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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

R  |   |  Action, Fantasy, Horror

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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.


  • Famke Janssen at Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
  • Famke Janssen at Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
  • Peter Stormare and Pihla Viitala in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
  • Famke Janssen at Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
  • Jeremy Renner in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

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Did You Know?


Producer Adam McKay said in 2010, "The idea is, they've grown up and they hunt witches. It's a hybrid sort of old-timey feeling, yet there's pump-acting shotguns. Modern technology, but in an old style. We heard it and we were just like, 'That's a freakin' ... ...


Muriel: What you gonna do? Hit me with your love spell?
Muriel: Not bad.
Muriel: Sacrificing yourself for a mortal... pathetic.


"Hansel" and "Gretel" are diminutive forms of "Hans" and "Greta" respectively. They are names that children use. As the children grew up, they would change to "Hans" and "Greta".


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Action | Fantasy | Horror


Release Date:

25 January 2013



Country of Origin

Germany, USA

Box Office


$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$19,690,956 (USA) (25 January 2013)


$55,682,070 (USA) (19 April 2013)

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