Plot – Hercules, half man half god, is kidnapped by Hades and sent to Earth to prove he has the right to live in the Olympus. Hercules will face twelve trials and will understand how is difficult to live with his humanity by one side and with his immortality by the other. He's helped by Pegasus, the winged horse, and he's seduced by Megara, a femme fatale called 'Meg'.
All actors – Tate Donovan, Josh Keaton, Roger Bart, Danny DeVito, James Woods, Susan Egan, Bobcat Goldthwait, Matt Frewer, Rip Torn, Samantha Eggar, Barbara Barrie, Hal Holbrook, Paul Shaffer, Amanda Plummer, Carole Shelley, Paddi Edwards, Charlton Heston, Patrick Pinney, Lillias White, Vanéese Y. Thomas, Cheryl Freeman, LaChanze, Roz Ryan, Corey Burton, Keith David, Mary Kay Bergman, Kathleen Freeman, Bug Hall, Kellen Hathaway, Wayne Knight, Aaron Michael Metchik, Tawatha Agee, Jack Angel, Shelton Becton, Bob Bergen, Rodger Bumpass, Jennifer Darling, Debi Derryberry, Bill Farmer, Milt Grayson, Sherry Lynn, Mickie McGowan, Denise Pickering, Phil Proctor, Jan Rabson, Riley Steiner, Fronzi Thornton, Erik von Detten, Ken Williams, Jim Cummingsshow all
“Hercules” Quotes 33 quotes
“I got a feeling you're gonna leap at my new offer. You give me the key to bringing down Wonder Breath, and I give you the thing that you crave most in the entire cosmos: your freedom.”
“You might feel just a little queasy. It's kinda natural. Maybe you should... sit down! Now you know how it feels to be like everyone else. Isn't it just peachy?”
“- Hercules: Meg, why did you... You didn't have to...
- Meg: People do crazy things... when they're in love.”
“He's gotta have a weakness, because everybody's got a weakness. I mean, for Pandora, it was the box thing. And for the Trojans, hey, they bet on the wrong horse, okay? All we have to do is find out Wonder Boy's weakness.”
“I know what I did was wrong, but this isn't about me, it's about him. If you don't help him now, Phil, he'll die.”
“I trained all those would-be heroes. Odysseus, Perseus, Theseus. Alotayusses! And every one of those bums let me down flatter than a discus. None of them could go the distance. And then, there was Achilles. Now there was a guy who had it all: the build, the foot-speed. He could jab! He could take a hit! He could keep on coming! But that...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Hercules: Aren't you... a damsel in distress?
- Meg: I'm a damsel, I'm in distress, I can handle this. Have a nice day.”
- Hercules: So how'd you get stuck with the...
- Meg: Pinhead with hooves? Well, you know how men are. They think "No" means "Yes" and "Get lost" means "Take me, I'm yours".
“- Hera, Hercules' Mother: You were willing to give your life to rescue this young woman.
- Zeus: For a true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart.”
“No kid, giving up is for rookies. I came back because I'm not quitting on you. I'm willing to go the distance. How about you?”
“Fabulous party. You know, I haven't seen this much love in a room since Narcissus discovered himself.”
“Father, this is the moment I've always dreamed of. But a life without Meg, even an immortal life, would be... empty. I wish to stay on Earth with her. I finally know where I belong.”
“You get her out. She goes, you stay.
[after Hercules dives in to save Meg]
Oh, you know what slipped my mind? You'll be dead before you can get to her. That's not a problem, is it?”