Jason and the Argonauts: (hmv Exclusive) - The Premium Collection
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Fantastic special effects by Ray Harryhausen and exciting mythological adventure make this a film that is fun for everyone. It’s the story of Jason (Todd Armstrong), a fearless sailor and explorer, who returns to the kingdom of Thessaly after a 20-year voyage to make his rightful claim to the throne. But to do so, Jason must first find the magical Golden Fleece. He selects a crew and with the help of Hera, Queen of the Gods, set sail in search of the Fleece. Jason and his crew must overcome incredible obstacles including a 100-foot bronze giant, the venomous Hydra – a huge creature with the heads of seven snakes – and a spectacular battle with an army of skeletons.
Commentary with Ray Harryhausen and the Film Historian Tony Doltan
Commentary with Director Peter Jackson and Visual Effects Artists Randall William Cook
Original Skeleton Fight Storyboards
The Harryhausen Legacy featurette
Ray Harryhausen Interviewed by Director John Landis
The Harryhausen Chronicles – narrated by Leonard Nimoy documentary