Mixed or average reviews- based on 15 Ratings
Jan 3, 2015All in all, a decent movie - nothing more flattering can be said about this one, in my opinion. The acting wasn't overly convincing, theAll in all, a decent movie - nothing more flattering can be said about this one, in my opinion. The acting wasn't overly convincing, the characters were smug and full of themselves (especially the young D'Artagnan), there was no real character introductions made at any point - I could tell who was whom since I've seen other, better musketeer movies. There was no real character development either, and the plot wasn't strong enough to offer anything but a stale movie. The action sequences were flashy - maybe too so (they stood out painfully, if one stopped to think of them for too long). Spiced up with witty comments that were too cliché to lure out more than a yawn, it seemed that this movie was made just for the sake of *making* it.… Full Review »
Jan 11, 2012Incredible action scenes aside, there is really nothing to like about this movie. Even with Stephen Rea and Tim Roth as the villains, thisIncredible action scenes aside, there is really nothing to like about this movie. Even with Stephen Rea and Tim Roth as the villains, this film is still bad. But damn it, these action scenes are SO GOOD! And that is the only reason why anyone in their right mind should watch it.
Honestly, I'm not big on action films unless the action is interesting and creative. The Musketeer has some of the most creative and well choreographed fight scenes I have seen in a long time. If they put half as much effort into telling a good story, this might have been a good film.
This film would normally get a 1 but the great action brings it up to a 4.… Full Review »
ShaneS.Sep 24, 2005I loved this movie. If you no anything about France during the 17th century you would love this movie.