Fantasy as a genre is varied; it can encompass tales of love, tales of a small group of heroes saving the whole world, or tales of young characters leaning an important lesson. It can encompass both comedy and tragedy and every point on the spectrum in between, and everything from the epic to the bizarre.
But because of this breadth of the genre, selecting films from within it that should not be missed is difficult. I have presented here some of my favourites, films which are the epitome of fantasy and which showcase the very best of the genre. This list is not definitive, and I will almost certainly write another with some more examples of great fantasy films in the future. But for now, here are five great fantasy films that really shouldn’t be missed: Continue reading Films every fantasy fan should see