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Reign of Fire is a British film of genre Science fiction directed by Rob S. Bowman released in USA on 12 july 2002 with Matthew McConaughey

Reign of Fire (2002)

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Reign of Fire is a 2002 post-apocalyptic action fantasy film directed by Rob Bowman and starring Matthew McConaughey and Christian Bale. Set in 2020 England after the reawakening of dragons, the film grossed $82 million on a $60 million budget.

Synopsis

Shortly after the dawn of the new millennium, during construction on the London Underground, workers penetrate an underground cave. A huge dragon emerges from hibernation, incinerating the workers with its flaming breath. The only survivor is a boy, Quinn Abercromby (Ben Thornton), whose mother Karen (Alice Krige) is the construction crew chief; Karen is crushed to death while protecting Quinn as the dragon climbs to the surface. It flies out of the Underground and more dragons appear, multiplying rapidly. Shown in newspaper clippings and a voiceover, scientists discover that dragons are a lost species responsible for the extinction of the dinosaurs by incinerating them and eating their ash, as well as ice ages. The dragons are speculated to hibernate after destroying most of the Earth's creatures until the planet repopulates. After the dragons' awakening humanity resists militarily, including a 2010 use of nuclear weapons; this, however, hastens the destruction and within a few years humans are nearly extinct.

Actors

Matthew McConaughey

(Denton Van Zan)
Christian Bale

(Quinn Abercromby)
Izabella Dorota Skorupko

(Alex Jensen)
Gerard Butler

(Creedy)
Alexander Siddig

(Ajay)
Alice Krige

(Karen Abercromby)
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