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Beowulf (2007)

Directed by Robert Zemeckis. Cast: Ray Winstone, Robin Wright Penn, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich, Crispin Glover, Brendan Gleeson, Alison Lohman, Angelina Jolie. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf. After destroying the overpowering demon Grendel, he incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother, who will use any means possible to ensure revenge. The animation is the talking point of this movie, a landmark in computer imagery. 114 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database

See also: Asma, Stephen T. "Never Mind Grendel. Can Beowulf Conquer the 21st-Century Guilt Trip?" Chronicle of Higher Education, vol. 54, no. 15, pp. B14-B15, 2007 Dec 7

Bernau, Anke. "Suspended Animation: Myth, Memory and History in Beowulf." Screening the Past: An International, Refereed, Electronic Journal of Visual Media & History, Dec2009, Issue 26, p29-29 Full-text of this article / review is available:

Bildhauer, Bettina. "Animation and the human between animal and cyborg : Jester Till, Beowulf, The adventures of Prince Ahmed." In: Filming the Middle Ages / Bettina Bildhauer. London : Reaktion Books, 2011 (Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.M52 B55 2011)

Emanuelson, Karen. "Monster or Warrior? Beowulf as Problematic Hero." In: The image of the hero II in literature, media, and society : proceedings [of] 2010 conference [of the] Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery / edited by Will Wright and Steve Kaplan.Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery. Conference (2010 : Colorado Springs, Colo.) Pueblo, Colo. : The Society, 2010. (Main (Gardner) Stacks PN56.5.H45 S632 2010)

Forni, Kathleen. "Popularizing High Culture: Zemeckis's Beowulf." Studies in Popular Culture, Spring2009, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p45-59, 15p Full-text of this article / review is available:

Kershaw, Sylvia; Ormond, Laurie. "We are the Monsters Now: The Genre Medievalism of Robert Zemeckis' Beowulf." Screening the Past: An International, Refereed, Electronic Journal of Visual Media & History, Dec2009, Full-text of this article / review is available:

Toswell, M. J. " The Simulacrum of Neomedievalism." In: Defining neomedievalism(s) / edited by Karl Fugelso. Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer, 2010. (Main (Gardner) Stacks CB351 .S78 v.19 (2010))