Release Date : 10 June, 2016
Director : Duncan Jones
Warcraft (alternatively known as Warcraft: The Beginning) is a 2016 American fantasy film directed by Duncan Jones and written by Jones, Charles Leavitt and Chris Metzen. It is based on the Warcraft video game series and novels set in the world of Azeroth. The film stars Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Robert Kazinsky and Daniel Wu. The film portrays the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs and takes place in a variety of locations established in the video game series. The film was first announced in 2006 as a project partnership between Legendary Pictures and the game\'s developer, Blizzard Entertainment.
Warcraft premiered in Los Angeles on June 6, 2016 and is set to be released by Universal Pictures in the United States on June 10, 2016. The film received negative reviews and has grossed over $121 million.