Van Helsing

  • Hugh Jackman accidentally broke a Stuntman's hand while filming one of the action sequences in this film.
  • The apparatus shown in Dr. Frankenstein's lab in this film was antique medical equipment purchased on eBay.
  • The character of 'Van Helsing' is inspired from the story of a Dutch Vampire Hunter called 'Abraham Van Helsing'.
  • Hugh Jackman had hair extensions added to play the titular role of 'Van Helsing'.
  • This film was delivered to theatres under the name 'The Vatican Detective' to avoid any piracy attempts.