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Never Mind Grendel. Can Beowulf Conquer the 21st-Century Guilt Trip?

December 07, 2007 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

The new film version of Beowulf is upon us, directed by Robert Zemeckis, and starring Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich, Angelina Jolie, and Crispin Glover, with Ray Winstone as Beowulf.

Zemeckis, whose earlier films include Who Framed Roger Rabbit...

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