The Three Musketeers Paul W.S. Anderson ( Mortal Kombat , the Resident Evil franchise) makes the not particularly natural jump in source material from video games to 19th-century… The Three Musketeers Paul W.S. Anderson ( Mortal Kombat , the Resident Evil franchise) makes the not particularly natural jump in source material from video games to 19th-century… 2011-10-21 PG-13 PT110M Logan Lerman Matthew MacFadyen Ray Stevenson Summit Entertainment
Movie Review

The Three Musketeers (2011)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
ALL FOR ONE AND FACIAL HAIR FOR ALL Christoph Waltz and Orlando Bloom in The Three Musketeers
Image credit: Rolf Konow
ALL FOR ONE AND FACIAL HAIR FOR ALL Christoph Waltz and Orlando Bloom in The Three Musketeers
EW's GRADE
C

Details Release Date: Oct 21, 2011; Rated: PG-13; Length: 110 Minutes; With: Logan Lerman, Matthew MacFadyen and Ray Stevenson; Distributor: Summit Entertainment

Paul W.S. Anderson (Mortal Kombat, the Resident Evil franchise) makes the not particularly natural jump in source material from video games to 19th-century French literature, and the result is stupid fun, with an emphasis on stupid. Everything in The Three Musketeers is puffed up absurdly — from Orlando Bloom's villainous pompadour to the plot about preventing war between France and England via a diamond heist — until it's like one of the airships that populate the film: It floats, but it's mainly filled with hot air. C

Originally posted Oct 24, 2011
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Weekend of Sep 14 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
Rank Title Weekend Gross* Weeks on Chart Cume. Gross* EW Grade
1.
No Good Deed
Screen Gems
$24.5 1 $24.5 C
2.
Dolphin Tale 2
Warner Bros.
$16.5 1 $16.5 C+
3.
Guardians of the Galaxy
Walt Disney Pictures
$8.0 7 $305.9 A-
4. $4.8 6 $181.0 C+
5. $4.3 5 $73.0 F
6.
The Drop
Fox Searchlight
$4.2 1 $4.2 B
7.
If I Stay
Warner Bros.
$4.0 4 $44.9 C-
8.
The November Man
Relativity
$2.7 3 $22.5 C
9.
The Giver
Weinstein Co.
$2.6 5 $41.3 C-
10.
The Hundred-Foot Journey
Walt Disney Pictures
$2.5 6 $49.4 B
* in millions

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