Hercules Review

The Plot Brett Ratner and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson bring a new version of half-man half-God all muscle Hercules to the big screen. With his stories being spread across the land, Hercules (Johnson) is hired by Lord Cotys (John Hurt) to bring down King Eurystheus (Joseph Fiennes) with a small army of men and his [...]

Hercules Director Brett Ratner Interview

Director Brett Ratner, best known for the Rush Hour series and X-Men The Last Stand finally gets to tackle his dream project Hercules with appropriately musclebound leading man Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. Here’s what he had to say during a London press conference with his cast to promote the film. Q: We see a lot [...]

Hercules Dwayne Johnson Interview

Former Wrestling superstar turned action movie hero Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock finally gets to take on his dream role of mythical hero Hercules. Directed by Brett Ratner and showcasing an eclectic global cast the sword and sandals epic fuses legend with CGI and real hulking muscles. Here’s what Dwayne had t say about the [...]

Brett Ratner’s Hercules Cast Grows

Rush Hour director Brett Ratner is making a new movie version of Hercules starring The Rock Dwayne Johnson.  Based on a graphic novel the revisionist history take on the classical hero will avoid all that Gods and Greek Mythology nonsense, re-imaging Hercules and his friends as simply a toga wearing version of the Expendables. Rufus [...]