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1[[quoteright:250:]]˛˛''Dragon Hill'' (original name ''La Colina del Dragón'') is a 2002 Spanish animated movie, directed by Ángel Izquierdo and written by Antonio Zurera of Creator/HannaBarbera fame.˛˛To summarize the plot, there's an [[LostWorld isolated place]] called [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Dragon Hill]] that is the home for [[InstantAwesomeJustAddDragons dragons]]. There is a woman called Maude who tries to make them technologically advanced, and a wizard called Septimus who was imprisoned there and who wants to escape; to do so he somehow makes a boy called Kevin, who wants to be a knight, end up in Dragon Hill too. It gets [[MindScrew confusing]] from here.˛˛There are two sequels, ''El Cubo Mágico'' and ''El corazón del roble''.˛----˛!!Contains examples of:˛˛* AesopAmnesia: The whole point of the first movie is that its absolutely not safe to keep Septimus on Dragon Hill. Then why the Hell does the sequel concludes that the best thing is to keep him there!?˛* DarkIsNotEvil: As much as cute as Elphi and his family are, most other dragons are fairly ugly and monstrous, and yet most are decent. Somewhat subverted with [[BigEater a certain wyvern like dragon]], which at times proves to be a threat but is chaotically neutral (somewhat).˛* ElementalPowers: The classical elements are well present in both movies: in the first, you need to use one of them to get into Dragon Hill, while on the second [[spoiler:the magic cube reacts to either one of them (see FridgeLogic below), creating an extremely EldritchAbomination]]. Also Septimus uses what appears to be [[LightIsNotGood light beams]] or something like that.˛* ExtremeOmnivore: Tristan, the pig like servant of Septimus.˛* GenieInABottle: The second movie has one, who uses simple animation used again and again.˛* MindScrew: Aside from the occasional BigLippedAlligatorMoment, the plot, especially that of the first movie, will make the viewers more confused than anything.˛* OurDragonsAreDifferent: Western looking, but thats about it; there's absolutely no consensus in their physical form. The main dragon characters (Elphi and his family) resemble slightly komodo dragons with an arrow like tail tip, ridiculously small wings and a mammalian face akin to that of Goofy (only tooth and dog-nose less).˛* SchizoTech˛* SealedEvilInACan: Septimus in the first movie, the Magic Cube in the later.˛* ShoutOut: The animation resembles Universal's last known animated movies (aka ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' and ''WesternAnimation/{{Balto}}'' sequels); in fact, at least in Portugal it was distributed by Universal Pictures (don't ask why)˛* TheStinger: The first movie has a series of funny "bloopers" during the credits; see above.˛˛----


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