Adapted from the albums Asterix and the Big Fight and Asterix and the Soothsayer
Written by: Yannik Voight and Adolph Kabatek
Original title: Astérix et le Coup du menhir
Produced by: GAUMONT, GAUMONT PRODUCTION, EXTRAFILM PRODUKTION
Directed by: Philippe Grimond
Running time: 77min
Video distribution: GAUMONT COLUMBIA TRISTAR HOME VIDEO
Does the Asterix village deserve to be nicknamed the “Crazy Gauls’ village”? The fact remains that the unconventional is part of Gaulish life: Getafix, struck by a menhir thrown by Obelix, has lost his mind.
Without the wisest of the druids, free reign is given to Prolix, a charlatan soothsayer and genuine manipulator who sows seeds of trouble among the Gauls. Deprived of magic potions, our indomitable heroes are at the mercy of the Roman legionaries.
Fortunately, Asterix has his eye on things…