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Pathfinder (2007)

A Viking boy is left behind after his clan battles a Native American tribe. Raised within the tribe, he ultimately becomes their savior in a fight against the Norsemen.

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Storyline

A young Viking boy is left behind at a hostile tribe of American Indians, whom eventually accept him into the tribe and raise him. A personal war begins for the young Viking when the Vikings return 15 years later and initiate a barbaric attack on the tribe and the woman he loves. Written by SK Jongsma

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Two Worlds, One War. The Ultimate Battle Begins. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong brutal violence throughout | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

13 April 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pathfinder: The Legend of the Ghost Warrior  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,001,214 (USA) (13 April 2007)

Gross:

$10,232,081 (USA) (15 June 2007)
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Trivia

The film is based on the Norwegian movie Pathfinder (1987). After watching, Nils Gaup, director of the original, said: "Twice Hollywood has remade my films, and both times they have managed to make the worst movie ever." The other of his films Hollywood remade was Head Above Water (1996). See more »

Goofs

Neither the mountains nor the forests presented in this film resemble anything found on the eastern seaboard of North America within the last 400 million years. See more »

Quotes

Pathfinder: If you are not strong enough to kill the bear use the bear's strength to kill it.
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References King Arthur (2004) See more »

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Not a bad B-movie
14 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is pretty good B-movie. If you want subtle plot and dialog then you should have figured out from the trailer and the poster that this show is not for you.

Yes, it appears to be inspired by a Frazetta painting (see Death Dealer) and is surely derivative of Conan and Tarzan. But how long has it been since a good Conan or Tarzan movie.

Lots of gore, lots of decapitations (but as Joe Bob would say, all necessary for the plot) lots of low key lighting to make the special effects easier to pull off but then again, it's not a chick flick.

If only we still had drive in movies.


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