• Released
  • January 10, 2014
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 38 min
  • Action/Adventure
  • 1,222 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom.

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USA Today

By Scott Bowles
There's a fun retro camp to Hercules, with nods to classics such as Ben-Hur and Spartacus, as Hercules finds himself rowing slave ships and...
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40

Empire

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The action comes thick and fast but the storyline is generic and Lutz makes a particularly dull hero. An Erymanthian bore.
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40

New York Magazine (Vulture)

By Bilge Ebiri
Like so many of today’s action films, The Legend of Hercules is too busy peddling slick, stone-faced portent to ever bother making us...
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39

Film.com

By Matt Patches
While the art of action filmmaking depreciates, Harlin remains steadfast in his classicism, even if the movie doesn’t have the foundation...
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38

RogerEbert.com

By Susan Wloszczyna
While Lutz might possess the beefcake to fill out his chest armor, he lacks the acting chops to make us much care about the fate of his...
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38

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
At times, with its stiff, charisma-impaired cast, its digital sets and slo-mo slaughter, The Legend of Hercules has a whiff of the Augean...
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38

Slant Magazine

By Kenji Fujishima
Given its virtuous subject matter and the relative bloodlessness of its violence, perhaps Renny Harlin means for this film to be a means of...
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20

The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
If The Legend of Hercules were just a little more inept or over-the-top, it might have been ridiculous fun. As it is, unfortunately, Harlin...
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20

Austin Chronicle

While watching it, I kept thinking this was like "47 Ronin," in which an unfortunate novice director was given a project way out of his or...
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20

The Dissolve

By Keith Phipps
Where 300 made a virtue of its low budget by stripping the visuals down to their essential elements, the shot-in-Bulgaria Legend Of...
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one of the worst movies i ever watched

By mdorgha
As many who watched this movie, i saw the trailers before and said to my self : This is going to be a good a** movie". I now Regret those words. You can say that the movie has a good story but a very...

What a joke

By Staydown046
No ratings/review from me....

just wait for Dwayne Johnson

By renatopalma1086
Keenan Lutz is not starring actor material...

Great Movie!

By jamar212002
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The legend of Hercules

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Anyone who likes Greek mythology will love this movie plus it had lots of action and drama and great special-effects!...

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Rated PG-13 | For Some Sensuality, Intense Combat Action and Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Mythical tale is violent and poorly executed.
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