The Huntsman: Winter's War Reviews
February 3, 2021
Drones on for almost two hours until the narrator closes the movie with something to the effect of the story may be over "but fairy talks never end." That doesn't seem so much like an ending as it does a threat that they might make a sequel to this mess.
December 23, 2020
In a livelier film with more invested performers, this could be a nicely subversive touch, but the viewer can hardly be blamed...
December 5, 2020
The story is so commonplace and derivative of other popular fairy tales that it is absolutely not a new telling of anything at all.
July 13, 2020
A flaccid story that's as exciting as being draped with a wet towel.
July 1, 2020
This film is perfectly entertaining enough to while away an evening, if you are into the fantasy genre. It also stands for something more important than the sum of its parts - that THREE fantastic actresses can dominate a blockbuster movie.
July 9, 2019
You can't, and shouldn't, shut your brain off for any entertainment. But you can be asked by said entertainment to forgive its stupidity in exchange for a good time. A Winter's War asked. I said yes. And that's how babies are made.
April 4, 2019
Winter's War is a total guilty pleasure that revels in its own flaws. Its tongue-in-cheek charm won't be for everyone...
February 12, 2019
The film successfully exemplifies love throughout the story and contains great performances. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 2, 2019
Hemsworth isn't stretching his acting chops here, but he's entertaining.
January 23, 2019
The Huntsman: Winter's War may not be the fairest of them all, but it's a pretty escapism.
January 9, 2019
It brought beautiful costumes into this world, and also has bracket narration by Liam Neeson. So, you know, it might be your thing.
November 15, 2018
I had high hopes for this movie but it just could not keep my attention.
November 2, 2018
If there's one word to describe this film, it's "middling." Its ambitions aren't high enough for it to be truly terrible, so it contents itself with being entirely disposable.
November 1, 2018
You know those direct-to-DVD sequels to big movies you sometimes find on Netflix? ... [This film] feels like one of those with a bigger budget and a theatrical release.
October 31, 2018
Impressive landscapes, gorgeous costumes, and superb special effects can't boost the shaky, thin narrative, and it feels like a shadow of its more intriguing predecessor.