Krull

Critic Score

33%

User Score

51%
In theaters Jul 29, 1983
PG, 2 hr.

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Movie Info

Synopsis: Meant to be a whimsical sword-and-sorcery film about a prince out to save his princess from the jaws of the Beast, Krull has enough scenes borrowed from blockbuster predecessors (Raiders of the Lost
Director: Peter Yates
Rated: PG
Running Time: 2 hr.
Genre: Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Theater Release: Jul 29, 1983
DVD Release: Apr 03, 2001

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Critic Reviews

  • You enjoy it for that long-ago ten-year-old who remembers how great it seemed. More...
  • Despite the heaps of '80s hair and the special-effect sparks added to the clanking of swords, this is richer stuff than anything by Lucas before it, or Peter Jackson after it. More...
  • The only real fun comes from guessing which cinematic predecessor it'll rip off next. More...
  • Dreadful. More...
  • dark and creepy More...
  • Pretty dumb, although the glass spider is cool... More...
  • Deserves a bigger cult following than it has. More...
  • A real treat for fans of the quest genre. More...
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User Reviews

  • Classic British fantasy film with a classic cast line up of future stars. The plot is very basic and very cliched, you can guess whats gonna happen a...
  • Cheesy but appealing. I enjoyed it, but I can't say it's the best thing I've ever seen. lol
  • When I was younger I loved this movie. damn you nostalgia!
  • A quintessential 1980's fantasy film. The film quite simply contains every important epic storybook fantasy trope, and blends it into a charmingly...
  • With the aid of a band of characters including a crusty apprentice sorcerer and a cyclops, a young prince must recover a mysterious weapon (the...
  • Weird fantasy film. The characters, baddies and weapons are strange. It's very poetic. There's a dreamy hazy look throughout. The concept of a castle...
  • Loved it when I was a kid. Now? Not so much. Painfully dated FX and corny dialogue make it hard to watch anymore. The Glave is still cool as hell...
  • Before Lord of the Rings this was the closest you got to a fantasy/action epic. Had good SFX for the time of filming '83! Featuring a young Robbie...
  • A fun fantasy movie.
  • Cool sci-fi, fantasy and sword and sorcery film of the 1980's.