• Released
  • January 25, 2013
  • R , 1 hr 28 min
  • Sci-Fi/Fantasy
    3D
  • 1,527 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: Vigilante siblings, Hansel and Gretel, face an evil greater than witches: their past.

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Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
Wirkola tears through Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters with such giddy abandon, it ends up being splattery fanboy fun. Preposterous, clearly,...
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Keith Staskiewicz
An intermittently fun, but overexcited and predictable mish-mash.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Stephen Farber
The film is smart enough not to wear out its welcome. But that's the only sign of true intelligence in this juvenile caper.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Even if he's slumming, Renner gets it best: his dry delivery fully acknowledges the movie's ridiculousness. If you're planning on entering...
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38

Washington Post

A rarely funny spoof that's heavy on bone-crushing and blood-gushing.
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38

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters is more Gatling guns and grenades than The Brothers Grimm.
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25

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
In an age of zombies, werewolves and oversexed vampires, teens won't be shaking in their Uggs over ugly women with bad teeth flying around...
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25

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
The film can't be accused of taking itself seriously. Shot in 3-D, with lots of choppy action, a rudimentary plot, and plenty of...
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25

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This genre stew throws in so many ingredients - including sundry body parts that are cut off and go flying, and heads that explode - that...
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0

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
What to say about this lame-brained, limp dick attempt to update a classic Brothers Grimm tale into an f-bomb throwing vomit-inducing 3D...
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Rated R | For for strong fantasy horror violence and gore, brief sexuality/nudity and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Brisk, outrageous action movie has tons of witchy violence.
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