Warcraft: The Beginning

  • 2016
  • US
  • 2h 3min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Duncan Jones
  • Cast: Ben Foster, Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Rob Kazinsky, Daniel Wu, Ben Schnetzer, Ruth Negga, Anna Galvin, Clancy Brown
  • UK release: 30 May 2016

Ordinarily we wouldn't expect much of a film adapted from a video game but this is directed by Duncan 'Moon' Jones. Whether the drama is strong enough to outweigh the abundant CGI remains to be seen.

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Duncan Jones hopes Warcraft 2 will be made

26 Feb 2018

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Duncan Jones is hopeful there will be a 'Warcraft 2'. The director dedicated three years of his life to the movie 'Warcraft: The Beginning' – a project partnership between Legendary Pictures and the game's develop Blizzard Entertainment – in order to…

Warcraft: The Beginning

30 May 20163 stars

The popular video game series makes it to the big screen with mixed results

Never mind the war between humans and orcs. The bigger problem with the first event movie from Duncan Jones, who impressed so much with sci-fi brain-spinners Moon and Source Code, is how to unite the tribes of hardened gamers, fantasy fans and…

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