Merlin and the Book of Beasts Blu-raySign in. Watch now. In 5th Century Britain, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as King Arthur and the wizard Merlin must unite the Celtic tribes and lead a band of feuding warriors on a quest to stop Balor, a vengeful thief who has been given magical powers by the dark Gods of the underworld. England King Richard is away fighting the Crusade, his brother Prince John has been left in charge.
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In the twenty years since the fall of Camelot, Merlin has become a recluse known as "the wild man of the woods. When a powerful dark wizard calling himself the "Arcadian" assumes power over Britain by means of his magical "Book of Beasts", which can summon all kinds of nasty creatures but since it's a budget-conscient movie, all we see are butterflies, a single "dragon soldier" and Medusa and a couple of her Gorgon sisters. Never mind that they're Greek mythology to do his bidding, Sir Galahad, last surviving Knight of the original Round Table, his son Lysenor, Tristan's and Isolde's son Tristan proving his parents may be legend's greatest lovebirds, but worst name-givers and King Arthur's daughter Avelynn try to recruit Merlin,…. Schlechte Kulissen, Masken und generell ein zu geringes Budget sind wohl der Grund. Artus ist tot. Merlin verschollen.