Rushville Republican

January 8, 2014

Movie preview: “The Legend of Hercules”

Rated: PG-13 for intense combat action, violence and some sensuality

Running time: 1 hr 38 min

Cast: Kellan Lutz, Gaia Weiss, Scott Adkins

Plot: Hercules, the mythical Greek hero and son of Zeus, is a half-god, half-man blessed with extraordinary strength. Betrayed by his stepfather, the king, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back, overthrow the king and restore peace to the land.