Who are the 3 Brides in Van Helsing?

The Brides are Dracula’s wives and henchwomen in the 2004 movie Van Helsing. They consist of Marishka (Josie Maran), Verona (Silvia Colloca), and Aleera (Elena Anaya). Their main goal is to serve their master, Vladislaus Dracula (Richard Roxburgh), and to bring their children to life.

Why does Dracula have 3 Brides?

They are three seductive female vampire “sisters” who reside with Count Dracula in his castle in Transylvania, where they entrance men with their beauty and charm, and then proceed to feed upon them. Dracula provides them with victims to devour, mainly implied to be infants….

Brides of Dracula
Nationality Romanian

How does Van Helsing kill the brides?

However, they were stopped when they felt the death of their sister bride Marishka, causing the two to revert to their vampire forms, and flee back to Castle Dracula. Verona was killed after realizing Van Helsing’s carriage was a decoy carrying a stake bomb, which exploded, sending stakes into her body, killing her.

Is Anna Valerious related to Dracula?

She is the descendant of Valerious The Elder, daughter of King Boris Valerious and sister of Prince Velkan Valerious. Count Dracula has been killing her family and she wants revenge–in addition, her family cannot leave purgatory until he is killed. Anna also holds a personal grudge with Aleera for reasons unknown.

Does Dracula love Jonathan?

There’s nothing loving in anything Dracula does. There’s a point where Dracula alleges to being “in love” with Jonathan Harker. This confession comes right before Dracula promises three other vampires they can do whatever they want with Harker once Dracula has had his way.

Why was there never a Van Helsing 2?

While it’s clear that Universal had plans for multiple sequels to Van Helsing, it’s completely unclear as to what those would have been. It’s likely that they hadn’t even begun to really break the story for a follow-up when the decision was made to just abandon the franchise cold turkey.