"[T]remendously entertaining....Peterson rips and roars through the tale..."
"[With] crisply edited combat sequences, tableaus of antique splendor, [and] a hugely muscled Brad Pitt modeling the latest in Hellenic leisure wear..."New York Times
"[T]his latest interpretation of Homer's classic tale is entertainingly epic eye candy."USA Today
"Sean Bean's Odysseus is resourceful and driven..."
"The costuming and production design are handsome..."
Sight and Sound
"A brilliantly told story." Premiere
"An action spectacle of weight, splendor and vast entertainment value"New York Observer
"Stunning. Raging excitement, visual grandeur and dramatic intelligence."Chicago Tribune
"The film is enormous and awe-inspiring" Associated Press