Pete's Dragon

(2016)

Overview

For years, old wood carver Mr. Meacham has delighted local children with his tales of the fierce dragon that resides deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest. To his daughter, Grace, who works as a forest ranger, these stories are little more than tall tales... until she meets Pete, a mysterious 10-year-old with no family and no home who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliott. And from Pete's descriptions, Elliott seems remarkably similar to the dragon from Mr. Meacham's stories. With the help of Natalie, an 11-year-old girl whose father Jack owns the local lumber mill, Grace sets out to determine where Pete came from, where he belongs, and the truth about this dragon.

  1. David Lowery

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Toby Halbrooks

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Oakes Fegley

    Oakes Fegley

    Pete

  2. Bryce Dallas Howard

    Bryce Dallas Howard

    Grace

  3. Wes Bentley

    Wes Bentley

    Jack

  4. Karl Urban

    Karl Urban

    Gavin

  5. Oona Laurence

    Oona Laurence

    Natalie

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Pete's Dragon
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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 8, 2016
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • August 12, 2016
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • November 29, 2016
    PG
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget $65,000,000.00

Revenue $143,695,338.00

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