4.3/10
1,681
38 user 13 critic

Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011)

Trailer
1:54 | Trailer

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
When Will's father is killed by a dragon, he embarks on an epic journey filled by vengeance that leads him to an ancestral home which he stays at and works for the tyrannical Sterling in ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A young noblewoman must fulfill her calling to become the long foretold Paladin.

Director: Anne K. Black
Stars: Elizabeth Adams, Owen Barton, Lemuel Black
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons.

Director: John Lyde
Stars: Danielle Chuchran, Richard McWilliams, Paul D. Hunt
Survivor I (2014)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

During their search for a habitable planet the last living humans crash-land on a barren world, inhabited by bloodthirsty aliens and mysterious post-apocalyptic warriors.

Director: John Lyde
Stars: Danielle Chuchran, Kevin Sorbo, Rocky Myers
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

When a team of unlikely heroes hijacks a steam-powered battle wagon, a daring young wizard (Marek) steals the final piece of the all-powerful Darkspore and embarks on a desperate quest to ... See full summary »

Director: John Lyde
Stars: Melanie Stone, Adam Johnson, Jake Stormoen
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The young magician Marek dreams of exciting adventures. When she meets the help-seeking priestess Teela she offers her assistance and provides a motley troupe. Together they go in search of Teela's sister, who was kidnapped by a wild ogre.

Director: Anne K. Black
Stars: Melanie Stone, Adam Johnson, Jake Stormoen
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Marek and her company must go on a journey and prevent Szorlok from obtaining all the shards of the Darkspore, or all will be lost.

Director: Anne K. Black
Stars: Melanie Stone, Adam Johnson, Jake Stormoen
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Mallister takes Thane prisoner and forces Marek and her team on a quest.

Director: A. Todd Smith
Stars: Melanie Stone, Adam Johnson, Jake Stormoen
Dragonfyre (2013)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A battle-weary ex-Special Forces Operative buys a ranch in remote American West to flee from the world, and encounters a strange series of trespassers, including a beautiful elf princess ... See full summary »

Director: Kohl Glass
Stars: Rusty Joiner, Masiela Lusha, Wesley John
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

As the Lich King's zombie legions ravage the world, Marek, a cursed young sorceress, embarks on a quest to obtain a weapon from the gods, with her friend Dagen, a self-serving half-elf ... See full summary »

Director: John Lyde
Stars: Melanie Stone, Adam Johnson, Matthew Mercer
Cyborg X (2016)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

After X-Corp, a radical weapons manufacturer, is taken over by a Cyber Virus, a group of survivors must fight to save humanity from the army of Machines the Virus now controls.

Director: K. King
Stars: Eve Mauro, Danny Trejo, Rocky Myers
Orcs! (2011)
Action | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

When marauding orcs invade a US National Park, our collective fates lie in the hands of Ranger Cal Robertson and his side-kick, Volunteer Cadet Hobie, who must stop the wave of destruction before the whole world is overrun.

Director: Andrew Black
Stars: Adam Johnson, Maclain Nelson, Renny Grames
Dragonslayer (2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Josh 'Skreech' Sandoval, a local skate legend and new father in Fullerton, California, has to come to terms with the fact that it's time to grow up and be responsible for his son and family.

Director: Tristan Patterson
Stars: Josh 'Skreech' Sandoval
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Will Shepherd
...
...
Rogan Ap Cynan
...
Baron Sterling
...
Lady Spriggs
Michael O'Flaherty ...
Crow
Anthony Murphy ...
Tom
...
Lance
...
Sam
...
Dirth
...
Baron DeGuilbert
Louie Rodriguez ...
Sheep Herder
Edit

Storyline

When Will's father is killed by a dragon, he embarks on an epic journey filled by vengeance that leads him to an ancestral home which he stays at and works for the tyrannical Sterling in order to learn how to slay the beast. While he is training, he befriends Sterling's daughter Kate, and Sterling becomes increasingly suspicious of and threatened by Will. He orders his men to kill him but Will escapes. Now Will must evade Sterling's men whilst trying to avenge his father. Written by FridayToker

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some crude humor and dialogue | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 September 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Paladin: Dawn of the Dragonslayer  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Will brings Kate back to the castle after she ran away, the clothes she's wearing keep changing depending on the camera angle during the horse ride: sometimes she has a cloak, sometimes she doesn't, sometimes she's wearing small black shoes, sometimes she's wearing brown boots. See more »

Connections

Followed by The Crown and the Dragon (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Dawn of the Dragonslayer
1 February 2012 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

When a movie makes me forget that I am watching a movie I say the movie is good. While watching at many movies with lots of big names and marketing and everything made according to the big budget that was put on the table, I din t feel absorbed into the story like I was absorbed by this so "low IMDb rated" movie.

Everything in this movie was done with so much heart, and so much passion, every scene and dialogue was carefully studied and the final result was a small masterpiece. All my respect for all the actors, director, writers and everything else involved in creating this film, most of them with almost no previous experience in film industry. This movie delivers in terms of feeling, 10 times more than most of the big budget dragon movies I saw. With exactly the same cast, storyline and the same team but with little more money, this movies would have been a cinema success.

In the end I would like to say to the harsh critics to learn to appreciate a movie for what it is and to not bash it because it is not a Lord of the Rings or a Gladiator.

ps: I see now that years ago I gave Eragorn 1 rating on IMDb, while I give 10 to this movie for this very pleasant surprise it offered me.


27 of 41 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?