Genre: ACTION / FAMILY / FANTASY
Release Dates: DECEMBER 15, 2006
Trailers: Trailer 1 Behind the Scenes
Taglines: One boy… One dragon… A world of adventure.
Production Company: Fox 2000 Pictures / Ingenious Film
A farm boy in his homeland of Alagaesia, happens upon a dragon’s egg, a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realizes he’s the one person who can defend his land against an evil king.
Crew: Stefen Fangmeier (director); Peter Buchman (screenplay); Lawrence Konner, Christopher Paolini, Mark Rosenthal (writers); John A, John Davis, Wyck Godfrey (producers); Adam Goodman (producer, co-producer) Chris Symes (co-producer)
Cast: Edward Speleers as Eragon, Djimon Hounsou as Ajihad, Jeremy Irons as Brom, John Malkovich as King Galbatorix, Robert Carlyle as Durza, Gary Lewis as King Hrothgar, Alun Armstrong as Uncle Garrow, Ágnes Bánfalvy as Old Woman, Jaymes Butler as Warrior, Caroline Chikezie as Nasuada, Christopher Egan as Roran, Tamsin Egerton as Katrina, Sienna Guillory as Arya, Garrett Hedlund as Murtagh, Kimo Keoke as Dwarf 10, Steven Spiers as Sloan, Nils Allen Stewart as Lord Urgal, Joss Stone as Angela
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Film Fetish trivia:
Ian McKellen was offered the role of Brom, but turned it down because of his commitment to X-Men 3.