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The Norseman (1978)

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An 11th-century Viking prince sails to America to find his father, who on a previous voyage had been captured by Indians.

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Thorvald
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Ragnar
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King Eurich
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Death Dreamer
Susie Coelho ...
Winetta
Christopher Connelly ...
Rolf
Jimmy Clem ...
Olif
Deacon Jones ...
Thrall
Denny Miller ...
Rauric
Fred Biletnikoff ...
Norseman
Seamon Glass ...
Stargazer
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Old Indian woman
Jerry Daniels ...
Kiwonga
Steve Denny ...
Norseman
Chuck Pierce Jr. ...
Young Eric
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An 11th-century Viking prince sails to America to find his father, who on a previous voyage had been captured by Indians.

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13 March 1980 (Colombia)  »

Also Known As:

Die Nordmänner  »

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The setting is supposed to be the Canadian coastline. However, the beach scenes were shot at Green Key Beach, in New Port Richey, Pasco County Florida, complete with varieties of palmetto scrub in several scenes. See more »

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What the hell was that?!
17 May 2001 | by (San Diego, USA) – See all my reviews

Isn't always sad to rediscover a memory from your childhood that you treasured greatly, but then finding it as an adult, and not being able to figure out how in the hell you possibly could have liked it in the first place. That's how I felt upon seeing this movie a while back. I can recall vividly when I went and saw this movie when I was ten, and my friends and I being blown away by it. In fact I saw it three times in one week. (no lie) When I saw it last, I pondered how could I not have seen the FATAL miscasting of Lee Majors. How I overlooked the black(!?) viking. Why did I not conceive that the plot for this was so laughably stupid (Vikings vs. American Indians). Sigh, it's a sad fact of life, the smarter you get, the DUMBER you realize you were.


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