5.7/10
3,225
30 user 12 critic

George and the Dragon (2004)

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

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Elmendorf
Jean-Pierre Castaldi ...
...
Wryn
...
Sir Robert
Stefan Jürgens ...
Bulchar
...
Mercenary #1
...
McNally
...
...
King Edgar
...
Mother Superior
Carl Chase ...
Aard
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

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

Taglines:

George left England as a Knight and soldier. He Came home a Dragonslayer... and a Legend. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

| | |

Language:

Release Date:

2004 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Dragon Sword  »

Box Office

Budget:

$32,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$849 (Romania) (24 October 2004)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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

Quotes

Sister Angela: [Watching George and Lunna argue] You'd think they were married the way they are carrying on.
See more »

Crazy Credits

A selection of outtakes, bloopers and behind-the-scenes jokes are featured during the closing credits. See more »

Connections

References Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

It Will Always Be You
Composed by Gast Waltzing
Vocals by Maggie Parke
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The return of comedic Fantasy
29 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

I saw the world premiere of George and the Dragon at Cinenygma, Luxembourg International Film Festival. Despite problems encountered during the production and even more so during post-production, the film will now be released. After the opening minutes of "George", it should be clear to anybody that it is time to cast aside expectations of seeing LotR's little brother, the skateboarding monk reveals that this film does not take itself seriously at all or does it just emulate a certain elf surfing shields? The film thrives on the performances of its main cast and possesses a simply but entertaining plotline. The quirky humour that springs up every now and then reminds one of "Willow" and "Army of Darkness" but does not harm as much as entertain. 7/10


33 of 46 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

"The IMDb Show": Alan Tudyk, His Top 5 Star Wars Droids, and Denzel's Dream Role

"The IMDb Show" Thanksgiving special: Alan Tudyk ranks his top five droids, we talk with the cast of Roman J. Israel, Esq., and we share our favorite Thanksgiving TV episodes.

Watch the show