Epic

Release Date: May 24th, 2013

DVD Release Date: August 20th, 2013

PG |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Mary Katherine (Amanda Seyfried), or M.K., is a headstrong, spirited teenager who has a strained relationship with her father (Jason Sudeikis). She loses patience with her dad's tales of unseen people who live in the woods, but when she is magically transported to that mythic realm, she gains new perspective. M.K. joins a race of beings known as the Leafmen in their battle to protect their queen (Beyoncé Knowles) from their enemies, evil Mandrake (Christoph Waltz) and his crew of Boggans.

Cast: Colin Farrell, Josh Hutcherson, Amanda Seyfried, Beyoncé , Christoph Waltz, Pitbull , Jason Sudeikis, Steven Tyler

Director: Chris Wedge

Genres: Adventure , Children , Action , Fantasy , Animated , Comedy

Production Co: Blue Sky Studios

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Spirited , Growing up , 2010s , Quest , Endearing , Father , Soldier ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    While it might not amount to epic animated filmmaking in terms of scope and invention, Epic, a 3D, CG adventure-fantasy from Blue Sky Studios, nevertheless makes for pleasantly engaging viewing. show more

  • 30
    Laremy LegelFilm.com

    Naming aside, Epic could have been good, except that it wasn’t, it was stone cold terrible, something even a six-year-old might scoff at. I know, I’m just as sad as you are about the whole thing. show more

  • 75
    Joe WilliamsSt. Louis Post-Dispatch

    In the roll call of visually distinctive ’toons, Epic looms large. show more

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