The legendary Greek hero's adventures are given a big-budget, star-studded treatment in this made-for-television adaptation, starring Paul Telfer in the title role. The Princess of Thebes (Elizabeth Perkins) gives birth to Hercules, son of Zeus, only to reject him. Zeus' wife Hera tries to bring about Hercules' downfall, tricking him into slaying his own children, after which he is assigned his famous 12 labors. This feature-length epic is taken from the original hit miniseries. Sean Astin, Timothy Dalton and Leelee Sobieski also star. 127 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo; featurette; trailers.