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Hercules/Hercules Unchained
Hercules/Hercules Unchained
Genres: Action & Adventure
NR     2004     3hr 22min

Double Feature containing, "Hercules"(1959) and its sequel, "Hercules Unchained." (1960) In the first feature, the one and only original HERCULES, starring the mightiest of Hercules, Steve Reeves ("Mr. Universe"), is a ...  more »

     
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Genres: Action & Adventure
Sub-Genres: Hercules
Studio: Vci Video
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 06/29/2004
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 3hr 22min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English
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Movie Reviews

Steve Reeves deserved better DVD tribute
Julian Janik | Ontario, Canada | 07/22/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"I got Steve Reeves' Double Feature of HERCULES/HERCULES UNCHAINED DVD last week.
I saw these 2 movies when I was young and it was good to see Steve Reeves again.
HOWEVER!!!!! It is regretful and a disappointment that the DVD was not made in Widescreen Format with improved colour quality and soundtrack. Seemed like half the movie is missing in certain scenes.
Surely! Steve Reeves deserved better.
It looked like the company put the 2 movies on DVD in the quickest and cheapest way without any consideration for the actor.
It made the movies look......Cheapily Done like a B or C rated movie.
Here are items that need improvement.
COLOUR - the movie needs to be digitally enhanced to bring out a more sharper, krispier colour. When I watched the movies you can see tiny, white specks and lines dancing around which showed the DVD was made from films that were worn and fading. Also some scenes were blurred. Not very clear.
AUDIO - The soundtrack could be remastered to make it smoother.I have other movies like JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH starring James Mason, Pat Boone; JASON and THE ARGONAUTS, MYSTERIOUS ISLAND are just a few that were made back in the sixties. All these and others that I have, have been digitally enhanced in widescreen format with sharper, clearer picture colour and improved soundtrack.
Why can't this company turn around and try some serious restoration to these HERCULES films and have a little more respect to STEVE REEVES - Mr. Hercules himself!!!!??????
I think he would appreciate it more.
Wouldn't we all?"
DVD Sucks
Mace Greco | FL | 07/03/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"Movie not in anamorphic wide screen format. Half the picture is lost. "DO NOT BUY" . Scale of 1-5 rating is zero. Wait for the widescreen version."
Not widescreen
C. S. Junker | Burien, WA USA | 07/02/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"These brawn-and-sandal classics are, unfortunately, presented here in so-called "full" frame, 1.33:1. Since they were shot in a Cinemascope-like format, 2.35:1, more than half the original image is lost. This is not an acceptable way to view an epic. Purchase not recommended.Eventually someone will release a widescreen version; all the more reason to send the message to labels like this one: No widescreen, no sale!"