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Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)

Arn: Tempelriddaren (original title)
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Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.

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Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.

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A Knight in the Holy Land. A Woman in the Frozen North. A War that Kept Them Apart. See more »


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€25,000,000 (estimated)
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The loom briefly seen at the end was an authentic loom from medieval times. It cost the production 300.000 Swedish crowns to transport from Germany to Sweden for use in the film. See more »

Goofs

The nuns at the Abbey where Cecilia is sent are wearing the Brown Scapular often associated with Carmelites. While the Carmelite order existed during this time period, the Scapular did not. Its use began about 1251: 65 years after the end of the film. See more »

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Birger Brosa: A sword slash is not enough to claim the power.
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End Song
Composed by Anders Glenmark and Niklas Strömstedt
Performed by Marie Fredriksson
Produced by Anders Glenmark
Arranged by Anders Glenmark
Published by Blue Cable Music och Nixongs
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Loved it - let down by small mistakes - but watch the movie
28 November 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

OK so I read the reviews and decided to have a look at it myself. As opposed to going into a long and probably boring review:)

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lovely scenery believable acting good music good values (rare these days)

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Suffered from it being too short (should have been an epic and used the other 30mins) Not enough budget (battle scenes fairly poor) Wandered a little at times

At that said - great movie - lovely to see the templars getting a reasonable treatment as they're easy targets some times:)

Go watch it and see for yourself


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