MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,991 this week

Hercules (I) (2005)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Adventure, Drama, Fantasy  |  16 May 2005 (USA)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 1,621 users  
Reviews: 45 user | 4 critic

A chronicle of the life of the Greek hero who after killing his three sons must perform five labors to repent.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 13 Oct 2011
 
a list of 6049 titles
created 07 Nov 2011
 
a list of 38 titles
created 22 Nov 2011
 
a list of 464 titles
created 10 Mar 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 01 Mar 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Hercules" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Hercules (TV Movie 2005)

Hercules (TV Movie 2005) on IMDb 5.8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hercules.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hercules II (TV Movie 2005)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Vincent Bataillon
Stars: William Shimell, Joyce DiDonato, Toby Spence
Hercules (1983)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version.

Director: Luigi Cozzi
Stars: Lou Ferrigno, Brad Harris, Sybil Danning
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Hercules, aided by his best friend Iolaus, goes on many adventures helping people and slaying mythical monsters using his half-god strength.

Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Kevin Smith
Cleopatra (TV Mini-Series 1999)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Cleopatra, the famed Egyptian Queen born in 69 B.C., is shown to have been brought by Roman ruler Julius Caesar at age 18. Caesar becomes sexually obsessed by the 18 year old queen, beds ... See full summary »

Stars: Billy Zane, Timothy Dalton, Rupert Graves
Helen of Troy (TV Movie 2003)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The abduction of beautiful Helen, wife of Spartan King Menelaus, by Paris of Troy triggers a long war.

Director: John Kent Harrison
Stars: Sienna Guillory, Matthew Marsden, Rufus Sewell
Hercules III (2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Hercules is the story of a common man: His actual name is Harakailash, his timid nature and compromising attitude has prompted the local people to call him Hercules in jest.

Directors: Abhijit Guha, Sudeshna Roy
Stars: Parambrata Chatterjee, Saswata Chatterjee, Paoli Dam
Coven (2006)
Short | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Arden Wohl
Stars: Domino Kirke, Tarajia Morrell, Leelee Sobieski
The Idol (2002)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Zao, a retired cook living alone in an apartment. His day-to-day life consists mostly of routine; he meets with a fellow retiree, waters his plants, etc. But his predictable lifestyle is ... See full summary »

Director: Samantha Lang
Stars: Leelee Sobieski, James Hong, Jean-Paul Roussillon
Hercules (2005)
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Tonislav Hristov
The Elder Son (2006)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A story of a Russian clarinetist living in Los Angeles, whose life changes when a young local car thief passes himself off as his long-lost son.

Director: Marius Balchunas
Stars: Shane West, Leelee Sobieski, Eric Balfour
Hercules in the Underworld (TV Movie 1994)
Fantasy | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Hercules is finally a happy family man with his wife Deianeira, two young sons Aeson and Clonus, daughter Ilea and in-living centaur Nessus. When a trickster lures men to fight -using a ... See full summary »

Director: Bill L. Norton
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Anthony Quinn, Tawny Kitaen
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Il Lim
Stars: Ron Perlman, Il Lim, Leelee Sobieski
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Leeanna Walsman ...
...
...
Jamie Croft ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Peter McCauley ...
...
Edit

Storyline

A chronicle of the life of the Greek hero who after killing his three sons must perform five labors to repent.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Half God. Half Man. All Power.


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 May 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Herkules  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Outstanding Message!
12 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I just finished watching this on Sci-Fi, and rushed online to see if I could order the DVD. This is also the first online review I have ever felt motivated to make OF ANY MOVIE.

IMO this is THE best done Hercules movie I've ever seen, primarily because the message. The point of the movie was not the heroics, nor the political intrigue, nor the subplots, nor the eye candy (though, I have to admit Paul Telfer was certainly that! then again, I've always been partial to dark hair and blue eyes... *purr*) or about the special effects. It was about an ordinary man who, through his actions and determination, fought back against the prevailing beliefs of his day, to come to the ultimate self-realization: I, AND NO ONE ELSE, DETERMINE MY DESTINY.

I watched this journey with my 10 year-old son, and in addition to the above, found example after example of courage and morals demonstrated. (Wish it was a little less gory in spots though.) The second biggest lesson my son took away from the movie was how Hercules, though it wasn't completely "his fault", took full, unremitting responsibility for his actions, and made every effort to make full restitution and make the wrong right. In contrast, we have the dumb-butts who took no responsibility at all for their actions. Wow!


12 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Incest Peach_Braxton
Does anyone know the real myth of Hercules le-fantome
bad acting, ugly people suspirito-azul
DVD from Hallmark Entertainment slated for Sept 6, 2005 Release flint19492001
Hercules review darkmarker
Homosexual Love Scene HermioneismyHero
Discuss Hercules (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page