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The Last of the Vikings (1961)

L'ultimo dei Vikinghi (original title)
Unrated | | Action, Adventure, War | May 1962 (USA)
Harald and his brother Guntar return to Norway to find their father murdered and his throne usurped. They try to take revenge on Sveno, but a traitor amongst them puts both brother's lives at risk.

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King Sveno
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Hilde
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Edith / Elga
Andrea Aureli ...
Haakon
Mario Feliciani
Aldo Bufi Landi ...
Londborg
Carla Calò ...
Herta
Corrado Annicelli ...
Godrun
Nando Tamberlani ...
Gultred
Nando Angelini ...
Simon, uomo di Sveno
Piero Gerlini
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Guntar (as Giorgio Ardisson)
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Harald and younger brother Guntar return to Norway after a 10-year voyage to find their father murdered and his lands now ruled by the villainous Sveno. As part of his plan to rally the Vikings against this tyrant, Harald disguises himself as the Danish ambassador and enters Sveno's stronghold. There, he falls in love with Hilde, Sveno's cousin, who's been betrothed against her will to the Danish king. Harald must devise a new plan when Guntar is captured by Sveno and when the real Danish ambassador arrives on the scene. Written by dinky-4

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Roaring In From The Sea!!!!!! Brawling! Boisterous! Barbaric!!!!!!

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Action | Adventure | War

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May 1962 (USA)  »

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Italian censorship visa #33967 of February 3, 1961. See more »

Quotes

King Sveno: [speaking of Harald] I'll make him die a slow death. I want a drop of his blood for each of our soldiers he's killed.
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Barely Caught My Attention At Times
19 January 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Viking Prince Harald has returned to his homeland along with his younger brother Guntar. The two brothers soon learn that King Sveno of Norway has murdered their father. King Sveno is forcing his cousin Hilde to marry the Danish King in order to create an alliance with them. In order to stop this and avenge his father's death Harald disguises himself as a Danish ambassador to gain entrance into Sveno's stronghold. Harald runs into Hilde, learns she does not want to marry the Danish King and he falls in love with her. Harald has his hands full and more on his plate when his brother Guntar is captured and the real Danish ambassador enters the picture. Prince Harald must straighten all this out.

As exciting as this scenario sounds, the film barely caught my attention at times. The actors and the dialogue was unappealing to me. It was filmed in such a way that it left me bored with it half of the time.

2/10


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