ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Wrath of the Titans Movie

Updated on March 30, 2012
Kronos and Perseus on the flying horse. He must descend into Kronos through his mouth.
Kronos and Perseus on the flying horse. He must descend into Kronos through his mouth.
Andromeda, Queen of Greece in Battle
Andromeda, Queen of Greece in Battle
Perseus having a problem with a cyclops
Perseus having a problem with a cyclops
The dreaded Makei warriors
The dreaded Makei warriors
Makei in battle
Makei in battle
The Cyclops (there are several)
The Cyclops (there are several)
Kronos unleashed!
Kronos unleashed!

Like the previous movie, Clash of the Titans, Wrath of the Titans is pure entertainment for about 100 minutes. If you enjoyed the old Hercules type movies of the 60's, 70's, enjoy the Greek mythology of how humans gave their Gods strength through prayers and the how Zeus and his brother Hades, battle each other for control, YOU will like this film. The CGI titans depicted like Kronos, Makei warriors with multiple arms, huge cyclops and such, are simply excellent. The movie in 3D is actually stunning at times. I swear, a few times, I was fooled about getting hit by some debris. The acting is fine, no oscars here, but Harry Potter fans will see the the same villian, Ralph Fiennes, as Hades. Laim Neeson plays a convincing Zeus, Sam Worthington is Perseus, son of Zeus, half human half God who has a son Helius ( I suspect the next Titan film will have him carrying on as an adult).

In this movie, the Gods are losing strength because humanity is caring less about them and because of this, the Gods power that keeps the titans at bay, grows weaker. Hades and Ares make a deal with Kronos, the master titan, to lure Zeus into the underworld, trap him so Kronos can drain all the power of Zeus. This was easy since Hades is Zeus' brother, Ares is Zeus' son, but prefers Perseus. Perseus is now leading a simple fisherman life with his son and is called out of retirement to save Zeus after trapped by Hades. To do so, he is aided by the Greek Queen and her army and Agenor, Poseidon's son, also half human\half God.

The maze of the underworld is truly fun to watch and know it is all CGI, which is totally amazing on the screen. The battle scenes are at a good pace and you know Perseus and the Queen of Greece, Andromeda, are thinking of other things besides titans and battle. She is equally tough in battle. The worse brute is Ares who tosses around Perseus in battle much like Brutus did to Popeye in the cartoons, until...ah, no spinach here to save him, but something always does! Fun stuff. Of the titans, the Makei warriors are really a good addition. These are deformed humans with multiple arms and so swift. They are swinging 4-6 swords like a razor blade. They are rarely stopped. The huge cyclops are one eyed and also rather nasty in a totally bobytrapped forest Perseus and others must traverse. The grand daddy is Kronos, consider him like a walking atomic bomb whenever he steps. His essence is Hell and fire and even is no match for Hades and Zeus. Yet, Perseus on the Pegasus (flying horse) armed his a charged spear must go down inside to the heart of Kronos to kill it.

Great special effects, adequate dialog, decent acting. Greek mythology could not be better. I give it 2.5 stars.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • perrya profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      Ok, 2.75 stars!

    • Ophi profile image


      6 years ago from Orange Texas

      I gave it a better rating than you did, although I didn't totally give the movie away for those who haven't seen it yet. Awesome write up tho, thanks :)


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)