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Gretel & Hansel (2020)

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A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

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Oz Perkins (as Osgood Perkins)

Writer:

Rob Hayes
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Cast

Cast overview:
Sophia Lillis ... Gretel
Samuel Leakey ... Hansel (as Sammy Leakey)
Charles Babalola ... The Hunter
Alice Krige ... Holda
Jessica De Gouw ... Young Holda
Beatrix Perkins Beatrix Perkins ... Clicky
Ian Kenny ... Knight
Abdul Alshareef ... Knight
Manuel Pombo ... Knight
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A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for disturbing images/thematic content, and brief drug material | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Canada | Ireland | USA | South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 January 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gretel & Hansel See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, Ireland See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,154,007, 2 February 2020

Gross USA:

$15,154,299

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$18,524,055
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.55 : 1
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Trivia

It was announced in October 2018 that Sophia Lillis would star in "Gretel and Hansel" with Oz Perkins directing the film from a screenplay he co-wrote with Rob Hayes. In November 2018, Charles Babalola was casted as The Hunter. In April 2019, Alice Krige, Jessica De Gouw and Sam Leakey joined the cast, with Leakey making his acting debut. On November 9, 2018, filming started in Dublin, Ireland. See more »

Quotes

[to Gretel and Hansel as she kicks them out of their house]
Gretel & Hansel's Mother: Dig yourselves some pretty little graves, and dig one for your mother, too.
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Connections

References Kingswood Country: Sweet and Sour Charity (1981) See more »

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Gretel and little boy bore you and the witch to death and beyond.
31 January 2020 | by kamranRaSee all my reviews

Well this movie has nothing to do with Hansel and Gretel really they just used the name to get publicity. Hansel seems like an afterthought in this movie without no real impact.

The movie is really really boring and even though it is only 87 minutes it feels like a life time. This movie is like a dj who keeps building up and up and up but it never drops the beat never and you end up blue.

Buying couple beers will provide much more entertainment for you than watching this.


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