by Chris Ryall
Cover Artist: Gabriel Rodriguez
Review by Charles Mohapel
Idea & Design Works Llc Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781600101281
Date: 31 October 2007 List Price $17.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK / Show Article /
Based on Neil Gaiman's and Roger Avary's screenplay for the Paramount Pictures film starring Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, Angelina Jolie, John Malkovich, Robin Wright Penn, Crispin Glover, Alison Lohman, and Brendan Gleeson, IDW Publishing has issued the adaptation of Beowulf as both a 4-issue comic released each week in October and as a gorgeous graphic novel.
Deftly written by Chris Ryall, both the comic books and the graphic novel feature the exquisite art of Gabriel Rodriguez.From official release/information:
Book Description: A special adaptation of the big-screen retelling of the ancient myth from filmmakers Neil Gaiman, Roger Avary and Robert Zemeckis! In the sixth century, the warrior Beowulf must do battle with the monster Grendel as well as Grendel's mother and a dragon who has a personal connection to the Scandanavian warrior. Adapted by Chris Ryall and Gabriel Rodriguez (Clive Barker's The Great and Secret Show).
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