Here are nine exciting new scenes from the upcoming Robert Zemeckis retelling of the classic Beowulf tale. It is a time of heroes, when the mighty Beowulf (Ray Winstone) must defeat the evil Grendel (Crispin Glover) before he can incur any more of his wrath on a small coastal village ruled by a inebriated King (Anthony Hopkins).

The conflict will transform one man into a legend. The film also stars Angelina Jolie, John Malkovich, Brendan Gleeson, Dominic Keating, Alison Lohman, and Robin Wright Penn. Check out these eight exciting scenes from the 3-D motion-capture extravaganza right now!