Have any of you seen the new Beowulf film? If so, did you like it? How did it compare with the original text?
Here’s a link to the Beowulf film trailer website: http://www.beowulfmovie.com/
Here’s a link to the original text of the epic: http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/basis/beowulf-oe.html (Old English)
http://etext.virginia.edu/toc/modeng/public/AnoBeow.html (modern translation)
You can hear part of Beowulf in Old English here: http://www.arts.gla.ac.uk/sesll/englang/ugrad/readings/OE/beowulf.htm