Hercules is an American adventure film directed by Brett Ratner and starring Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Reece Ritchie, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Joseph Fiennes, and John Hurt.
Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures' film HERCULES, starring Dwayne Johnson, bows on July 25th. Based on Radical Comics' Hercules by Steve Moore, this ensemble-action film is a revisionist take on the classic myth, HERCULES. The epic action film also stars Golden Globe Winner Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and Academy Award ®-nominee John Hurt.
- " In an age where all films of this ilk are fairly morbid affairs, seeing one that doesn't take itself too seriously is certainly a step in the right direction. " – Jennifer Heaton
- " A greatest hits of sweat-drenched, sword-slinging machismo. " – J. Olson
- " Color me “surprised” in regards to Brett Ratner's Hercules, an unexpectedly thrilling, smart and at times moving new take on everyone's favorite demigod. " – Charles Koplinski