Grendel Vs Beowulf Research Paper

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Grendel is one of the main characters in the epic Beowulf. But there are many different character descriptions. Like in the Beowulf. Paramount Pictures Corp. :, 2008. DVD., Grendle is a huge disfigured troll, and in the Beowulf & Grendel. Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2005. DVD. he is nothing but a tall man with no real language taught to him. Both films portray very different aspects of Beowulf because Grendel has different faters and his mother looks different in each film. The stories behind who Grendel is were different in both films of Beowulf. Grendel in the 2007 film was disfigured and spoke Old English and shrieked when fighting the Danes in the main hall. Then, in the 2005 film Grendel was just a disfigured man who Basiclly raised himself, and it is unknown if the mother helped.…show more content…
But in the 2007 film Grendel’s father is Hrothgar. But one thing is for sure: Grendel kills a lot of men in the main hall. The back story on Grendel’s father while Grendel, as a child, watches. Then Hrothgar sees Grendel and is about to kill him but hesitates and lets Grendel live. But as soon as Grendel was grown he tries to kill Hrothgar. Then, in the 2008 film, Hrothgar was the father of Grendel because Grendel’s mother was a shape-shifter, and Hrothgar got her pregnant, Grendel’s father, Hrothgar, was mor fat and less drunk than in the 2005 film. In the 2005 film, Hrothgar was always drunk or hungover. Both Hrothgars from both films have different back

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