20th Century Fox has provided us with 23 high-resolution images from the upcoming fantasy-adventure Eragon, which arrives in theatres on December 15.

The film stars Ed Speleers, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons, Djimon Hounsou, Robert Carlyle and Sienna Guillory.

CLICK HERE to check out the images which include Saphira, the flying dragon!

Eragon is based on the Christopher Paolini-penned bestselling fantasy novel about a youth whose discovery of a dragon egg leads him to become a knight and battle an evil king. The medieval-set tale revolves around a farm boy who learns he is the last of a breed of benevolent Dragon Riders, whose magical powers derived from their bond with the beasts.