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Pegasus Sightings

  • Theogony by Hesiod 800BC - 699

    Pegasus's super-gross birth from headless Medusa gets a mention in Hesiod's ancient text.

  • The Library by Pseudo-Apollodorus 200BC - 100BC

    The grossest birth of all time gets another shout-out a handful of centuries after Hesiod tried his hand at it.

  • The Metamorphoses by Ovid 2

    Hmmm. It seems like ancient writers were totally into Pegasus's disgusting birth—here it is again in Ovid's masterpiece.

  • Fantasia 1940

    Not only does Disney give us a Mama Pegasus and a Papa Pegasus, we also get a ton of little baby Pegasuses—the cute factor is pushed to the max in Fantasia.

  • Pegasus, the Flying Horse 1990

    Get up close and personal with this animated version of the life of Pegasus.

  • Clash of the Titans 1981

    Perseus takes over Bellerophon's job and tames Pegasus in this monster-crammed movie.

  • Saint Seiya 1986 - 1989

    Man, do these guys know how to animate a winged horse.

  • God of War II 2007

    Pegasus has flaming wings in this video game—it may not be mythologically accurate, but it's definitely awesome.

  • Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus 2005

    Everybody's favorite doll flutters around Cloud Kingdom on the back of a winged horse in this 3-D extravaganza. You know you want it.

  • Clash of the Titans 2010

    Pegasus returns to Hollywood in all his new-fangled CGI glory.

  • Wrath of the Titans 2012

    Get ready for more highflying Pegasus action in this sequel to Clash of the Titans.

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