It tells the story of an elite force making a last stand for humanity on the world's most iconic structure.
What do the critics say?
Based on 20 The Great Wall Cinema reviews, The Great Wall gets an average Cinema review score of 51. The score for all versions is 51 based on a total of 80 reviews.
The Great Wall is a stupidly awesome eyeful.299d ago
Chinese/American co-produced action-fantasy "The Great Wall" doesn't feel like a McDonald's-ified version of a Chinese film.299d ago
Maybe this’ll teach us not to judge a movie by its marketing campaign.299d ago
And a spectacle it is, which is what makes The Great Wall’s more problematic elements disheartening.299d ago
The Great Wall looks like it could be a really amazing video game.299d ago
This is an often beautiful film, unmistakably the work of a great director but also a clearly compromised one.299d ago
This silly adventure is best enjoyed as a creature-feature for eight-year-olds of all ages.299d ago
Serial “white savior” offender Edward Zwick was originally slated to direct before production stalled, and this would’ve been right in his wheelhouse, along with”The Last Samura...299d ago
Zhang Yimou’s artful flourishes are the highlights of this US-Chinese blockbuster, a monster movie with a muddled message – but plenty of sweeping swordplay.299d ago
The Great Wall is like the disaster of 47 Ronin all over again, except the action is a bit more fantastically barbaric and Damon isn't all that bad himself.299d ago
The Great Wall is long, but “The Great Wall” is short. It may be a second-rate “Lord of the Rings,” but at least it doesn’t overstay its welcome.299d ago
Matt Damon doesn't save China in this capably directed but generic fantasy spectacle extolling Chinese culture and military excellence.299d ago
If you’ve ever longed to watch Matt Damon, dressed in vaguely medieval fantasy warrior gear, sling arrows at ravenous green beasties with eyeballs set in their shoulder bones, t...299d ago
Matt Damon teams up with Chinese A-listers to battle monsters in Zhang Yimou's first English-language feature.299d ago
The Great Wall flirts with romance and bleats out a little propagandistic blather about the benefits of bilateral action, but the focus throughout remains on multitudes of shift...299d ago
In medieval China, mercenary soldier William (Matt Damon) runs into an enormous army charged with defending the Great Wall Of China from marauding monsters. He ends up getting i...299d ago
The Great Wall would probably be a lot more culturally offensive if it wasn’t such a complete trainwreck.299d ago
'Bourne' star and an international cast take on giant 12th-century beasties in D.O.A. action-adventure.299d ago
The Great Wall hits a brick wall.299d ago
Watching it feels like repeatedly banging your head against one.299d ago
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