Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary‘s script based on the 8th century Anglo-Saxon epic “Beowulf” is being turned into a CGI film by director Robert Zemeckis, starring Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich and through the miracle of CGI, the 50 year old Ray Winstone as the young hero Beowulf. The film has a slated US release on November 16, 2007. Check out the latest Beowulf movie trailer 🙂
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In a time of heroes, the mighty warrior Beowulf slays the demon Grendel and incurs the wrath of its monstrous yet seductive mother in a conflict that transforms a king into a legend. Groundbreaking director Robert Zemeckis offers a vision of the Beowulf saga that has never been told before. Warner Bros.
Pictures in association with Shangri-La Entertainment present an ImageMovers Production of a Robert Zemeckis film, €œBeowulf, starring Ray Winstone in the title role and Anthony Hopkins as the corrupt King Hrothgar, as well as John Malkovich, Robin Wright Penn, Brendan Gleeson, Crispin Glover, Alison Lohman and Angelina Jolie as Grendel’s mother. Neil Gaiman (€œMirrormask, the graphic novel Sandman) & Roger Avary (€œPulp Fiction) adapted the legend for the screen. (Source: Warner Brothers)
Found another version of Beowulf. This is the trailer for a movie adaptation of “Beowulf” called Beowulf & Grendel . Directed by Sturla Gunnarsson, starring Gerard Butler as Beowulf.
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