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First Pics From The Dawn Treader
Narnia’s titular lady takes centre stage

27 November 2009  |  Written by Kat Brown  |  Source: Facebook

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With principal filming on the third Narnia pic wrapping up in Australia today, it’s time for the post-production bells and whistles on The Voyage of the Dawn Treader to get started. Narnia fans get a shiny new production blog to follow, which promises to unleash surprises over the year until release next December, the first lot of which is three new pictures of one of the film’s main whistles, the Dawn Treader herself.

A world away from the BBC version’s low-key ship, this Dawn Treader is certainly brandishing its Disney-ness. The pic with Georgie Henley’s Lucy shows a ship that appears to have started life in Enchanted, and Ben Barnes’s (now King) Caspian has puffier sleeves than Cinderella, but the detail on that helm is breathtaking. Production designer Barry Robison reckons around 200 people worked on building the Dawn Treader, all of whom are listed in full on the ship’s mast.

First Pics From The Dawn Treader
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Whether you like it or loathe it, this is a ship that was meant to become a theme park ride, and we’re putting a fiver on its twin ending up at Disney World before 2010 is out.

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Bring on the Dufflepuds!
Blimey! I didn't even know it was in production, I thought there were problems with finance. More

Posted by steveg66 at 07:34 on 30 November 2009 | Report This Post

omg i am so pumped. all the choices for actors are perfect and the boat is stunning. this is perfect and georgie looks gorgeous. cant wait to see ben barnes and skandar keynes personally. this is gunna be an absoloutly awesome movie :) More

Posted by Alycee at 09:46 on 28 November 2009 | Report This Post

The ship in the BBC series wasn't that bad.....I'm looking for to the silver Chair personally! More

Posted by Sphinx at 21:07 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

RE: First Pics From The Dawn Treader
I can't wait! More

Posted by Timmy_Brisby_05 at 18:11 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Another Source
L: Specter nclowe, just so you know, I'm the person that runs the official facebook page for the film, and I also have this one posted on sure if I'll be posting each entire entry, because we want more people using the facebook than anything else, but I'll at least be posting excerpts. ou star! I'll definately be joing the facebook group at home, but they block it at work as they are meanies :( Cheers! More

Posted by nclowe at 16:10 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

Are these actual shots from the film? They look more like behind-the-scenes snaps to me. More

Posted by Pipkin3 at 14:48 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

Another Source
nclowe, just so you know, I'm the person that runs the official facebook page for the film, and I also have this one posted on Not sure if I'll be posting each entire entry, because we want more people using the facebook than anything else, but I'll at least be posting excerpts.   Edit - Please try and remember we're not keen on people posting just to send people to other sites. Any links should be kept within your sig, in keeping with other posters. More

Posted by Specter at 14:38 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

Curse you facebook being blocked at work! More

Posted by nclowe at 13:18 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

Favourite book
Looks good, its my favourite book of the series so better not bugger it up, but the photos look promising, I'm actually excited about it, shame there isn't any evidence of Will Poulter as Eustace Scrubb, because he was an excellent choice! More

Posted by oxfordlover at 12:30 on 27 November 2009 | Report This Post

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