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Certificate 12A
Cast
Ron Perlman
Selma Blair
Doug Jones
Luke Goss
Anna Walton
Directors
Guillermo del Toro
Screenwriters
Guillermo del Toro
Running Time
120 minutes

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Plot
Hellboy (Perlman) is struggling to accept the strictures of his secret life, or make compromises for the sake of his relationship with pyrokinetic girlfriend Liz (Blair). But with elf prince Nuada (Goss) about to declare war on humanity, he soon has more to worry about…


Verdict
As much Tolkien’s baby as Mignola’s, this has more heart and humour than most fantasy films can dream of. Hellaciously good.


Reviewed by Helen O'Hara

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