Pete's Dragon

Pete's Dragon Goes Old School For Bluray Promo

I received a press drop from the folks behind Pete's Dragon today. I was giving the idea that it was going to be a bit retro… so I thought it might've involved the 1977 film with Helen Reddy, Jim Dale, Red Buttons and Mickey Rooney… but they went more 90's Blockbuster. The newest version of […]

Bryce Dallas Howard talks Storytelling And Pete's Dragon

In a new featurette for Disney's upcoming film Pete's Dragon, actress Bryce Dallas Howard talks about storytelling and how her dad, Ron Howard, used to tell stories to her and her siblings. She also talks about the iconic nature of Disney movies and how this new film fits right in. Pete's Dragon opens in theaters […]

Elliott Takes Flight In Pete's Dragon Clip

In a recently released clip from Disney's upcoming remake of Pete's Dragon, Pete and Elliott have a bit of fun before racing to the skies. [youtube][/youtube] The film updates the 1977 original with Pete as a modern boy growing up wild in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with only Elliott to protect him. When […]

Robert Redford Discusses Drawing Dragons In Pete's Dragon Clip

In a clip from Disney's upcoming remake of Pete's Dragon (via Yahoo!), Robert Redford and Bryce Dallas Howard discuss a drawing of the creature Pete claims helped him survive in the forest. And the creature happens to look a lot like the one Redford's character used to draw for Howard's when she was growing up. […]

Bryce Dallas Howard Faces Pete's Dragon In New Trailer

In the new trailer for Pete's Dragon, Bryce Dallas Howard comes face-to-face with Elliott, the green and furry protector of Pete, a modern-day boy surviving in the wilderness with the dragon's help. [youtube][/youtube] While it is open to debate, I believe there has never been a truly great dragon movie. Some remember Dragonslayer and the […]

Pete's Dragon Goes Fuzzy In First Photo Of Elliott

Hidden from the earlier trailer for Pete's Dragon, Entertainment Weekly has a first look photo of Elliott as he will appear in the live action remake: Keeping some of the original design, the new Elliott veers away from the popular scaled look for dragons and goes for something akin to Falcor from The Neverending Story. […]

Pete's Dragon Director David Lowery To Take On Peter Pan

Disney's live action adaptations of its classic animated features will continue with Peter Pan. The film will be directed by David Lowery, who already has one Disney adaptation to his credit with August's Pete's Dragon. According to Deadline, Lowery will co-write the script with his Pete's Dragon collaborator Toby Halbrooks. It is unclear if the […]

Pete's Dragon Teaser Offers A Glimpse At The Dragon

The teaser for Disney's upcoming remake of Pete's Dragon recasts Pete as a feral child living in the modern day forests of the Pacific Northwest. A park ranger played by Bryce Dallas Howard discovers Pete and tells her father about the boy, who apparently lived out in the wild for six years. The father, played […]

Dexter And The Dragon

Micheal C. Hall (Dexter) is the latest to sign on board for Disney's remake/reinvention of the 1977 film Pete's Dragon. Hall joins Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, Wes Bentley and newcomer Oakes Fegley in the story about a young boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot who happens to be a dragon. David Lowery will […]