The Three Musketeers (2011) 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 Jul 27 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
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1.
Lucy
Universal
$44.0 1 $44.0 B
2.
Hercules
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$29.0 1 $29.0 C-
3. $16.4 3 $172.1 B+
4.
The Purge: Anarchy
Universal
$9.9 2 $51.3 C-
5.
Planes: Fire & Rescue
Walt Disney Pictures
$9.3 2 $35.1 B
6.
Sex Tape
Sony
$6.0 2 $26.9 C+
7. $4.6 5 $236.4 D+
8.
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$4.6 1 $4.6 C-
9.
Tammy
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$3.4 4 $78.1 B
10.
A Most Wanted Man
Roadside Attractions
$2.7 1 $2.7 B
* in millions