Priest | Full Movie

Priest
  • PG-13
  • 1h 27m
  • 2011
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In a post-apocalyptic world, a savage war between man and vampire raged for centuries. A warrior priest (Paul Bettany) receives word of fresh attacks but now it`s personal, his niece has been kidnapped by a new hive of merciless vampires. To save her, he must break his vow of peace and hunt down the hive before it's too late. Based on the acclaimed graphic novel and packed with bloodthirsty action, this full throttle crusade takes you on the hunt for a deadly new breed of killer.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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Critics Consensus: Sleek and stylish, but those qualities are wasted on a dull, derivative blend of sci-fi, action, and horror.
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Boston Globe
Mark Feeney
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"Priest'' is based on a series of Korean graphic novels. What it's really based on, though, is oth...

June 22, 2017
Philadelphia Inquirer
Tirdad Derakhshani
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High production values and slick editing can't save this picture. Nor does its overbearing soundtr...

June 22, 2017
Toronto Star
Linda Barnard
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A mash-up of vampire horror and period westerns stewed with Blade Runner cityscapes and ridiculous...

June 22, 2017
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Common Sense Media

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Common Sense Says
Sci-fi vampire tale has weak characters, heavy violence.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this comic book-based sci-fi vampire story has strong fantasy violence, especially in the graphically gory animated title sequence; it also has monster attacks, fighting, and weapons. The movie crams together bits and pieces of vampire lore, bleak futuristic imagery, and Western elements, as well as a negative attitude toward too-powerful organized religion. There's some brief sexual innuendo and one use of "f--k," though language in general is infrequent.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
  • Release Date:May 6, 2011
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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