Description from IMDB: “Hansel & Gretel are bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. As the fabled Blood Moon approaches, the siblings encounter a new form of evil that might hold a secret to their past.”
I have mixed feelings about Hansel and Gretel. I saw the trailer in the movie theater and thought it looked really cool. I’m not sure it lived up to my expectations.
The plot meandered a bit, and the witches are kind of cheesy, like Army of Darkness level of ridiculous in spots. I like Army of Darkness, but I don’t think that was what they were going for in this movie. The flying around is just plain silly looking. They aren’t super cheesy 100 percent of the time, however.
The fight scenes were fun to watch. They had some interesting weapons that weren’t really what I would call historically consistent, but then again, I didn’t watch this movie because I wanted to learn something.
Hansel and Gretel is okay if you’re looking for some cinematic junk food. It gets a B-