George and the Dragon (2004)

PG  |   |  Action, Adventure, Comedy  |  2004 (Russia)
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A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.


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The first crusade to free the Holy Land has ended. A mass of weary knights, squires, soldiers of fortune and priests are making their way home across a Europe that has changed forever. George, a handsome English knight, unsettled by the horrendous bloodletting he witnessed in Palestine, desires to hang up his sword and settle down to a quiet, peaceful life. On returning to England, George heads north where he's heard the land is good and the population sparse and of a kindly King named Edgaar. He finds King Edgaar in a terrible state. His beautiful daughter, Lunna has recently disappeared. In return for a small plot of land, George agrees to search for Princess Lunna. With Edgaar's faithful servant, Elmendorf, George sets out. George discovers both the princess and the truth behind her strange disappearance. The quest now set before them ends in a love, a lie and a legend that has lasted a thousand years. Written by Schleppy

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dragon | knight | princess | priest | love | See All (37) »


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Rated PG for action violence | See all certifications »



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Release Date:

2004 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Dragon Sword  »

Box Office


$32,000,000 (estimated)

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2.35 : 1
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Val Kilmer's cameo was filmed while on break from the Mindhunters (2004) shoot. See more »


George: [after father Bernard gets slashed in the belly with a sword, and blood pours out. George smells the "blood"] This isn't blood. This is Burgundy!
Father Bernard: [Father Bernard points to the wounded wine bladder he carried under his robe] But there's a big big hole here.
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Cute movie. Great fun.
27 August 2006 | by (Hazelwood, MO, USA) – See all my reviews

I had been looking forward to seeing this movie through weeks of advertising and I was not disappointed.

The story was well written, with several interesting twists. The movie is a mix between legend and farce and is very well done. It is fast paced with just the right mix of seriousness and playfulness.

James Purefoy is excellent. His voice, his looks, his charisma are everything a knightly hero should be. His acting is extraordinary and his comic timing was superior. I had enjoyed him in his small role in "A Knight's Tale" and wondered if the promise he showed in that movie would carry over into others. His acting surpassed my expectations. The other actors and actresses play their roles well, too. They made an unbelievable story believable... well, almost.

The direction was not heavy handed, maintaining the lighthearted spontaneity of the movie. Costumes were great, sets were lovely, script was fun.

All in all, this is a movie I would recommend to my friends.

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