When the druid Panoramix is attacked by some roman soldiers, Obelix drives them away by throwing a menhir on them - which accidentally hits Panoramix. After this the druid has lost his memory and can not remember the formula of his magic potions, especially the one which gives superhuman strength.
The Gauls without the magic potion?! By Toutatis!
Did You Know?
Despite the film's title, only a minor section of "Asterix and the Big Fight" features in the plot (specifically, Getafix's amnesia). See more
[from the American dub, after a legionary has been blown up like a balloon by an experimental potion
I thought the Romans were going to cut down on inflation.
The American version of the movie adds a narrator (who speaks during many of silent moments) as well add many new lines spoken off screen. This was included to add exposition for people not familiar with Asterix (explain the setting, Obelix back story etc.) This version was translated into other languages such as Polish. See more
Written by Michel Colombier
and Kathleen Wakefield See more