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Freya is the clan princess, pursued by Sven who wants only to become king after King Thorsson dies. Freya prefers Agnar... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Jane March ... Freya

William Gregory Lee ... Sven

Justin Whalin ... Eric

David Dukas ... Beast / Agnar
Greg Melvill-Smith ... Thorsson
Candice Hillebrand ... Ingrid
Marcel van Heerden ... Kogla
Russel Savadier ... Olaf
Steven van Niekerk ... Heindall (as Stephen Van Niekerk)
Lee Ann Shepherd ... Alfhild
Ron Smerczak ... Ragnar
Aubrey Lovett ... Raine
Etienne Oelofse ... Gang
Etienne Changuion ... Jarl (as Ettiene Changulon)
Antony Jardin ... Algar

Directed by
David Lister 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Paul Anthony 

Produced by
Graham Anderson .... supervising producer
Janet Blandford .... executive producer
Mark Chesney .... producer
Patricia Chesney .... producer
Leah Graham .... assistant producer
Wendy Knill .... line producer
Stephen Margolis .... executive producer
Original Music by
Mark Thomas 
Cinematography by
Buster Reynolds 
Film Editing by
Peter Davies 
Art Direction by
Stephen Nicholas (supervising art director)
Costume Design by
Pierre Vienings 
Makeup Department
Marli Kruger .... assistant makeup artist
Gabriella Molnar .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Carine Stander .... production manager (as Carine Stander)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Marc Biart .... second assistant director
Dylan Speer .... third assistant director
Andre Weavind .... first assistant director
Art Department
Matthys Boshoff .... assistant props
Jon Poole .... construction buyer
Sound Department
Simon Clement .... sound effects editor
Mark Ferda .... sound editor
Mark Ferda .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Kirsty Taylor .... prosthetics
Gerhard van der Heever .... special effects supervisor
Visual Effects by
Isaac Lui .... senior animator
Brett Manson .... visual effects artist
Cyril Schumann .... flame artist
Grant Hulley .... stunts
Anton Voster .... stunt coordinator
Janine Wyatt-Mair .... stunt double
Camera and Electrical Department
Rob Bishop .... focus puller
Andy Gribble .... grip
Ryan Lotter .... clapper loader
Janli Maartens .... focus puller
Nicholas McKenzie .... clapper loader
Steven Ndlovu .... clapper loader
Brad Saint Clair .... key grip
Colin Schearer .... focus puller
Adam Troeger .... camera operator
Adam Troeger .... jimmy jib operator
Andrew van Bijon .... best boy grip
Other crew
Scott Bassett .... production coordinator
Verity Burris .... production accountant
Wendy Croad .... artist chaperone
Wendy Croad .... set production assistant
Suzanna Eagar .... production secretary
Jabulani Nsibande .... production office runner
Emma Powell .... production coordinator
Martina Schieder .... production coordinator
Michelle ten Haaf .... production accountant
Edward Alan Thomas .... film representative

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Also Known As:
"Beauty and the Beast" - South Africa (original title)
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Rated PG-13 for sequences and images of violence
90 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

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Freya:But you still live!
Sven:Yes, and so do the others and so will our people because they know not to meddle in the affairs of the gods. If Odin wants the cursed island, then let him have it!
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Not as bad as I feared..., 1 August 2012
Author: TheLittleSongbird from United Kingdom

But at the same time I didn't find Blood of Beasts a good movie. It is far better than the 2010 Beauty and the Beast also directed by David Lister though. Blood of Beasts' flaws come from some hilariously fake wigs, costumes that are not very authentic, the substandard effects especially the fires and the man in a prosthetic suit for the Beast, stilted dialogue and some rather forced acting from William Gregory Lee. On the other hand, I did like the fantasy-adventure nature of the sets, the photography and editing are above average and the score was cool with some beautiful and atmospheric themes. The story may strike you as standard, but it didn't feel predictable, it held my attention and unlike Lister's later Beauty and the Beast film the romance was somewhat believable. The acting is also not too bad, Jane March exudes beauty and is commanding also. Overall, not good or bad, more average to me. 5/10 Bethany Cox

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