Aug 18, 2021
After a trying and torturous opening, the story starts coming into view, and Warcraft soon emerges as - well, it's still a feeble flick, but it improves enough to avoid the year-end 10 Worst placement that initially appeared to be its birthright.
Dec 5, 2020
To do justice to all the lore and mythology generated by Blizzard's prized computer game would have required a good four hours or more.
Jul 3, 2020
This could have been spectacular, a crazy D&D fever dream come to life. It's weird and ambitious, but though there are stunning technical achievements, it crumbles under the unbearable weight of its flaws and sucks out any possible joy.
Aug 15, 2019
It's hard to tell one growling, sabre-toothed orc apart from another.
Aug 13, 2019
A film that only serves to set up the many sequels that will never get made, Warcraft is all ambition and no execution.
Jul 9, 2019
I'm just not a fan, and there is nothing in it for non-fans. At all. So, oh dear God did I hate this movie. One day, there will be a video game adaptation than unites lovers of the original genre and movie lovers. This is not that day.
Apr 19, 2019
Warcraft has some good moments but mostly it's a huge disappointment.
Apr 12, 2019
All the cool special effects and world building mean nothing if the story doesn't work for this kind of movie.
Feb 19, 2019
Warcraft is just one more in a long line of less-than-stellar video game movies.
Feb 5, 2019
Somewhere in here is a great movie, but decisions made by who knows who, the story trips and falls. [Full Review in Spanish]
Jan 15, 2019
This may not be the worst movie of the year, but it is definitely the worst use of $160 million.
Oct 31, 2018
A misbegotten, would-be franchise-starter that only the most diehard players of Blizzard Entertainment's series will likely get any true enjoyment out of.
Oct 12, 2018
Much trust was placed on Legendary Pictures and the talents courted for "Warcraft" to break the film-to-game curse, but this match has ended with a loss.
Aug 30, 2018
Just another video game to film adaptation with a lot of potential and a lot of flaws.
Aug 22, 2018
"Warcraft's" story is chaotic. There are too many characters, a ton of exposition, and several developments that are probably more complicated than they should be.
Apr 23, 2018
The film is all too eager to keep itself dumb. It prevents itself from exploring the exciting repercussions of molding a universe that is opening itself to a conflict that resembles one of our own.
Mar 21, 2018
Warcraft is meant to be the beginning of a new movie franchise. Here's hoping the next installment finds a better balance between overwhelming action and satisfying storytelling.
Jan 24, 2018
There is just so much lore trying to be crammed into two hours, and you just can't do that with WarCraft. Because of that, the pacing is so off.