Most Popular Feature Films With Primary Language Norwegian


1. Thelma (2017)

Not Rated | 116 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.2
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74 Metascore

A confused religious girl tries to deny her feelings for a female friend who's in love with her. This causes her suppressed subconsciously-controlled psychokinetic powers to reemerge as seizures with devastating results.

Director: Joachim Trier | Stars: Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, Henrik Rafaelsen, Ellen Dorrit Petersen

Votes: 6,509 | Gross: $0.14M

2. Bølgen (2015)

R | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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68 Metascore

Although anticipated, no one is really ready when the mountain pass above the scenic, narrow Norwegian fjord Geiranger collapses and creates an 85-meter high violent tsunami. A geologist is one of those caught in the middle of it.

Director: Roar Uthaug | Stars: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, Edith Haagenrud-Sande

Votes: 21,597 | Gross: $0.18M

3. Kongens nei (2016)

133 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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64 Metascore

On the 9th of April 1940, the German war machine arrive in the city of Oslo. The Norwegian King faces a choice that will change his country forever.

Director: Erik Poppe | Stars: Jesper Christensen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Karl Markovics, Tuva Novotny

Votes: 3,663 | Gross: $0.11M

4. Trollhunter (2010)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.0
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61 Metascore

A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter.

Director: André Øvredal | Stars: Otto Jespersen, Robert Stoltenberg, Knut Nærum, Glenn Erland Tosterud

Votes: 59,724 | Gross: $0.25M

5. Hodejegerne (2011)

R | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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72 Metascore

An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary.

Director: Morten Tyldum | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Votes: 86,801 | Gross: $1.20M

6. Kon-Tiki (2012)

PG-13 | 118 min | Adventure, History

7.2
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62 Metascore

Legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,300-mile crossing of the Pacific on a balsawood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.

Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Odd-Magnus Williamson

Votes: 38,668 | Gross: $1.52M

7. Kraftidioten (2014)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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74 Metascore

The honorable citizen Nils ploughs snow in the wild winter mountains of Norway, when his son is mistakenly murdered, Nils takes action, which ignites a war between the vegan gangster "the Count" and the Serbian mafia boss Papa.

Director: Hans Petter Moland | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Bruno Ganz, Pål Sverre Hagen, Jakob Oftebro

Votes: 16,113 | Gross: $0.05M

8. Død snø 2 (2014)

R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

6.9
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59 Metascore

Still on the run from a group of Nazi zombies, a man seeks the aid of a group of American zombie enthusiasts, and discovers new techniques for fighting the zombies.

Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Vegar Hoel, Ørjan Gamst, Martin Starr, Jocelyn DeBoer

Votes: 18,746

9. Birkebeinerne (2016)

R | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.1
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In the year 1206 Norway is raged by civil war. The King's illegitimate infant son, Håkon Håkonsson, which half the kingdom wants killed off, is guarded in secrecy by two men. A story which changed the course of the country's history.

Director: Nils Gaup | Stars: Jakob Oftebro, Kristofer Hivju, Torkel Dommersnes Soldal, Ane Ulimoen Øverli

Votes: 4,368 | Gross: $0.01M

10. Dead Snow (2009)

Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Horror

6.3
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61 Metascore

A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies.

Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Jeppe Beck Laursen, Charlotte Frogner, Jenny Skavlan, Vegar Hoel

Votes: 58,336 | Gross: $0.04M

11. Ragnarok (2013)

PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure

5.9
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49 Metascore

Norwegian archaeologist Sigurd Svendsen forms a small team and sets off to find the true meaning of the secret runes found carved in rock and accidentally awakens a giant monster.

Director: Mikkel Brænne Sandemose | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Sofia Helin, Bjørn Sundquist

Votes: 6,383 | Gross: $0.00M

12. De nærmeste (2015)

106 min | Drama

5.8
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Two half-siblings who grew up apart, meet for the first time as adults and fall in love.

Director: Anne Sewitsky | Stars: Ine Marie Wilmann, Simon J. Berger, Anneke von der Lippe, Silje Storstein

Votes: 601

13. Askeladden - I Dovregubbens hall (2017)

104 min | Adventure

6.2
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Espen "Ash Lad", a poor farmer's son, embarks on a dangerous quest with his brothers to save the princess from a vile troll known as the Mountain King - in order to collect a reward and save his family's farm from ruin.

Director: Mikkel Brænne Sandemose | Stars: Vebjørn Enger, Eili Harboe, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Elias Holmen Sørensen

Votes: 339

14. Cave (2016)

85 min | Adventure, Crime, Thriller

4.2
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A group of former military elites set out to explore an uncharted abyss, not knowing their worst nightmare is waiting for them deep beneath the ground.

Director: Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken | Stars: Heidi Toini, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Benjamin Helstad, Ingar Helge Gimle

Votes: 1,272

15. Max Manus: Man of War (2008)

Not Rated | 118 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.3
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60 Metascore

The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons.

Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Agnes Kittelsen, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Ken Duken

Votes: 23,759

16. Oslo, 31. august (2011)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

7.7
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84 Metascore

One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.

Director: Joachim Trier | Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava, Malin Crépin

Votes: 15,588 | Gross: $0.10M

17. Blind (II) (2014)

96 min | Drama

6.9
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83 Metascore

Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid retreats to the safety of her home - a place where she can feel in control, alone with her husband and her thoughts. But Ingrid's real problems lie ... See full summary »

Director: Eskil Vogt | Stars: Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Henrik Rafaelsen, Vera Vitali, Marius Kolbenstvedt

Votes: 5,997

18. Løvekvinnen (2016)

126 min | Drama

6.6
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In 1912, a Norwegian woman dies in childbirth, leaving behind a daughter born with hypertrichosis, or excessive hair growth, and a grieving husband who hides the girl from gawkers.

Director: Vibeke Idsøe | Stars: Rolf Lassgård, Kjersti Tveterås, Aurora Lindseth-Løkka, Mathilde Thomine Storm

Votes: 512

19. Fritt vilt (2006)

Not Rated | 97 min | Horror, Thriller

6.3
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Jannicke, Morten Tobias, Eirik, Mikal and Ingunn are on a snowboarding vacation in Jotunheimen. They are forced to take shelter in an abandoned hotel when Morten Tobias breaks his leg and ... See full summary »

Director: Roar Uthaug | Stars: Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Rolf Kristian Larsen, Tomas Alf Larsen, Endre Martin Midtstigen

Votes: 14,982

20. Turn Me On, Dammit! (2011)

Not Rated | 76 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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70 Metascore

In Skoddeheimen, Norway, 15-year-old Alma is consumed by her hormones and fantasies that range from sweetly romantic images of Artur, the boyfriend she yearns for, to daydreams about practically everybody she lays eyes on.

Director: Jannicke Systad Jacobsen | Stars: Helene Bergsholm, Malin Bjørhovde, Henriette Steenstrup, Beate Støfring

Votes: 8,321 | Gross: $0.12M

21. Reprise (2006)

R | 105 min | Drama

7.4
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79 Metascore

Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.

Director: Joachim Trier | Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Espen Klouman Høiner, Viktoria Winge, Odd-Magnus Williamson

Votes: 8,137 | Gross: $0.55M

22. Insomnia (1997)

Not Rated | 96 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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In a Norwegian city with a 24-hour daylight cycle a Swedish murder investigator has been brought in on a special case. Sleep deprived, he makes a horrible mistake which is discovered by the killer he has been hunting.

Director: Erik Skjoldbjærg | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Maria Mathiesen, Gisken Armand

Votes: 11,211 | Gross: $0.22M

23. Flukt (2012)

Not Rated | 78 min | Action, History, Thriller

6.1
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Signe, spared from death to produce a child, befriends a little girl, Frigg, and escapes from the camp.

Director: Roar Uthaug | Stars: Isabel Christine Andreasen, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Milla Olin, Tobias Santelmann

Votes: 3,458

24. Hva vil folk si (2017)

106 min | Drama

7.9
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Sixteen year-old Nisha lives a double life. At home with her family she is the perfect Pakistani daughter, but when out with her friends, she is a normal Norwegian teenager. When her father... See full summary »

Director: Iram Haq | Stars: Maria Mozhdah, Adil Hussain, Ekavali Khanna, Rohit Saraf

Votes: 318

25. 1,000 Times Good Night (2013)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, War

7.1
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57 Metascore

Rebecca is one of the world's top war photographers. She must weather a major emotional storm when her husband refuses to put up with her dangerous life any longer. He and their young ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Poppe | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lauryn Canny, Adrianna Cramer Curtis

Votes: 6,194 | Gross: $0.05M

26. Kongen av Bastøy (2010)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, Drama

7.5
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Norwegian winter, early 20th century. On the boys home Bastoy, a new inmate leads the boys to a violent uprising against a brutal regime. How far is he willing to go to attain freedom?

Director: Marius Holst | Stars: Benjamin Helstad, Trond Nilssen, Stellan Skarsgård, Kristoffer Joner

Votes: 15,233 | Gross: $0.01M

27. Naboer (2005)

Unrated | 75 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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John has just been left by his girlfriend Ingrid. That day he allows himself to be seduced into a mystical and scary world, where it is impossible to separate truth from the lies

Director: Pål Sletaune | Stars: Kristoffer Joner, Cecilie A. Mosli, Julia Schacht, Anna Bache-Wiig

Votes: 7,849

28. Victoria (I) (2013)

105 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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A tragic love affair between Victoria and Johannes. She's a daughter of a rich estate owner and he's the son of the poor miller. Despite the deep love between them, her father makes Victoria ditch Johannes for the richer Otto.

Director: Torun Lian | Stars: Iben Akerlie, Jakob Oftebro, Bill Skarsgård, Petronella Barker

Votes: 450

29. Flåklypa Grand Prix (1975)

G | 88 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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Reodor Felgen decides that he will enter a car race to defeat his former friend who has stolen his plans for a car.

Director: Ivo Caprino | Stars: Wenche Foss, Per Theodor Haugen, Harald Heide-Steen Jr., Leif Juster

Votes: 11,151

30. Operasjon Arktis (2014)

87 min | Adventure, Family

6.1
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Accidentally, three sibling children are left alone in a winter storm on the island of Spitsbergen. No-one on the main land, an ocean apart, knows where they are. It's a dramatic fight for survival.

Director: Grethe Bøe-Waal | Stars: Kaisa Gurine Antonsen, Ida Leonora Valestrand Eike, Leonard Valestrand Eike, Line Verndal

Votes: 540

31. Pornopung (2013)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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The novice Christian discovers a new world when big-time pick up artists Karl and Leo decide to teach him the tricks of their trade and change him into the kind of guy girls want to sleep with.

Director: Johan Kaos | Stars: Ole Christoffer Ertvaag, Herbert Nordrum, Anders Rydning, Gitte Witt

Votes: 1,289

32. Fatso (2008)

91 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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Overweight loner Rino spends his days in seclusion, until his dad rents a room to an overtly sexual girl who challenges Rino to break down his walls.

Director: Arild Fröhlich | Stars: Nils Jørgen Kaalstad, Josefin Ljungman, Kyrre Hellum, Jenny Skavlan

Votes: 4,015

33. Pionér (2013)

R | 111 min | Thriller

6.0
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58 Metascore

A thriller set at the beginning of the 1980's Norwegian Oil Boom and centered on a diver whose obsession with reaching the bottom of the Norwegian Sea leads to tragedy.

Director: Erik Skjoldbjærg | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Wes Bentley, Stephen Lang, Stephanie Sigman

Votes: 4,177 | Gross: $0.01M

34. Reisen til julestjernen (2012)

G | 80 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

5.8
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Once upon a time a little girl went out to find the Christmas star.

Director: Nils Gaup | Stars: Vilde Zeiner, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Agnes Kittelsen, Stig Werner Moe

Votes: 1,012

35. Skjelvet (2018)

Drama, Thriller | Post-production

In 1904 an earthquake of magnitude 5.4 on the Richter scale shook Oslo, with an epicenter in the "Oslo Graben" which runs under the Norwegian capital. There are now signs that indicate that we can expect a major future earthquake in Oslo.

Director: John Andreas Andersen | Stars: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, Edith Haagenrud-Sande

36. The Monitor (2011)

R | 96 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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After a baby monitor picks up another channel, Anna begins reliving the nightmare she'd recently escaped.

Director: Pål Sletaune | Stars: Noomi Rapace, Kristoffer Joner, Vetle Qvenild Werring, Stig R. Amdam

Votes: 4,814

37. Violent (2014)

102 min | Drama

7.5
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A young woman, and her last memories of the five people who loved her most, recalled while experiencing a catastrophic event.

Director: Andrew Huculiak | Stars: Dagny Backer Johnsen, Mari Sofie Andreassen, Karl Bird, Bryn Bowen

Votes: 199

38. Nine Lives (1957)

96 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.5
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The movie takes place during World War II and depicts the true story of Jan Baalsruds amazing escape from the German army from the coast of Northern Norway and across the border to the ... See full summary »

Director: Arne Skouen | Stars: Jack Fjeldstad, Henny Moan, Alf Malland, Joachim Holst-Jensen

Votes: 1,348

39. Den brysomme mannen (2006)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.4
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In a strange city where every person seems content beyond reason a new man arrives in town and stirs up trouble by asking too many questions.

Director: Jens Lien | Stars: Trond Fausa, Petronella Barker, Per Schaanning, Birgitte Larsen

Votes: 14,399

40. Børning 2 (2016)

98 min | Action, Comedy

6.2
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After two years in prison for participating in an illegal street race, Roy says no to a new illegal winter race from Bergen to Murmansk in the North of Russia. But then he hears that his daughter will participate with a boyfriend.

Director: Hallvard Bræin | Stars: Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Vegar Hoel, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, Stig Frode Henriksen

Votes: 943

41. Snekker Andersen og Julenissen (2016)

70 min | Comedy, Family

6.6
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Alf Prøysen's classic tale tells the story about the Christmas-loving carpenter struggling with making his three children in believing in Santa Clause, when he swap places with him on Christmas eve, to make a Christmas like no other.

Director: Terje Rangnes | Stars: Thor Michael Aamodt, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Ann Carnarius Elseth, Dag Håvard Engebråten

Votes: 180

42. Is-slottet (1987)

78 min | Mystery, Drama

6.6
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In a remote Norwegian mountain-area in the 1930s, two 12 year old girls Siss and Unn meet. They are friends, but for Unn it is more serious. She admits to having secret and indecent ... See full summary »

Director: Per Blom | Stars: Line Storesund, Hilde Nyeggen Martinsen, Merete Moen, Sigrid Huun

Votes: 449

43. En ganske snill mann (2010)

Not Rated | 113 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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68 Metascore

Ulrik is reluctantly let out of prison after serving 12 years for murder. He has to cope with his gang, his ex, a few women - and a snitch. His son has a fiancé. Her family doesn't approve ... See full summary »

Director: Hans Petter Moland | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Bjørn Floberg, Jorunn Kjellsby, Gard B. Eidsvold

Votes: 5,921 | Gross: $0.04M

44. Dis - en historie om kjærlighet (1995)

70 min | Romance

2.3
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Two young people stand on a street corner in a run-down part of New York, kissing. Despite the lawlessness of the district they are left unmolested. A short distance away walk Maria and ... See full summary »

Director: Aune Sand | Stars: Beate Halkjelsvik, Einar Lund, Beate Charlotte Lunde, Aune Sand

Votes: 2,900

45. Mortal (I) (2018)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy | Post-production

Fantasy adventure origin story about a young man discovering he has God-like powers based on ancient Norwegian mythology.

Director: André Øvredal | Stars: Nat Wolff, Priyanka Bose, Iben Akerlie, Kai Kolstad Rødseth

46. En affære (2018)

Thriller | Post-production

A newly appointed teacher finds herself being followed, and soon discovers that one of her own students is obsessed with her.

Director: Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken | Stars: Andrea Bræin Hovig, Tarjei Sandvik Moe, Anneke von der Lippe, Carsten Bjørnlund

47. Dyrene i Hakkebakkeskogen (2016)

75 min | Animation, Family, Musical

7.0
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In the woods there lives a mouse and his friends, and they are always scared of getting eaten by the fox or other predators who can't get food in a fair way. They have to make some laws so they all can live togheter in peace.

Director: Rasmus A. Sivertsen | Stars: Nils Jørgen Kaalstad, Stig Henrik Hoff, Jakob Schøyen Andersen, Frank Kjosås

Votes: 269

48. Villmark 2 (2015)

Not Rated | 93 min | Horror

5.5
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Five contract workers have taken on the task of tracking a huge old sanatorium for hazardous waste before demolishing. They realize that the job is more than a search for asbestos and mercury. The enormous building has much darker secrets.

Director: Pål Øie | Stars: Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Tomas Norström, Baard Owe

Votes: 1,881

49. Fritt vilt III (2010)

95 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.1
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Takes place in the 80's where a group of teenagers go to visit an abandoned hotel, only to find themselves hunted by a psychotic killer through the Norwegian woods.

Director: Mikkel Brænne Sandemose | Stars: Ida Marie Bakkerud, Julie Rusti, Kim S. Falck-Jørgensen, Pål Stokka

Votes: 3,105

50. The Polar Bear King (1991)

PG | 88 min | Family, Adventure, Fantasy

6.0
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After his father is killed, King Valemon ascends the throne, only to be turned into a polar bear by a bitter witch who wants to be his queen. Valemon must find a bride in the seven year ... See full summary »

Director: Ola Solum | Stars: Jack Fjeldstad, Maria Bonnevie, Tobias Hoesl, Monica Nordquist

Votes: 683