Blizzard announces plot details and full cast of warcraft movie. The film is based on the popular video game world of warcraft. World of warcraft movie coming from source code director. A plot synopsis posted on the amazon product description for a transformers 3 childrens book. On july 20, 20, legendary pictures and warner bros. More details are trickling out about the big screen adaptation of warcraft. That includes some spoilers, but if you havent seen the film this information might help you follow things. Warcraft parent guide on the surface the plot looks typical, but a cast from a variety of magical races with individual backstories and unique motivation, breaks the simplistic mold of good vs evil. Duncan jones divulges warcraft movie details moviefone. Warcraft film wowpedia your wiki guide to the world of warcraft. The synopsis below may give away important plot points. Laut jones werden sich warcraftfans im film wie zu hause fuhlen. A report in ign puts together what is known about the movie so far, from its plot, its setting and its cast. Jun 10, 2016 the most recent home video release of warcraft movie is september 27, 2016.
The orcs begin to use fel magic to drain the life out of captive draenei in order to sustain the portal. Some new information has come up regarding duncan jones upcoming warcraft movie that heavily hints at storys direction. The biggest issue is violence, which is frequent and strong, with lots of visual effects, fighting, and killing. Some new information has come up regarding duncan jones upcoming warcraft movie that heavily hints at storys direction and inspiration from the world of warcraft games. Duncan jones gives world of warcraft fans plot bits about thrall, orgrim doomhammer, paladins, and more. Blizzard announces plot details and full cast of warcraft. Everything you need to know about warcraft movie 2016. Guldan, a powerful orc warlock, unites the orc clans and forms the horde, and creates a portal to the world of azeroth. But now, with recent information releases, fans are hopeful that this is really it. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. Reign of chaos, world of warcraft, and hearthstone. Draenor, the homeworld of the orcs, is being torn apart by a mysterious force known as fel magic. Story details have emerged for the latest transformers movie. The most recent home video release of warcraft movie is september 27, 2016.
Warcraft movie photos introduce ogrim the orc may 18, 2015. It began filming at the beginning of 2014, and was released on may 30, 2016 in the uk and on june 10, 2016 in the united states. Apparently, the storyline will be based on that of the first game in the warcraft series, 1994s warcraft. The warcraft movie is illconceived propaganda for the. Read the warcraft plot and find out who is in the cast and crew at.
Although the 2016 warcraft movie was a disappointment at the us box office, it did well. The acting in warcraft is mediocre at best, but the cgi is out of this world. The movie has been in development since 2006 and has changed directors once. Its admittedly campy as the game can be, but that just adds to the sense of fun for me. The story behind the new movie concept art video gamebased movie reveals first look at locations, details on plot. I had no problem to follow the story, the plot is simple could be better. Stack gamer has plot details and rumored casting decisions. The warcraft movie is due out on june 10 in the us, may 30 in the united kingdom, and a variety of dates before and after in the rest of the. Unfortunately, a warcraft sequel has not been confirmed quite yet, but director duncan jones has started sharing on twitter what he would like to do with the story if hes allowed to film a new warcraft flick. While the plot details are extremely scarce, ign states that the movie s core plot will be revolving around the first encounters between the humans and the orcs. Warcraft is good, but its basically a world of warcraft and lord of the rings ripoff, the plot is confusing and stupid. Maybe thats because the release date is over a year. Chris metzen compared the film to marvel comics ultimate line, in that the broad story was what fans know and love but the details were different the ultimate.
When the world of the orcs of draenor is being destroyed by the evil fel magic that. Toby kebbell in warcraft 2016 dominic cooper at an event for warcraft 2016 dominic. The beginning is a 2016 american action fantasy film directed by duncan jones and written by charles leavitt and jones. But for the sake of this guide, i wont be revealing all the major plot details related to each character here. If youre looking for an oscar nominee, warcraft isnt it. Legendary pictures warcraft, a 3d epic adventure of worldcolliding conflict based. Blizzard some plot details of the world of warcraft movie have been revealed by director duncan jones and special effects. The movie adaptation of warcraft is scheduled to be released in 2015. Not having played the game, im surprised i liked this movie so much. Legendary pictures warcraft, a 3d epic adventure of worldcolliding conflict based upon. For ages in the region of middle earth, humans and orcs have been at war. Duncan jones reveals concept art, plot details duncan jones took to blizzcon over the weekend and revealed concept art for his warcraft. The beginning, is a movie directed by duncan jones, produced by legendary pictures, and distributed by universal pictures.
Warcraft iii and world of warcraft also have both had battle chests released for them subsequent to their initial release. Warcraft movie sequel details emerge, still not confirmed. Nov 21, 2017 warcraft movie sequel details emerge, still not confirmed. But, coming from a warcraft player, i found this movie to be a lot of fun.
World of warcraft movie coming from source code director duncan jones. Characters are stabbed with swords, shot with primitive guns, and bashed with giant hammers. Jan 04, 2017 a warcraft 2 movie has been on the minds of world of warcraft fans ever since the 2016 release of the first warcraft movie. Aug 19, 2015 from the posters revealed to the descriptions of the characters, we have all the details on the upcoming warcraft movie. Warcraft film wowpedia your wiki guide to the world. The edition of warcraft ii was also the first to introduce the use of cd keys to the series, requiring each user online to have their own copy of the game in order to be able to connect. Their land, draenor, is on the brink of doom, so the sinister orc warlock guldan daniel wu plans to guide the horde into the land of azeroth. Warcraft is set to take place from both orc and human. Characters that will be appearing in the film will be sir anduin lothar. Its admittedly campy as the game can be, but that just adds to.
The peaceful realm of azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders. The beginning is a 2016 fantasy epic film based on the warcraft series and set on the world of azeroth. In the world of draenor, the strong and fiercely independent frostwolf clan are faced with increasingly harsh winters and thinning herds. The initial plot of the world of warcraft movie is more of an origin story, where the humans meet the orcs for the first time. With the films storyline leaving warcraft open to possible sequels, jones has expressed interest in a sequel to the film, likely to be adapted from. Parents need to know that warcraft is a scififantasy adventure based on the hit video game franchise, and teens are very likely going to want to see it. Now at blizzcon 20 more of the crew has been revealed as well as plot details and concept art. Work on the world of warcraft film is already underway picture. So i went in with an open mind to warcraft, the movie based on the video.
Warcraft will tell the story of how the orcs, manipulated by demon entities called the burning legion, came to the world of azeroth from their. Warcraft was released in 2016 on friday, june 10, 2016 in nationwide movie theaters. But youll be likely to cry game over because this first one is easily a contender for the worst movie of the year. Director duncan jones reveals why robert kazinsky was the perfect choice to play the orc ogrim in his upcoming warcraft adaptation. Entertainment unveiled a sizzle reel during their san diego comic con 20 panel, with duncan jones hopping on stage briefly to discuss the project. Leavitt contains reams of expository dialogue, yet the story itself feels. The warcraft movie is illconceived propaganda for the alliance. From opposing sides, an unlikely set of heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their families. New warcraft movie plot details emerge screen rant. Warcraft movie details and concept art revealed by. Much trust was placed on legendary pictures and the talents courted for warcraft to break the filmtogame curse, but this.
There is lots of violence, though the bad guys are killed, stabbed, and heads chopped off, but there is no blood or action. In an interview with 2p, the director revealed some of the plot details that will definitely excite the fans. Anduin, khadgar and medivh and a group of soldiers are attacked by orcs and they capture the slave garona, who is released by king llane, and she shows them the location of the portal. The orcs are the core of the movie, they are much more interesting them the humans in my opinion. Yes, but honestly, this is probably the best adaptation of a video game. The film was set to begin principal photography in early 2014 with a plot based on the novel warcraft. Warcraft spends so much time trying to earn gamer cred that it fails to tell a compelling story you shouldnt need to read a wiki to enjoy a movie. Warcraft plot ideas leaked what do we know about the warcraft. I might even suggest skipping the movie if you have no knowledge of the universe or games. Stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast. While the plot details are extremely scarce, ign states that the movies core plot will be revolving around the first encounters between the humans and the orcs. Warcraft is a 2016 american action fantasy film directed by duncan jones and written by.
Once it is operational, guldan leads a small warband to capture prisoners on azeroth and sacrifice them to bring the rest of the horde through the portal. From the posters revealed to the descriptions of the characters, we have all the details on the upcoming warcraft movie. The first three of these core games are in the realtime strategy genre, where opposing players command virtual armies in battle. Characters that will be appearing in the film will be sir anduin lothar, and durotan, belonging to the humans and orcs.
Warcraft film wowpedia your wiki guide to the world of. Topless robot was also at blizzcon, and, in addition to some character photos, it managed to snag more details about what the actual plot of the warcraft movie will be. Everybody who really tries thinks their movie will break new ground and impress everybody. Warcraft movie details and concept art revealed by blizzcon 20 panel.
May 25, 2016 but unless were told otherwise, we should consider the warcraft movie and all movie tiein material as one thing, and the game, novels, manga, and associated material with world of warcraft as another. Durotan toby kebbell is the chieftain of his frostwolf orc clan, and he wants to escape the life of war as he and his wife draka anna galvin are expecting their first child. Director duncan jones has a lot to say about his upcoming movie world of warcraft. Based on the video game series of the same name, the film stars travis fimmel, paula patton, ben foster, dominic cooper, toby kebbell, ben schnetzer, robert kazinsky, clancy brown, and daniel wu. Filming of the upcoming movie commenced on jan, 2014 and the entire project was finished on the may 23, 2014. The warcraft movie gets a bit of an explainer from director duncan jones including revelations on why he changed the fates of major. World of warcraft movie to feature really big swords. Warcraft ending explained, sequels teased by duncan jones. Legendary pictures warcraft, a 3d epic adventure of. A warcraft 2 movie has been on the minds of world of warcraft fans ever since the 2016 release of the first warcraft movie. The plot of warcraft is needlessly complicated, though it all boils down to orcs fighting humans. Duncan joness bigscreen take on the insanely addictive mmorpg warcraft wont be out until 2016, and details so far have been fairly scarce. Warcraft movie explained by director duncan jones collider.
A movie, but its based on the 1994 dos game orcs made it to the big screeniconic characters, diverse combat, and epic stories didnt. The warcraft movie is going to be brutal warfare, and we have the details to prove it. It opened in more than 20 countries at the end of may 2016, and was released in the us on 10 june 2016. Stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at.
Both sides will have their complexities, in a way that made special effects supervisor bill westenhofer refer to it as avatar meets game of thrones. And just as its ending, warcraft leaves all kinds of plot threads dangling for the ambitious possibility of a sequel. Deletedextended scenes gag reel the world of warcraft on film. Warcraft movie trilogy story arc revealed by director duncan. Though the movie was pretty bad and a little disappointing. Warcraft movie details and concept art revealed by blizzcon. The cast of warcraft visit conival at comic con 2015. Jun 10, 2016 the warcraft movie is illconceived propaganda for the alliance. There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including the conjuring 2, now you see me 2 and diary of a chambermaid. The warcraft movie trilogy that well never see has been detailed somewhat by director duncan jones, and its a shame this didnt shake out. Warcraft is a franchise of video games, novels, and other media created by blizzard entertainment. Warcraft movie director duncan jones shares some of the story ideas and plot points that a sequel should it come to pass could explore. Apparently, the storyline will be based on that of the first game in the warcraft series.870 573 132 1574 943 1085 898 1176 1122 1277 488 1055 1294 192 1373 1089 758 180 1196 1330 1439 495 422 357 994 954 919 548 52 786 1454 105 1072 336 819 675 331