23rd April is St George’s Day. And as he famously killed a dragon, we decided to use this as an excuse to celebrate our favourite film dragons.
Before digital special effects there was the wonderful world of stop motion animation presided over by Ray Harryhausen. Watch his dragon fight a minotaur in this classic adventure film.
First guarding Gringotts Bank, it becomes a getaway dragon. Need we say more?
The last dragon and a disillusioned dragonslayer team up to defeat an evil king. Unlikely fact: the dragon is voiced by Sean Connery.
Or Elliott as he’s known to his friend Pete. A ‘boy meets monster’ tale that will melt your heart.
A lover of treasure, though less keen on Hobbits, Smaug is both terrifying and destructive.
What’s better than a dragon? A three headed dragon, and arch enemy of the mighty Godzilla, that’s what.
When dragons take over the planet in a dystopian future, only Christian Bale and Matthew McConaughey can save humanity.
As if dragons weren’t scary enough, what about an autobot dragon? Don’t have nightmares.