It's the story of Jason (Todd Armstrong), a fearless sailor and explorer, who returns to the kingdom of Thessaly after a 20-year voyage to make his rightful claim to the throne. But to do so, Jason must first find the magical Golden Fleece. He selects a crew and with the help of Hera, Queen of the Gods, sets sail in search of the Fleece - Jason and his crew must overcome incredible obstacles including a 100-foot bronze giant, the venomous Hydra - a huge creature with the heads of seven snakes - and a spectacular battle with an army of skeletons.
Audio commentary with Ray Harryhausen and film historian Tony Dalton
Audio commentary with celebrated filmmaker Peter Jackson and visual effects artist Randall William Cook
Original 'Skeleton Fight' Storyboards: revealing Harryhausen's original conception of the classic sequence
The Harryhausen Legacy (2008, 25 mins): special effects artists and filmmakers, including John Landis and Joe Dante, reflect on how Harryhausen's groundbreaking work has influenced them Ray Harryhausen Interviewed by Director John Landis (2008, 12 mins): a fascinating discussion between two filmmaking legends which covers a number of topics, including Harryhausen's favourite scenes
The Harryhausen Chronicles (1998, 58 mins): documentary exploring Harryhausen's career, narrated by Leonard Nimoy