Pete’s Dragon is an upcoming fantasy adventure film based on the 1977 film of the same name. It is about the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just happens to be a dragon. Then one day, Pete meets Grace, daughter of an old wood carver who has delighted children with his tales of fierce dragons. Curious, Grace sets out to determine where Pete really came from, where he belongs, and the truth about his dragon.
The film stars Bryce Dallas Howard as Grace Meacham, Oakes Fegley as Pete, Wes Bentley as Jack, Karl Urban as Gavin, Oona Laurence as Natalie, and Robert Redford as Mr. Meacham. Directed by David Lowery, Pete’s Dragon is set to be released on August 12, 2016.