Krull (1983)

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 Ark, E.T., Robin Hood, Star Wars) and is… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 3, 2001
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rob Vaux

You enjoy it for that long-ago ten-year-old who remembers how great it seemed.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum


Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Deserves a bigger cult following than it has.

Fernando F. Croce

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.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

dark and creepy

Scott Weinberg

A real treat for fans of the quest genre.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

The only real fun comes from guessing which cinematic predecessor it'll rip off next.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Pretty dumb, although the glass spider is cool...

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
Christian C
Having revisited this film more than 30 years since I last saw it as a boy, I enjoyed "Krull" even more that I did then. The special effects are… More
James Alvarez
When I was younger I loved this movie. damn you nostalgia!
Phil Hubbs
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 mile off… More
Daniel Hetteix
A quintessential 1980's fantasy film. The film quite simply contains every important epic storybook fantasy trope, and blends it into a charmingly campy… More
Tim Salmons
Cheesy but appealing. I enjoyed it, but I can't say it's the best thing I've ever seen. lol
Greg S
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… More