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YMMV: Hansel And Gretel Witch Hunters
  • Awesome Music: "Bundy" by Animal Alpha during the end credits.
  • Cliché Storm: The movie plays like your typical horror-themed arcade game. Two players with loads of guns and ammo, blasting monsters (witches) into ludicrous gibs, saving the hostage villagers (children), along with a Big Bad final boss. And the adventure continues. It also helps that the heroes struggle against powerful witches, much like how a stage boss takes a lot of punishment before getting destroyed.
  • Crack Pairing/Brother-Sister Incest: Most fans of Tumblr and Deviant Art have paired Hansel and Gretel together.
    • The short-"haired" witch the siblings capture briefly taunts them with saying they should do this. Neither of them is pleased.
  • Crazy Awesome: All the heroes, but the witches are no slouches either.
  • Draco in Leather Pants: The witches, particularly Muriel and her two crones (Horned Witch and Red-Haired Witch).
  • Ensemble Dark Horse: Edward.
    • The two main witches who serve as Muriel's crones - the spiky-haired witch and the red-haired witch.
  • Evil Is Sexy: Muriel, when not in her witch face at least. Given that she's played by Famke Janssen this shouldn't be surprising.
  • Ham and Cheese: Famke Janssen's Muriel drops line after line of delicious, fatty cheese and she clearly loves every second of it.
  • Moral Event Horizon:
    • Muriel setting Hansel and Gretel's mother and father to be burnt at the stake and be hanged respectively, despite being completely innocent, especially since the former is a white, and therefore benign witch; in order to separate Gretel from them in order to get her heart.
    • Berringer crosses it when he murders the mayor in front of the townspeople.
  • Narm: The giggling, grunting, and rasping from the Horned Witch.
  • Relationship Writing Fumble: It's hard not to see that the siblings' interactions look much like lovers.
  • So Bad, It's Good: Easily one of the dumbest, yet most entertaining movies of 2013.
  • Visual Effects of Awesome: The film employs a combination of digital and makeup effects to bring the witches to life. Edward is a completely practical creation.
  • What The Hell Casting Agency: Hansel and Gretel look to have only a couple of years' difference between them as children. Flashforward and... well, Jeremy Renner is 15 years older than Gemma Arterton and looks it.
    • More importantly, this is a completely non-serious movie with shotguns, hideous witches, and ridiculous amounts of blood and gibs. Why didn't anyone get Bruce Campbell for this film?
    • They missed an opportunity to show Sheriff Berringer being present at the burning of Adrianna.

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