Jack the Giant Slayer

Movie information

Rated PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned (Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13) -- Rated PG-13 for intense scenes of fantasy action violence, some frightening images and brief language.
Released on:
March 1, 2013    (also in IMAX, 3D)

Previously Announced Release Dates:
June 15, 2012
March 22, 2013

Production Companies:
Original Film, Legendary Pictures, Big Kid Films, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Warner Bros
New Line Cinema

Status: Released

This film was Previously Known As:
"Jack the Giant Killer"

Nicholas Hoult, Eleanor Tomlinson, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Eddie Marsan, Ewen Bremner, Ian McShane, Bill Nighy, John Kassir

Director: Bryan Singer

Screenwriter: Darren Lemke, Christopher McQuarrie, Dan Studney

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Fairytale
About the film:
When a princess is kidnapped, threatening a long-standing peace between men and giants, a young farmer is given an opportunity to lead a dangerous expedition to the giants' kingdom in hopes of rescuing her.
Rated PG-13 for intense scenes of fantasy action violence, some frightening images and brief language.

Project Timeline:
Jan. 6, 2009: Project announced. Director: DJ Caruso, Writer: Mark Bomback, Darren Lemke, Distributor: New Line Cinema
Sep. 22, 2009: Director: Bryan Singer (replacing DJ Caruso)
Apr. 21, 2010: Writer: Christopher McQuarrie (new draft)
Feb. 11, 2011: Cast: Nicholas Hoult
Feb. 24, 2011: Cast: Ewan McGregor
Mar. 1, 2011: Cast: Eleanor Tomlinson
Mar. 21, 2011: Cast: Ian McShane
Mar. 23, 2011: Release Date: June 15, 2012
Jan. 20, 2012: Release Date: March 22, 2013
October 17, 2012: Title: Jack the Giant Slayer, Release Date: March 1, 2013
Box Office: Opening weekend: $27.2 mil. (3525 theaters) | No. 1 Movie at the Box Office
Reviews: Fresh or Rotten? See reviews for this film at RottenTomatoes.com

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uday – india
April 03, 2011 - 01:01
Subject: story line

the film base story is like south indian movies i dont think it will work out well...

anyway , the success depends upon the way its shown on screen by the director .