What the "spider-pit" sequence from the original King Kong (1933) probably looked like (the original sequence was cut out of the original movie because it was deemed "too gruesome" and was subsequently lost).
After a tragic car accident that kills his wife, a man discovers he can communicate with the dead to con people. However, when a demonic spirit appears, he may be the only one who can stop it from killing the living and the dead.
Michael J. Fox,
During the re-imagined Napoleonic Wars, British naval Capt. Will Laurence discovers an unhatched dragon egg on the French war vessel he captures. When the egg hatches, he gives up his career to care for and command the dragon.