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The Legend of Hercules (2014)

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The origin story of the mythical Greek hero. 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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Mariah Gale ...
Kakia
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Dimiter Doichinov ...
King Galenus / Champion #1 (as Dimitar Doychinov)
Nikolai Sotirov ...
King Tallas (as Nikolay Sotirov)
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Half Face / Champion #3
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Storyline

In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his destiny. He desires only one thing: the love of Hebe, Princess of Crete, who has been promised to his own brother. When Hercules learns of his greater purpose, he must choose: to flee with his true love or to fulfill his destiny and become the true hero of his time. The story behind one of the greatest myths is revealed in this action-packed epic - a tale of love, sacrifice and the strength of the human spirit. Written by Millennium Entertainment

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Half god. All hero. See more »


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

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10 January 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hercules: The Legend Begins  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$8,868,318 (USA) (10 January 2014)

Gross:

$18,821,279 (USA) (7 March 2014)
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2.35 : 1
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Kellan Lutz said that his co-star Scott Adkins had the body of a god and that his physique was so great that it looked green-screened, and "did not make his Hercules character look too well". See more »

Goofs

When Hebe stabs her self, the knife/dagger is under her armpit before the shot changes to the knife in her shoulder. See more »

Quotes

King Amphitryon: Have you come to bring the wrath of Zeus upon me boy?
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Version of Hercules (1983) See more »

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Cinnamon Stew
Written by Valère Kaletka, Jacques Saly, Mathieu Lavarenne & Pat Jabbar
Performed by Oxalys XL
Barraka Publishing
Courtesy of Barraka El Farnatshi
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Unbelievably Awful
14 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

It is absolutely shocking that this movie came out in today's market. The dialog was horrible: cliché and predictable. The entire film was, in fact, predictable. We saw the previews, we went to the film, and about ten minutes in we knew it was bad. We gave it a chance, hoping it would get better, that it would redeem itself in some way. It did not. It got worse. If you are just looking for an entertaining film, this is a major disappointment, to say the least. Obvious special effects, slow motion for every other move in every fight scene, and terrible, I mean tragic, dialog. If you are a fan of Greek mythology, it's downright offensive. Don't waste your time or your money.


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