Episode 14: The Celtic Mythology References in Hellboy II

01.12.2019 - By Pop Culture Mythology

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The 2008 movie “Hellboy II: The Golden Army” has stunning fantasy creatures, impeccable world-building for its magical places, and relatable complex characters. But much like everything else that’s talked about in this podcast, all of these things have their roots in mythology. From the mythical beings behind the Bethmoora to the legend of the real Nuada, this week’s episode delves into all the ways in which ancient Celtic mythology influenced the creation of the magical beings in Hellboy II.

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