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Dragon Hunters (2008)

Chasseurs de dragons (original title)
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A fantastic tale telling the adventures of two dragon hunters!
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vincent Lindon ... Lian-Chu (voice)
Patrick Timsit Patrick Timsit ... Gwizdo (voice)
Philippe Nahon ... Le Seigneur Arnold (voice)
Amanda Lear Amanda Lear ... Gildas (voice)
Marie Drion Marie Drion ... Zoé (voice)
Jeremy Prevost Jeremy Prevost ... Hector (voice)
Jean-Marc Lentretien Jean-Marc Lentretien ... Mamular (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John DiMaggio ... Fat John (voice)
Elias Eliot ... Gildas (voice)
Jess Harnell ... Gildas (voice)
Nick Jameson ... Lord Arnold (voice)
Mary Mouser ... Zoé (voice) (as Mary Matilyn Mouser)
Rob Paulsen ... Gwizdo / Bat / Lensflair (voice)
Forest Whitaker ... Lian-Chu (voice)
Dave Wittenberg ... Hector (voice)
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Storyline

The world has become a vast conglomerate of islands of varying size and shape. This babbling universe is mainly populated with ruthless rogues, surly peasants and illiterate, petty lords. Their main concerns revolve around two fundamental rules: Eat and don't get eaten. For this new world has become infested with a terrible plague: omnipresent, monstrously famished, mutant creatures are wreaking havoc - They are known as the Dragons. Gwizdo and Lian-Chu are two dragon hunters, but are a long way from being among the best. Their only real talents: the size of the hulking brute with the heart of gold, Lian-Chu, and Gwizdo's talent for scams of all and any shape or form. Their sole ambition: to buy a little farm where they can relax and raise mussels, a creature that is a lot less unpleasant and difficult to hunt down than dragons. A few islands away rises the fortress of Lord Arnold. Arnold has a problem: he's living in terror at the thought of the return of World Eater, that horrible ... Written by Anonymous

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knight | king | sheep | gold | hero | See All (10) »

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La chasse aux dragons, c'est pas un conte de fées (Dragon hunting isn't a fairy tale)


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some scary images, fantasy action and language | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Bac Films [France] | Official site | See more »

Country:

France | Luxembourg | Germany

Language:

French

Release Date:

26 March 2008 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Dragon Hunters See more »

Filming Locations:

France See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR11,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$12,389,088
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Trivia

Gwizdo's eyes are brown in the movie. In the series, his eyes are blue. See more »

Quotes

Gwizdo: Okay, Sir Lian-Chu's groupie, your backstage chatter is very close to driving be bonkers!
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Connections

Featured in Troldspejlet: Episode #40.4 (2008) See more »

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Performed by Jalan Jalan
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What a beauty!
27 April 2008 | by DerRalfSee all my reviews

This is a real eye candy. A world made of floating islands and flying ancient cities. Huge monsters whose preferred method of attack is hurling cathedrals at their opponents... Who can resist that? An ancient prophecy, a bunch of underdog heroes and a cute princess in search of her hero... sounds familiar...? Yes we heard that song before. But You will forget that while looking at the spectacular scenery.

This movie is fun to watch while it lasts. But after leaving the cinema You'll be longing for a little bit more story.

What is behind the 30-years-circle? What drove the knight crazy? Who built all these fabulous monuments, castles and cities... and why are they falling apart? And apart from that one bunch of farmers, where are the people? Really, this picture looks so intriguing, but it's no Lord of the Rings.


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