PG-13 | | Animation, Action, Adventure
The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.
Screenwriters Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary met, after Avary became the writer for a proposed film adaptation of Gaiman's acclaimed Sandman graphic novel. Gaiman loved his script, but the studio found it "too weird" and had Avary replaced with Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio. Finding their ... ...
I want mead! Give me some mead, my queen!
Denmark, where the story takes place, is a completely flat land; whereas in the movie we see cliffs, mountains etc.
English, Old English
£2,199,848 (UK) (16 November 2007)
$82,161,969 (USA) (25 January 2008)