“Hercules” is one of the movies that you should watch out for this 2014. This American action-adventure film is directed by Brett Ratner (“X-Men: The Last Stand”), which will star Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. “The Rock” in multiple roles as he will be playing Hercules, Zeus and Achilles. Check out Dwayne Johnson in “Hercules: The Thracian Wars” because the first official photos have been released!
Incidentally, there are two Hollywood-studio “Hercules” movies in 2014. One is the above mentioned film and the other is Summit’s “The Legend of Hercules” starring Kellan Lutz (“Twilight” Saga films).
“Hercules: The Thracian Wars” is based on the graphic novel of the same name and it will tell the classic myth and will show Hercules’ life as a mercenary.
With so much anticipation circulating this new “Hercules” film, Johnson tweeted a new photo of him on the set of “Hercules: The Thracian Wars.” Now, this got fans even more excited!
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) September 21, 2013
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) August 18, 2013
Other cast members include Ian McShane (Jack the Giant Slayer), Joseph Fiennes (Shakespeare In Love), Rebecca Ferguson (The White Queen), and Rufus Sewell (A Knight’s Tale).
According to Wikipedia, in order to prepare for his role, Johnson went on a hardcore training routine for 8 months and he also lived and locked himself away in Budapest for a whole 6 months,
This is going to be an action-packed movie and with the great production that is set up for this and the preparation of the whole cast, most especially Dwayne Johnson, we sure know that we are going to get our money’s worth. No wonder a lot of people can’t wait to see this film and with “The Rock” playing as Hercules, it’s going toe be really exciting and of course, a real eye candy for women!
“Hercules: The Thracian Wars” is set to hit theatres on July 25, 2014, while the full trailer of the movie is set to be released soon, so watch out for it!