Hercules 3D

Hercules 3D

Hercules 3D

Dwayne Johnson is Hercules in this latest movie incarnation of the Greek legend, directed by Brett Ratner (Rush Hour), billed as "a revisionist take on the classic myth set in a grounded world where the supernatural does not exist." Having enduring his twelve labours penance, demigod Hercules has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord.

2014Rating: M, Violence, blood and infrequent coarse language98 minsUSA
ActionAdventureFantasy3D

Reviews & comments

Hercu-nan or Con

Hercules (2014) I had low hopes going in, with nothing but enjoyment, yet found myself thoroughly enjoying the action scenes, even feeling jumpy in a couple of places! Amazing in 3D and worth it for the action.The vistas where right up there with 'Lord of the Rings’ and the action had normal footage, so easy to watch. Reminded me a lot of ‘Conan the...

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

A refreshingly human spin... grandly scaled, solidly entertaining popcorn pic.

Total Film

Total Film

press

Delivers fast, fun thrills to score a sound victory over Renny Harlin’s laborious The Legend Of Hercules.

Time Out

Time Out

press

Yet another interminable, CGI-drenched mythic mish-mash with far more money than brain cells.

2.0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A cheerfully ridiculous and entertaining film.

3.0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

There's just enough plot to keep the movie lurching forward, and there are plenty of battle scenes to delight connoisseurs of carnage.

FilmInk

FilmInk

press

As a humorous blockbuster action Hercules is worth its weight in gold.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Ratner and Johnson are out to entertain you - no more, no less. And that is just what they do.

3.0
Variety

Variety

press

A refreshingly human spin... grandly scaled, solidly entertaining popcorn pic.

Total Film

Total Film

press

Delivers fast, fun thrills to score a sound victory over Renny Harlin’s laborious The Legend Of Hercules.

Time Out

Time Out

press

Yet another interminable, CGI-drenched mythic mish-mash with far more money than brain cells.

2.0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A cheerfully ridiculous and entertaining film.

3.0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

There's just enough plot to keep the movie lurching forward, and there are plenty of battle scenes to delight connoisseurs of carnage.

FilmInk

FilmInk

press

As a humorous blockbuster action Hercules is worth its weight in gold.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Ratner and Johnson are out to entertain you - no more, no less. And that is just what they do.

3.0

Hercu-nan or Con

Hercules (2014) I had low hopes going in, with nothing but enjoyment, yet found myself thoroughly enjoying the action scenes, even feeling jumpy in a couple of places! Amazing in 3D and worth it for the action.The vistas where right up there with 'Lord of the Rings’ and the action had normal footage, so easy to watch. Reminded me a lot of ‘Conan the...

4.0