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Van Helsing

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Van Helsing

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
131 minutes
Wide Release Date:
05/07/04
performer:
Kate Beckinsale, Hugh Jackman, Will Kemp, Josie Maran, Richard Roxburgh, David Wenham
director:
Stephen Sommers
distributor:
Universal
author:
Stephen Sommers
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, ActionAdventure

We gave it a D+

A kinetic yet dreary fusion of eye candy and brain sputter. It treats the great old monsters not as imaginative creations but as brands, and even the fearless demon slayer Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) has more weapons than he does dimensions.