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Young Hercules (1998)

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This a prequel to the popular television series. In it a young Hercules, wanting to impress Zeus tries to recover something that his half-brother Ares stole from Zeus. But when his friend ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Young Hercules
... Young Iolaus
... Young Jason
Johna Stewart-Bowden ... Yvenna (as Johna Stewart)
... Pelias / Ares
... Discord
... Cheiron
... Alcmene
... Jeweler
... Thamus
... Liardus
... Enyo
Som Peri ... Mikos
Lionel Waaka ... Alcestor
Nick Kemplen ... Attica
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This a prequel to the popular television series. In it a young Hercules, wanting to impress Zeus tries to recover something that his half-brother Ares stole from Zeus. But when his friend Iolaus causes him to lose it, he is more depressed. His mother, Alcmene urges him to go to an academy for warriors led by a centaur, Cheiron. Iolaus is also there and they also meet Jason, heir to the throne of Corinth. When Jason learns that his father is ill, Hercules suggest that they seek out the Golden Fleece cause it might save his father. However, Ares is doing everything he can to stop them. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Where The Legendary Journeys Begins


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Rated PG-13 for continuous adventure violence and peril | See all certifications »
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30 August 1998 (USA)  »

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As Aventuras do Jovem Hércules  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Young Iolaus: It took you two weeks to get here? I've seen faster turtles.
Young Hercules: Yeah, as they were passing you on the street, I'm sure!
Young Iolaus: Oh, I'm *laughing*.
Young Jason: [getting between them] Hey, guys! Let's hit the track, huh?
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use of succes
11 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

The strange aspect is to not can criticize it. it is a MTV film, with a precise target, without high ambitions and proposing a more than easy story. the only virtue is Ian Bohen, as a good looking Hercules but far to be credible for the viewer who knows some Greek mythology. the film is almost an improvisation. or a mixture of characters, adventures, good intentions and fight scenes. nothing coherent, nothing credible. but right choice for a generation who, after 20 years, is , at first sigh, more preocupated by technology and video games, for who the easy stories - this more than the series - are good entertainment. after Xen and Hercules series, this film is not surprising or error. it represents only the use of succes in most simple way. nothing wrong. if you loos for real easy films.


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