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Jack the Giant Slayer

PG-13| 1 hr. 53 min.

Plot Summary
When young farmhand Jack (Nicholas Hoult) unwittingly opens a portal between his realm and a race of giants, it rekindles an ancient war. Roaming Earth for the first time in centuries, the fearsome giants seek to reclaim the land they lost long ago. Jack has to face an army of foes that he thought existed only in legend, but through his arduous fight for the kingdom and its people, he may win the love of a brave princess, perhaps becoming a legend himself.

Cast: Nicholas Hoult , Eleanor Tomlinson , Ewan McGregor , Stanley Tucci , Eddie Marsan , Ewen Bremner , Ian McShane , Bill Nighy

Director: Bryan Singer

Genres: Fantasy, Adventure

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)

Release Date: March 1st, 2013|1 hr. 53 min.

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fan reviews ( 16 )
  • It's a bloodless, gutless piece of PG-13 fodder, geared to go down easy. That it does. It practically evaporates while you're watching it, lulling when you most want it to levitate. show more

  • Jack's problem is that he's a commoner, but the movie's problem is that its script is commoner still, an enchantment-free pretext for animated action, straight-ahead storytelling and ersatz romance. show more

  • Peter Jackson devotees may not like to hear this, but Jack the Giant Slayer is far more accomplished, visually speaking, than The Hobbit: An Unexpected Snooze, I mean, Journey. show more

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    i\'m 9 years old and I have to say, this movie is AMAZING

  • March 23, 2013 CHERYL
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    FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!!!! I saw it twice in 3D

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Weekend Box Office: `Jack the Giant Slayer' Wins With $28 Million

Posted by
Eric Larnick on March 3, 2013

LOS ANGELES - It wasn't exactly a mighty victory, but "Jack the Giant Slayer" won the weekend at the box office.The Warner Bros. 3-D action extravaganza, based on the Jack and the Beanstalk legend, ma...

'Jack the Giant Slayer' Reviews: What's the Word on Bryan Singer's Fantasy Film?

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on March 1, 2013

Giants are coming! This weekend, the fantasy film "Jack the Giant Slayer" stomps its way into theaters. Based on the fairy tales "Jack the Giant Killer" and "Jack and the Beanstalk," the film follo...

Bryan Singer on Inventing 'Jack the Giant Slayer' and Casting the 'Charismatic' Nicholas Hoult (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on February 26, 2013

Bryan Singer thought he was going to be the first to revive fairy tales with his take on Jack on the Beanstalk, "Jack the Giant Slayer," but the film, which hits theaters this Friday, was beaten to th...

'Jack The Giant Killer' Release Date Moves To 2013

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on January 19, 2012

It looks like the Nicholas Hoult star train has hit some delays. The up and comer -- who you might remember as either Beast in "X-Men: First Class" or the boy in "About A Boy" -- was poised to have a ...

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