Far Cry (2004)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 1,949 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 2 critic

You play a man who finds himself trapped on a mad scientist's private tropical island with ruthless mercenaries and worse.


0Check in

TV Spotlight: The Top 10 Episodes of "The Walking Dead"

We've curated a list of the top 10 episodes of "The Walking Dead" according to the IMDb user ratings.

Read More

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 21 titles
created 18 Feb 2012
a list of 44 titles
created 14 Apr 2013
a list of 44 titles
created 01 Nov 2013
a list of 28 titles
created 03 Sep 2014
a list of 40 titles
created 1 month ago

Related Items

Search for "Far Cry" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Far Cry (Video Game 2004)

Far Cry (Video Game 2004) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Far Cry.

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »


Cast overview:
Peter Thias ...
Jack Carver (voice)
Harlan Doyle (voice)
Adriana Anderson ...
Robert Burns ...
Ken Samuels ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Andy Chase ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Additional Voices (voice)
Mikael Morris ...
Additional Voices (voice) (as Mike Morris)
Eddie Crew ...
Additional Voices (voice)


You play a man who finds himself trapped on a mad scientist's private tropical island with ruthless mercenaries and worse.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Welcome to paradise. See more »


M | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

20 April 2004 (Germany)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


See  »

Did You Know?


Ironically, the mercenaries in the control center in the swamp were about to watch a movie called, "Jungle Killer III: Revenge of the Mutants". See more »


Followed by Far Cry 4 (2014) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Trouble in paradise
10 October 2007 | by (Slovenia) – See all my reviews

Far Cry is one of the most overrated games in 2004. Some people say that this game is the best FPS game after legendary Half Life from 1998. I disagree. Far Cry is just an average FPS game with boring story, stereotypical characters and annoying game play.

Now, the game really looks fantastic. Most of the game takes place on tropical islands in South Pacific and the islands are just beautiful to watch, the sea, waterfalls and jungles look really good and breathtaking, but good graphics doesn't bring good game.

The story is boring and typical even for the worst FPS games: we have one guy with a lot of guns against the army of bad guys and (of course) genetic mutants. Most of the time you are just walking from one island to another, shooting and killing everyone you meet without having a clue what's going on. The enemies are ten times stronger than you, they can see you from a mile away, hear one little sound and they put the entire place on full alert, knowing exactly where you are, I even heard that they can see you threw the walls and rocks which is really stupid and unrealistic. There is no strategy while approaching to the enemy, all the time you are just shooting at them. And sometimes you'll have to shoot at them in different directions, because they can attack you from the air, water and jungle at the same time. The game become very boring after a few hours, because it's all the same; you come to the island, start shooting at the enemy, enter a base or laboratory, shoot new bunch of enemies, push the button or something like that and in the end shoot some more enemies. Maybe it's fun and challenging game for young players, but for me (I like the games with story and challenge, not "shoot to kill" games) it was just a waste of time. There are some cool things in the game, you can switch walking on foot and driving with jeeps, boats,... but that's not enough for a good game.

Far Cry is overall an average FPS game with bad story and terrible voice acting, annoying game play and after a few hours it become boring and predictable. Trouble in paradise for teenagers.

10 of 35 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
voice talents? Fibo112358
Germany?? Krede2630
Game Pad/Joypad El Grego
64 bit version :) mkturner-1
Discuss Far Cry (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: