Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D release date was June 11, 2013. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Netflix rental release date is June 11, 2013 (estimated) and Redbox release date is June 11, 2013 (estimated).
Starring: Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Famke Janssen, Pihla Viitala, Derek MearsDirector: Tommy WirkolaWriter: Tommy WirkolaIn Theaters: January 25, 2013Runtime: 88 minGross: $55.7 mil 6.1
This movie re-tells the Brothers Grimm story of Hansel and Gretel. After being held hostage in the witches house and being forced to eat candy to fatten them up, the children fight the witch and kill her. Afterwards, they make a career of killing witches and become masters of their craft. They're enlisted to go to work in a village that is experiencing a lot of children disappearing. As the story unfolds, Hansel and Gretel are forced to examine their childhoods as they find their old homesite in the woods. They learn the secrets of what happened to their parents during the time they were held hostage. Hansel and Gretel, must try to foil a master plan for a convention of witches. Witches from around the world have dark intentions of holding a rare Blood Moon Sabbath. They will need the heart of a great white witch to make a powerful potion. They get some badly needed help from Mina, a white witch they rescued from a wrongful execution earlier in the story.