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Overall C

Based on the video game Dungeon Siege, the movie In the Name of the King follows the quest of Farmer (Jason Statham), a man who is trying to rescue his wife was from the Krug. Because these brutal kidnappers are under the control of Gallian (Ray Liotta), an evil wizard with plans to overthrow reigning King Konreid (Burt Reynolds), Farmer soon finds himself caught in the middle of their struggle for power.

Violence C-
Sexual Content B+
Profanity B-
Substance Use B-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense battle sequences.

Talk to your kids about…

In the Name of the King - A Dungeon Siege Tale

Why is Farmer reluctant to join the King’s army? What is his purpose in pursuing the Krugs? What causes his change in attitude?

How does the structure of games differ from movies? What difficulties are there in adapting games to film?