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Seventh Son (2014)

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When Mother Malkin, the queen of evil witches, escapes the pit she was imprisoned in by professional monster hunter Spook decades ago and kills his apprentice, he recruits young Tom, the seventh son of the seventh son, to help him.

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Sergei Bodrov

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Charles Leavitt (screenplay by), Steven Knight (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeff Bridges ... Master Gregory
Ben Barnes ... Tom Ward
Julianne Moore ... Mother Malkin
Alicia Vikander ... Alice
Antje Traue ... Bony Lizzie
Olivia Williams ... Mam Ward
John DeSantis ... Tusk
Kit Harington ... Mr. Bradley
Djimon Hounsou ... Radu
Gerard Plunkett ... Inquisitor
Jason Scott Lee ... Urag
Kandyse McClure ... Sarikin
Luc Roderique ... Strix
Zahf Paroo ... Virahadra
Timothy Webber ... Malcom Ward
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Storyline

John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected his country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry on his trade. Most have failed to survive. The last hope is a young farmer's son named Thomas Ward. Will he survive the training to become the spook that so many others couldn't? Should he trust the girl with pointy shoes? How can Thomas stand a chance against Mother Malkin, the most dangerous witch in the county? Written by Anonymous

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In the face of evil, claim your destiny. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense fantasy violence and action throughout, frightening images and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Both Ben Barnes (Tom Ward) & Jeff Bridges (Master Gregory) have played villains in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) after turning on their friends. Barnes as Billy Russo in "The Punisher" Netflix series turns on his friend Frank Castle/The Punisher & Bridges in "Iron Man 1" turns on Tony Stark/Iron Man. See more »

Goofs

The cut from the cat woman on his arm in the end battle vanished and you can only see the rip in the shirt. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mother Malkin: Gregory! Gregory! Have mercy. Release me. Gregory! Come back! Gregory!
Mother Malkin: [seasons come and go] My power returns with the rise of the blood moon. Hell awakens.
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16 March 2019 | by djsaigonSee all my reviews

If you liked Hansel & Gretel Witch Hunters, Pompeii, Van Helsing, Clash & Wrath of the Titans you will like this movie!


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Language:

English

Release Date:

6 February 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Spook's Apprentice See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$95,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,217,640, 8 February 2015

Gross USA:

$17,223,265

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$114,178,613
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2.39 : 1
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