Dragonheart (1996)

A boy and his dragon unite to fight evil in this fantasy. Bowen (Dennis Quaid), a Knight of The Old Code in Medieval times, is summoned by Aislinn the Queen (Julie Christie) to the bedside of her son, Einon, who is also Bowen's student.… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 31, 1996
DVD Release Date: February 24, 1998
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Mike Clark
USA Today

This mildly engaging castle-storming adventure is best pegged as a family comedy.

Michael Dequina

Harmless family entertainment, but not especially satisfying.

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

The script and the direction drags a lot. It gets way too wordy at times.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A laughable disaster.

Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Seeing a large CG dragon talk like Sean Connery is mildly disconcerting. What's weird is the big lizard actually kinda looks like our beloved bald Scot.

Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Exciting fantasy flick has Connery voicing the dragon.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Morality tale with an unsual team of heroes.

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Flixster Audience Score: 60% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
I remember this coming out in 1996 and thinking they had just ripped off the film title from 'Braveheart' which came out the year before or… More
Wahida K
I always thought the Dragons are Fantasy Creatures, till I caught a Documentary on TV, that proves that Dragons existed the last one died in 15 century.
Alex roy
Dragonheart is a thrilling fantasy adventure that tells the story of King Einon who was wounded and summons Draco, one of the last living dragons in the land.… More
Anders Gatten
Medieval movies are a dieing bread. There'not as much want for them as there was in the 90's. Dragonheart was one of the last of these films.… More
Conner Rainwater
Just a weird movie, even when you know it's about dragons. The fact that the script is so bizarre and inhuman makes for one incredibly corny and dumb… More
Film Crazy
i love this movie its such a nice little magical movie with a fantastic cast and a brillaint storyline and exciting scenes! Really worth a watch!