Universal’s “Dracula Untold” is gearing up to release in theaters in a few short weeks, and to get audiences in the spirit of the spirits, the studio has released a story trailer. In the new installment to the Dracula legacy, Luke Evans (Fast & Furious 6, The Hobbit series) transforms from the cursed man history knows as Vlad the Impaler to an all-powerful creature of the night.

This will be an origin story of the alluring immortal we have come to fear as the sun sets: Dracula. The film was directed by Gary Shore, and produced by Michael De Luca Joining Evans on screen will be Dominic Cooper, Sarah Gadon and Charles Dance. Alissa Phillips, Joe Caracciolo, Jr., Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni were the film’s executive producers.

The film will release nationwide on October 10, 2014.