt Coordinator
Sound Matthias Lempert Sound Designer
Sound Matthias Lempert Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Pierre-Yves Gayraud Costume Designer
Production Andro Steinborn Producer
Art Hubert Pouille Production Design
Production Anja Dihrberg Casting
Camera Martin Ruhe Director of Photography
Sound Kai Tebbel Sound Designer
Sound Kai Tebbel Supervising Sound Editor
Production Chris Coen Executive Producer
Production Hengameh Panahi Co-Producer
Production Christian Baute Executive Producer
Production Christopher Tuffin Producer
Sound Seppe van Groeningen Sound Recordist
Production Matthew E. Chausse Producer
Production Martin Shore Executive Producer
Production Skady Lis Executive Producer
Art Michael Fechner Set Decoration
Directing Caroline Veyssière Script Supervisor
Art Astrid Poeschke Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Kerstin Gaecklein Makeup & Hair
Costume & Make-Up Heiko Schmidt Makeup & Hair
Visual Effects Adolf Wojtinek Special Effects Supervisor
Sound Dirk Bombey Sound Recordist
Camera Robert Wedemeyer Grip
Directing Thorne Mutert Second Assistant Director
Directing Thorne Mutert Second Unit Director
Directing Scott Kirby First Assistant Director
Production Peter Hermann Production Manager
Production Gordon Steel Executive Producer
Crew Andreas Dobers Post-Production Manager
Crew Katharina Tebroke Post-Production Manager
Lighting Zoran Bravarić Gaffer