Articles tagged beowulf

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Simon Armitage (Translator)

British poet breathes new life into a classic piece of early English literature.

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‘Beowulf’ screenwriter says don’t expect `300’ in Viking horns

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—Fantasy author Neil Gaiman automatically turns down offers to rewrite others’ work for the screen, but in the case of “Beowulf,” whose

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5 Oct 2007 // 3:27 AM

LONDON—I keep trying not to squint. But the light, an eerie purple, is very low. And there’s a piece of heavy glass between

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Beowulf saves the girl and carries her to the stronghold, where she immediately breaks away again and allows herself to be killed. Evidently there's 'something' inside the castle worse than death -- the rest of the movie.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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