*Note: The Netflix Instant version dubs Arnold. Get the original in order to grasp the full hilarity of this film.
The production meeting for this stagnant piece of horse manure must have been a hoot.
"Yeah, he's a god but...but he's in New York City."
Every movie star has to start somewhere, and Arnold Schwarzenegger, then little-known outside of body building circles, made his screen debut in this comic variation on the "sword and sandal" epics po... read more
DVD Release Date: October 24, 2000
Stats: 657 reviews
Flixster Reviews (657)
August 12, 2011
February 23, 2010
An early Schwarzenneger flick I caught on late night tv. Didn't care for it.
March 5, 2008
So bad it's absolutely hilarious. Mount Olympus apparently has traffic going past. The man who played the bear deserves best supporting actor, and for some of the shots not even being colour corrected properly this deserves Oscars. It isn't these painfully hilarious moments that ...
July 10, 2007
What a stinker of a film! Not supposed to be a comedy, but I laughed as hard at this as anything I've ever seen. An Arnie with his dialogue dubbed is still a bad Arnie. Although I have to say he looks fantastic -- this was made when he was just a pup winning all the awards. Not t...
January 30, 2012
Now you're probably asking why in the world would I review Hercules in New York. Well my friend made a bet with me that I couldn't sit through the whole movie, I did, and I should have left sooner.
Hercules (Schwarzenegger) is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts ...
September 4, 2012
Hilariously low-budgeted with campy lines delivered at a pace found only at an elementary school pageant, Hercules in New York is notorious for introducing the world to Arnold Schwarzenegger and also for being a real stinker of a film. For those who enjoy campy and preposterousl...
August 29, 2011
August 31, 2008
Bad bad BAD bad bad f%$#ing movie. Just very, very bad, this is. Not bad as in good, even, but bad as in HORRIBLE. If you were to watch this without knowing who Arnold Schwarzenegger is... well, you wouldn't, because you'd have better sense than to watch a piece of crap like this...
June 24, 2013
It's terrible...and yet it has a childish innocence that you can't help but warm to.
July 14, 2010
Not exactly Arnold's best and not even his mediocre works to be honest, but still nevertheless a marginally OK movie. It's strictly for Arnold Schwarzenegger fans I'd say.
The movie is about Hercules (Arnold) leaving Olympus and coming to New York to participate in the lives o...
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