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The 13th Warrior Reviews

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July 10, 2011
Exciting battle sequences, intriguing period costumes, fascinating cinematography, and stirring background music contribute to the epic nature of 'The 13th Warrior.'
May 26, 2006
Shelved for over a year and probably heavily edited, it's better than it could have been.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 6, 2005
If you're in the mood to watch heads, arms and other appendages getting chopped off, this movie is for you.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 30, 2003
It harks back to the late 1950s when people actually made movies about Vikings and other seafaring heroes named Sinbad and Jason.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
March 23, 2003
An entertaining and serviceable adaptation. Dennis Storhoi delivers an awesome performance. Weak aspects of story made up for by great action.
| Original Score: 4/5
February 8, 2003
Although the subject matter is not too pleasant and the gore is turned up to 11, Crichton's film is an excellent Nordic war story.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
March 22, 2002
A big cathartic blast.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 5, 2002
The screenplay effectively communicates the cross-cultural tensions between the Arabs, the Vikings, and the pagan Wendols.
January 27, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
The best, most enthralling adventure movie I've seen in a good while.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
January 1, 2000
The actors keep the film from becoming too stupid
Full Review | Original Score: C+
January 1, 2000
There's intense action and terrific violence for much of this film.
Read More | Original Score: 72/100
January 1, 2000
Actually a well-marbled, albeit derivative, slab of action-movie man meat.
January 1, 2000
Here was a film with a scope far beyond the reaches of a mediocre director like Crichton.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
As far as medieval action adventure epics are concerned, they don't come more proficient than this one.
January 1, 2000
Never really wowed me while I was watching it, but I grew more impressed with it afterwards.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
As movies about Norsemen go, it's not as witty as The Vikings with Kirk Douglas, but it holds your attention through sheer cinematic power.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Los que busquen profundidad en la historia se van a sentir algo decepcionados
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
The acting is quite good, with Banderas showing once again the charm and athletic ability he brought to The Mask of Zorro.
Full Review
January 1, 2000
An abbreviated and shallow epic that comes off like an over-produced and dead-serious episode of the campy cult TV show Xena: Warrior Princess.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
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