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Masters of the Universe Reviews

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Roger Hurlburt
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

If not for the superb villainy of Frank Langella, who plays the evil Skeletor, Masters of the Universe would be as barren as an asteroid.

Full Review Source: South Florida Sun-Sentinel

July 11, 2014
Johanna Steinmetz
Chicago Tribune
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Everyone knows how the battles will turn out. It`s what`s between them that raises Masters Of The Universe ever so slightly above the mediocre.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 11, 2014
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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With Masters of the Universe -- the latest numbskull entertainment from the creators of Castle Greyskull -- He-Man makes the transition from animation to live action. Taking a live actor along for the ride might have helped.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 1/4

July 11, 2014
Michael Wilmington
Los Angeles Times
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A misfiring, underdone epic that takes its inspiration not from life or literature, but from a toy line and the cartoon series it inspired.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times

July 11, 2014
David Parkinson
Radio Times

It is exceedingly difficult to make convincing live-action versions of cult cartoon strips, and this big-screen version of the momentarily popular TV series is one of the least successful attempts.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 2/5

July 11, 2014
Bob Morris
Orlando Sentinel
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If nothing else, we can probably thank Lundgren for ensuring that there will be no more Rambo movies in the near future because he has obviously depleted the world supply of body grease.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel

July 11, 2014
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

It is by no means a masterpiece, but it still possesses some keen schlock value for fans of eighties cinema.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

December 6, 2012

Empire Magazine

The first film to be based on a line of toys, this might not be the last, but it'd take something awful to replace it as the worst.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 1/5

May 13, 2008

TV Guide's Movie Guide

There are some decent special effects, but overall it's about what you'd expect from a movie inspired by a line of toys.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

May 13, 2008
Variety Staff
Variety
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The result is a colossal bore.

Full Review Source: Variety

May 13, 2008
Mark Salisbury
Time Out
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There are lots of flashes and bangs, but the effects are neither special nor camp enough to be more than vaguely amusing.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Clint Morris
Moviehole

Goddard does a good job of bringing the characters to life....a treat for the fans

| Original Score: 3/5

May 12, 2005
Walter Goodman
New York Times
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Their weapons make a Fourth of July sparkler show, but they almost never hit anybody.

Full Review Source: New York Times

May 21, 2003
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

Halfway through this live action version of the popular early 1980s kiddies TV show, I wondered what I had done wrong to deserve all this pain and suffering.

Full Review Source: Sci-Fi Movie Page | Original Score: 0/4

November 7, 2002

stinks

| Original Score: 3/5

August 1, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

I'm not saying He-Man deserved all that brilliant of a movie ... but this thing's a freaking disaster.

| Original Score: 1/5

July 25, 2002
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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Little kids at play have come up with craftier plots, better characterization and conceivably more spectacular effects -- provided their mothers let them play with matches.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 10, 2005
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review

| Original Score: 1/5

July 7, 2005
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

May 10, 2004
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