Latest 10,000 BC Stories

2008-07-18 18:00:28

***** 10,000 BC (Cert 12, 104 mins, Warner Home Video, action/romance, also available to buy on DVD pounds 15.99/two-disc DVD pounds 22.99/ Blu-ray pounds 26.99) Starring: Steven Strait, Camilla Belle, Cliff Curtis, Joel Virgil, Mona Hammond, Affif Ben Badra, Mo Zinal, Nathanael Baring, Marco Khan, Junior Oliphant. ON THE snowy peaks of a Siberian mountain range, the Yagahl tribe celebrates the birth of a child with blue eyes, as decreed in ancient prophecy. She grows up to be...

2008-03-06 18:00:00

If you've been anywhere near a television set in the last six weeks, you've seen the ads for Roland Emmerich's "10,000 B.C." -- the woolly mammoths frolicking through ancient cities, the saber-toothed tiger shoving his face so close to the long-haired hero's that the poor, terrified human can smell the monkey on his breath. Let's not talk about the anachronism of all this -- whether or not mammoths, saber- tooths, people and massive desert cities were all contemporaneous. We're talking about...

2005-10-04 23:52:55

By Tatiana Siegel and Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - German director Roland Emmerich, who offered a terrifying glimpse of the future in "The Day After Tomorrow," will deliver a blast from the past with "10,000 B.C." The Columbia Pictures project centers on a young mammoth hunter who embarks on a journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his dying tribe. In the process, he saves the one he loves. The story is based an idea that Emmerich envisioned a...

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