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  • It's completely undone by its terrible screenplay, inept direction, oppressive musical score and muddy visual palette. show more

  • Director Uwe Boll sticks with what he knows -- how to turn video games into dull, cheap-looking movies. show more

  • A second-rate regurgitation of "The Lord of the Rings." Everything about it, down to the set and costume design, apes Peter Jackson's epic trilogy. However, while "The Lord of the Rings" was a grand story of scope and power, In the Name of the King feels small in more ways than one. show more

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