Asterix at the movies
From the animated film Asterix the Gaul, produced without the knowledge of René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo, to the latest live action film Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia, Asterix has enjoyed more than 40 years of success on the silver screen.
The animated films
Creating animations was a childhood dream of both René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo. Together, they would found Studios Idéfix and produce the animated feature film The Twelve Tasks of Asterix.
However, none of this tells us in which film we learn the recipe for arsenic cake or when our heroes discover the house that makes people crazy…by Toutatis! Find the answers in our pages dedicated to the animated Asterix films.
The live action films
Real-life actors playing the heroes of the Asterix albums? Special effects worthy of Getafix's potions? It was a crazy gamble, and one therefore befitting the inhabitants of the "Crazy Gauls' Village"! Discover, in words and pictures, the four films that have already been made.
Albums from the films
We have come full circle: if the Asterix albums have inspired an unrivalled series of films, these films have, in turn, given rise to a collection of previously unpublished albums. Among the Viking warriors, the chief's wife, Vikea, has already ordered a new bookshelf for the library!