MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,417 this week

Nova Zembla (2011)

5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 2,893 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 18 critic

A Dutch exploration team sets sail to find the North East passage to the Indies. The weather had other ideas for them.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Unbroken: An interview with Angelina Jolie

IMDb's Arno Kazarian chats with Angelina Jolie about working with cinematographer Roger Deakins and harnessing Jack O'Connell's fire

Related News

A Trailer For Dutch Epic Nova Zembla
| Twitch

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 19 Dec 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 30 Jan 2013
 
a list of 42 titles
created 16 Apr 2013
 
a list of 24 titles
created 29 Nov 2013
 
a list of 26 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Nova Zembla" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Nova Zembla (2011)

Nova Zembla (2011) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Nova Zembla.
2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | History | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A bold, amateur kidnapping goes wildly awry in this fictionalized account of beer magnate Freddy Heineken's 1983 abduction, which would go on to become one of The Netherlands' most infamous crimes.

Director: Maarten Treurniet
Stars: Rutger Hauer, Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Gijs Naber
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The medieval quest of sixteen-year old Tiuri, who risks his future as a Knight to fulfill a promise, and in so doing discovers adventure, honor, valor and love.

Director: Pieter Verhoeff
Stars: Yannick van de Velde, Quinten Schram, Rüdiger Vogler
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In an old house in Hanoi, Bi, a 6-year-old child lives with his parents, his aunt and their cook. His favorite playgrounds are an ice factory and the wild grass along the river. After being... See full summary »

Director: Dang Di Phan
Stars: Thanh Minh Phan, Thi Kieu Trinh Nguyen, Ha Phong Nguyen
Dusk (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The haunting search to discover why fifteen-year old Jessie was murdered by her closest friends.

Director: Hanro Smitsman
Stars: Matthijs van de Sande Bakhuyzen, Gaite Jansen, Roos Netjes
Kameleon 2 (2005)
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Steven de Jong
Stars: Koen van der Donk, Jos van der Donk, Maarten Spanjer
New Eden (TV Movie 1994)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Prisoners are dumped on a sand planet dubbed Earth 21-523 where most are immediately killed by the sand people and the remainder struggle for existence. That is until a new prisoner arrives... See full summary »

Director: Alan Metzger
Stars: Stephen Baldwin, Lisa Bonet, Tobin Bell
Stricken (2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Handsome Dutchman Stijn is the star of an advertising agency with his buddy Frenk and a hot womanizer. The boys start their own agency and Stijn marries colleague Carmen, who accepts his ... See full summary »

Director: Reinout Oerlemans
Stars: Carice van Houten, Barry Atsma, Anna Drijver
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Director: Alexander Riedel
Stars: Judith Al Bakri, Ulrike Arnold, Melanie Filbert
Jeder Tag zählt (TV Movie 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Gabriela Zerhau
Stars: Katharina Böhm, Lilian Prent, Samy Abdel Fattah
Feine Dame (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Xaver Schwarzenberger
Stars: Heidi Baratta, Ulrike Beimpold, Gabriela Benesch
Süskind (2012)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

During WWII, a member of the Jewish Council of Amsterdam finds a way to spare children from deportation to the death camps.

Director: Rudolf van den Berg
Stars: Katja Herbers, Karl Markovics, Tygo Gernandt
Transpapa (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Sarah-Judith Mettke
Stars: Luisa Sappelt, Devid Striesow, Sandra Borgmann
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Catharina Plancius
...
Willem Barentsz
...
Gerrit de Veer
...
Petrus Plancius
...
Claes
Victor Reinier ...
Jacob van Heemskerck
Bas Keijzer ...
Kok
Teun Kuilboer ...
Pieter Vos
Mads Wittermans ...
Chirurgijn
Juda Goslinga ...
Laurens
Arend Brandligt ...
Adriaan
Jochum van der Woude ...
Jan Fransz
Arjan Duine ...
Oene
Herman Egberts ...
Harmen
Joshua Tsukasa MacDonald ...
Spectator
Edit

Storyline

This fact based drama chronicles the last journey of Willem Barentsz and Jacob van Heemskerk on their search for a new passage to the Indies. Due to icy waters, they are stranded on the island of Novaya Zemlya and have to spend the winter there. The story is told through the eyes of Gerrit de Veer, an officer on the same voyage, and is loosely based on the famous diary he published in 1598 after his safe return. Written by mahajanssen

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | History

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 November 2011 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

Conquest  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The first Dutch 3D movie. See more »

Goofs

In the late 16th century Dutch sailing-ships typically had high castle-like sterns. The arched type stern in the movie came into use a century or two later. See more »

Connections

Featured in De wereld draait door: Episode #7.19 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

good idea and nothing else
3 April 2012 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

a good story, great ambitions of director, a shallow movie.and everybody is innocent. because desire to create a blockbuster was so great but details are ignored. to present a page of history is not an easy mission. and it is first sin of this project. a huge mountain and an army of Liliputans. and, for make the business more complicated - usual 3 D which, in this case,a real burden. it is not a bad film but only smoke of expensive cigar.because,wanting to tell all, it fails to provide anything. old clichés, dusty characters,great adventure without any crumb of emotion. so, second sin of movie is to create expectations. the last sin - Doutzen Kroes. beautiful, charming, she is only chain for too heavy pendant.


2 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Any chance of a DVD with English subtitles? Jonathan Dore
Nice rolandrozen
Conquest 'NOVA ZEMBLA' (2011) Beautiful Soundtrack franck-torresani
Gloves ? jezza115
Discuss Nova Zembla (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?