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Jason

Jason

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Jason Sightings

  • Jason vs. King Pelias 432BC

    Things get tragic when Jason dumps Medea for a pretty young thing in this famous play.

  • The Argonautica by Apollonius Rhodius 301BC - 202BC

    Check out Medea and Jason's days with the Argonauts in this ancient poem.

  • The Argonautica by Valerius Flaccus 101BC - 2BC

    Another version of the Quest for the Golden Fleece by the author often recognized for having the most ridiculous name ever.

  • The Library of History by Diodorus Siculus 101BC - 2BC

    Oh man, here's more on Medea, Jason, and the Argonauts—hmm, this author's name might actually be more ridiculous.

  • The Metamorphoses by Ovid 2

    Ovid gives you all the gory details of King Pelias's death at the hands of his own daughters—brought to you by the cunning of Medea.

  • Medea by Seneca 50

    The Roman playwright puts his own spin on Medea's awful revenge on Jason.

  • Inferno by Dante Alighieri 1321

    In this mega-famous epic poem, Dante and Virgil spot Jason in the Eighth Circle of Hell.

  • Medea 1988

    Revolutionary director Lars von Trier puts an artsy spin on the tragedy in this film.

  • Jason and the Argonauts 1963

    Pioneering stop motion animation brings the quest for the Golden Fleece to life in this classic action adventure.

  • Jason and the Argonauts 2000

    The quest for the Golden Fleece gets a modern spin in this TV miniseries.

  • Argonautika by Mary Zimmerman 2006

    The epic quest is reborn on stage with one of America's greatest stage directors at the helm.

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