EPIC FANTASY MOVIES!

Have you seen them all? Probably, right? But just in case, here’s a whole mess of ’em. Click on any of the images to stream on Amazon Video. We will add links for buying DVDs and such soon!

THE LORD OF THE RINGS – THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

Story by JRR Tolkien
Directed by Peter Jackson

In the first part, The Lord of the Rings, a shy young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a simple gold ring that holds the secret to the survival–or enslavement–of the entire world.

Available on Amazon Video here

THE PRINCESS BRIDE

Story by  William Goldman
Directed by Rob Reiner

Based on William Goldman’s novel of the same name, The Princess Bride is staged as a book read by grandfather (Peter Falk) to his ill grandson (Fred Savage). Falk’s character assures a romance-weary Savage that the book has much more to deliver than a simpering love story, including but not limited to fencing, fighting, torture, death, true love, giants, and pirates.

Available on Amazon Video here

THE NEVERENDING STORY

Story by  Michael Ende
Directed by Wolfgang Petersen

A family fantasy/adventure epic based on the acclaimed best-seller about a troubled boy who discovers an extraordinary storybook-and the fantastical world within its pages.

Available on Amazon Video here

LABYRINTH

Directed by Jim Henson

A young girl, who enters a world of her own creation, experiences her first awareness of love, responsibility and danger.

Available on Amazon Video here

THE DARK CRYSTAL

Directed by Jim Henson, Frank Oz

Gelflings attempt to save the world from evil in this elaborate fantasy from directors Jim Henson and Frank Oz.

Available on Amazon Video here

ERAGON

Story by  Christopher Paolini
Directed by Stefen Fangmeier

In a mythical time, a teenage boy becomes a dragon rider with the help of a wise old man, and with his newly-hatched dragon, avenges the murder of his uncle, rescues a beautiful warrior, and battles a tyrannical king.

Available on Amazon Video here

NARNIA

Story by  C.S. Lewis
Directed by Andrew Adamson

Four siblings play a game of hide and seek and wind up entering a magical land. Once there, they discover a world inhabited by beasts, dwarfs, and giants and find themselves in a battle to defeat a witch.

Available on Amazon Video here

THE BLACK CAULDRON

Story by Lloyd Alexander
Directed by Ted Berman, Richard Rich

A young boy challenges an evil king to save his world.

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EXCALIBUR

Story by  Bernard Cornwell
Directed by Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren

The King Arthur roars to life of Arthur’s rise to power, the Knights of the Round Table, Merlin the Magician, the golden age of Camelot and the search for the Holy Grail.

Available on Amazon Video here

DRAGONHEART

Story by Charles Pogue
Directed by Rob Cohen

The last dragon and a disillusioned dragonslaying knight must cooperate to stop an evil king who was given partial immortality.

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CONAN THE BARBARIAN

Directed by John Milius

Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as the Cimmerian Conan who sets out with his companions to learn the “riddle of steel,” which will give him ultimate power and kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom.

Available on Amazon Video here

PAN’S LABYRINTH

Story by Guillermo Del Toro
Directed by Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren

Amidst a civil war, armed with only her imagination, young Ofelia discovers a mysterious labyrinth and meets a faun who sets her on a path to saving herself and her ailing mother.

Available on Amazon Video here

DUNE

Story by Frank Herbert
Directed by David Lynch

Set in a distant future the year 10191 where life in the universe and space travel is dependent upon a spice Melange found only on the desert planet Arrakis or Dune; where the natives of the planet await the arrival of their Messiah who will lead them into a holy war against the evil Harkonnen empire.

Available on Amazon Video here

WILLOW

Story by  George Lucas
Directed by Bob Dolman

A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen.

Available on Amazon here

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS

Directed by Courtney Solomon

Destiny belongs to those who dare in Dungeons & Dragons, a thunderous fantasy adventure inspired by the immensely popular role-playing game

Available on Amazon Video here

LEGEND

Directed by Ridley Scott

Tom Cruise stars in this visually stunning fantasy-adventure in which pure good and evil battle to the death in a mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals.

Available on Amazon Video here

THE LAST UNICORN

Story by Peter S. Beagle

Directed by Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.

Fantasy about the last remaining unicorn on earth who leaves her home in the lilac woods in the hope that she will find another unicorn somewhere in the world.

Available on Amazon Video here

LADYHAWKE

Directed by Richard Donner

In this enchanted swashbuckling tale of two lovers cursed to live together yet apart. With the help of the wily Phillipe Gaston, known as the Mouse, the lovers battle the evil bishop.

Available on Amazon Video here

TIME BANDITS

Story by Michael Palin

Directed by Terry Gilliam

A young boy accidentally joins a band of time travelling dwarves, as they jump from era to era looking for treasure to steal.

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THE HOBBIT

Story by J.R.R. Tolkien

Directed by Peter Jackson

The adventure follows Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim Erebor with the help of Gandalf the Grey and 13 Dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield.

Available on Amazon Video here

SEVENTH SON

Story by Orson Scott Card

Directed by Sergei Bodrov

An unlikely young hero embarks on a daring adventure with his mentor in order to vanquish a dark queen.

Available on Amzon Video here