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Hercules

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Hercules

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
G
performer:
Danny DeVito, Tate Donovan, Susan Egan, James Woods, Drew Barrymore, Chris Elliott, Will Ferrell, Lisa Kudrow
director:
Phil Weinstein
genre:
animation

We gave it a C-

In a new sword-and-sandal epic, Dwayne Johnson plays the mythological hero seeking vengeance for the death of his family. “He has to kill a lot of people while keeping his loincloth down,” says the actor, who sports a beard made of yak hair. When he asked the beard designer what part of the animal supplied his facial fuzz, Johnson recalls, “he says, ‘His balls.’ I said, ‘No wonder I feel comfortable.'” The star confirms he would love to reprise the role. One group hoping that he won’t: male yaks.

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