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New in German cinemas: ‘Hansel and Gretel’

Published: 27 Feb 2013 09:24 GMT+01:00

The classic fairy tale gets a makeover in Tommy Wirkola’s action-packed thriller 'Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters.' Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton play the brother and sister duo who work as weapon-wielding bounty hunters, tracking and killing witches around the world. When the Blood Moon approaches, they come face-to-face with a particularly unique form of evil—one that might reveal the secret to their past. Filmed in Germany, the film pays homage to its Grimm roots while also offering an action-packed story of revenge.

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