The Vikings (1958)
The dream-sequence is composed from stock-footage from this movie.
The series was inspired by the film.
Kirk Douglas mentions this film to the Sardi's bathroom attendant
Title mentioned by Phil Cool, followed by Kirk Douglas impression
Mentioned and imitated by Phil Cool
In the scene where Gunnar meets Einar on the beach where Einar is chopping fish, the background music used is the theme from Richard Fleischer's The Vikings.
Hero swings through stained-glass window to get the girl
Mentioned by Ray Winstone
In The Vikings, the evil king Aella meets his demise in the wolf pit, which bears a striking resemblance to the crocodile pit where Paella gets eaten.
Video case is shown ("Los Vikingos").
Luca family watches "The Vikings" on TV
clips shown, talked about
Showing Perceptions of Viking Behaviour