5.1/10
114,523
559 user 249 critic

10,000 BC (2008)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 7 March 2008 (USA)
A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.

Director:

Reviews
Popularity
2,761 ( 419)

Watch Now

From $0.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON TV
ON DISC
ALL

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Warlord (as Ben Badra)
...
Ka'Ren (as Mo Zainal)
...
Mona Hammond ...
Old Mother
...
One-Eye
...
Moha
...
Lu'kibu
...
Narrator (voice)
Kristian Beazley ...
D'Leh's Father
Junior Oliphant ...
Tudu
Louise Tu'u ...
Baku's Mother
Edit

Storyline

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter named D'Leh's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe. When a band of mysterious horse-riding warlords raid the Yaghal camp and kidnaps his heart's desire - the beautiful Evolet along with many others, D'Leh is forced to lead a small group of hunters south to pursue the warlords to the end of the world to save her. Driven by destiny, the unlikely band of warriors must battle saber-toothed cats and terror birds in the Levant. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

hunter | tribe | mammoth | captive | epic | See All (261) »

Taglines:

It takes a hero to change the world. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense action and violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

7 March 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

10.000 A.C.  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$105,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

BRL 2,748,109 (Brazil) (9 March 2008)

Gross:

$94,784,201 (USA) (19 June 2008)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Not screened for critics; only a 20-minute excerpt was shown to journalists. See more »

Goofs

During the terror bird attack, we see men riding horses. The earliest evidence of the domestication of horses dates back to 3,500 BC - some 6,500 years after the time setting of the movie. See more »

Quotes

D'Leh: Look how fast its growing.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Roland Emmerich - Mein Leben (2009) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Roland Emmerich hits a new low
8 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Well, aside from the historical inaccuracies that everyone has pointed out, this movie had horrid acting, insipid dialog, and a cliché plot line that any moderately skilled elementary school kid could have written. So what are the redeeming qualities of this movie? The scenery, some of the CGI, and that's about it. On a technical level, I found it hilarious that for all the hype about this movie, it was far worse than I could have imagined. Someone made a comment about the lighting of this movie. There were definitely inconsistencies in the lighting, which added to the list of things wrong with this movie and made it feel like perhaps it was a rushed project.

I think if this movie were made without any dialog except for the narrative, it would have been much more enjoyable as a whole.


206 of 366 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Here We Go: Welcome to "The IMDb Show"

Kevin Smith weighs in on Justice League and the future of DC and Marvel, and answers fan questions. Plus, we battle with fans over who played the greatest Batman of all time.

Here we go