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Forced for some time to be a fighting slave, a pagan warrior escapes his captors with a boy and joins a group of Crusaders on their quest to the Holy Land.

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Cast

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One Eye
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Barde - Pagan
Stewart Porter ...
Kenneth - Pagan
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The Boy - Pagan
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Malkolm - Pagan (as Mathew Zajac)
Gordon Brown ...
Hagen - Christian Viking
Gary McCormack ...
Hauk - Christian Viking
Andrew Flanagan ...
Gudmond - Christian Viking
James Ramsey ...
Gudmund - Christian Viking
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Kare - Christian Viking
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Gorm - Christian Viking
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Eirik - Christian Viking
Rony Bridges ...
Magnus - Christian Viking
Robert Harrison ...
Roger - Christian Viking
Andy Nicolson ...
Christian Viking
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Olaf - Christian Viking
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Christian Viking
Tashi Tsering ...
Indian
Lhasam Gedun ...
Indian
Palden Tsering ...
Indian
Pasang Manor ...
Indian
Wangdu Dorjee ...
Indian
Dawa Norbu ...
Indian
Lhabhum Sershi ...
Indian
Tsultrim Gyatso ...
Indian
Tsewang Phuntsok ...
Indian
Tsering Dorjee ...
Indian
Lobsang Griffiths-Golba ...
Indian
Pasang Dorjee ...
Indian
Tenzin Jigdal ...
Indian
Phurbu Rinzin ...
Indian
Lobsang Palden ...
Indian
Jamyang Chophel ...
Indian
Nagwang Kunchok ...
Indian
Tashi Dhondup ...
Indian
Nawang Anja-Tsang ...
Indian
Tashi Sangpo Murik ...
Indian
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Viking Fighter (uncredited)
P.B. McBeath ...
Man with pike (uncredited)
Callum Mitchell ...
Pagan Viking Guard (uncredited)
Jules Wallace ...
Fighter (uncredited)

Directed by

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Nicolas Winding Refn

Written by

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Nicolas Winding Refn ... (written by) and
Roy Jacobsen ... (written by)
 
Matthew Read ... (additional writing)

Produced by

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Christine Alderson ... executive producer
Johnny Andersen ... producer
Lene Børglum ... executive producer
Yves Chevalier ... executive producer
Henrik Danstrup ... producer
Bo Ehrhardt ... producer
Eva Jakobsen ... assistant producer: Nimbus
Linda James ... executive producer
Michele LeBlanc ... financial producer consultant
Mads Peter Ole Olsen ... executive producer
Carole Sheridan ... executive producer
Sigurjon Sighvatsson ... executive producer (as Joni Sighvatsson)
Thor Sigurjonsson ... executive producer (as Thorir Sigurjónsson)
Karen Smyth ... co-producer

Music by

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Peter Kyed
Peter Peter ... (as Peterpeter)

Cinematography by

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Morten Søborg ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Matthew Newman ... (as Mat Newman)

Editorial Department

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Siobhan Boyes ... post-production coordinator
Fiona Cairns ... post technical assistant
Michele De Benedetti ... digital intermediate technician: Dragon DI
Jakob Dueholm ... editing facilities: Kong Gulerod
Tanya Fallenius ... assembly editor
Julie Harding ... digital intermediate producer: Dragon DI
Rob May ... colorist: Dragon DI
Lewis McInnes ... editor trainee
Tony Ray ... digital intermediate executive producer: Dragon DI
Andreas Rostock ... technical support
Jakob Schaumburg ... editing facilities: Edithouse
Martin Scoones ... colorist: laboratory, Technicolor London
Paul J. Wright ... digital intermediate technical manager: Dragon DI
Søren Green ... post-production manager (uncredited)

Casting By

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Des Hamilton

Production Design by

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Laurel Wear

Art Direction by

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Natalie Astridge
Allie Milligan

Costume Design by

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Gill Horn

Makeup Department

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Hollie Armstrong ... hair stylist: dailies / makeup artist: dailies
Lily Beckett ... hair stylist: dailies / makeup artist: dailies
Jim Bones ... prosthetics: moulding
Maria Cork ... prosthetics
Jessica Cruickshank ... hair stylist assistant / makeup artist assistant
Maxine Dallas ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Barbara Findlay ... hair stylist: dailies / makeup artist: dailies
Chris Fitzpatrick ... prosthetics
Fiona Harvey ... hair stylist: dailies / makeup artist: dailies
Ashley Higgins ... hair stylist trainee / makeup artist trainee
Duncan Jarman ... prosthetics
Niamh Morrison ... makeup designer
Aileen Mullen ... hair stylist trainee / makeup artist trainee
Stephen Murphy ... prosthetics make up artist
Natalie Pacini ... hair stylist trainee (as Natalie Pancini) / makeup artist trainee (as Natalie Pancini)
Nicole Stafford ... hair stylist: dailies / makeup artist: dailies
Tristan Versluis ... prosthetics

Production Management

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Jeanette Haley ... post-production supervisor
Matt Jones ... unit manager
Suzanne Reid ... production manager
Emma Zee ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Marissa Carrera ... third assistant director (as Marissa Carrara)
Will Cummins ... third assistant director
Alison Goring ... second assistant director
Ronaldo Nacionales ... first assistant director
Nickie Sault ... first assistant director

Art Department

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Bob Barclay ... construction: B Scenic Construction
Frank Boyd ... art department assistant
Wendy Cairns ... art department assistant / production buyer
Berengere Chabanis ... prop maker
Kenny Daniel ... prop maker (as Kenneth Daniel)
Mark Di Meo ... art department assistant
Lydia Farrell ... art department trainee
Christian Fenwicke-Clennell ... construction: B Scenic Construction
Ufuk Gueray ... prop maker
Maria Ledinskaya ... prop maker
Daniel MacDonell ... assistant stand-by props (as Dan MacDonell)
Colin MacInnes ... stand-by construction
Daniel McConnell ... prop maker
Russell McGovern ... art department runner
Aoife McKim ... prop maker
Robert Mitchell ... prop maker
Dave More ... construction: B Scenic Construction
Pauline O'Donnell ... prop maker
John Patterson ... art department assistant
David Ramsay ... stand-by props
Federico Redaelli ... prop maker
Alan Reid ... prop maker
Kate Robertson ... prop maker
James Tannock ... art department assistant
Wendy Cairns ... prop maker (uncredited)
Jake Drummond ... carpenter (uncredited)
Daniel MacDonell ... dressing props (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Iain Anderson ... foley recordist / re-recording mixer
Colin Gregory ... sound maintenance
Tom Griffiths ... assistant sound editor
Howard Halsall ... dialogue editor
Kahl Henderson ... adr recordist
Giles Lamb ... sound designer
Douglas MacDougall ... sound designer
Micheal MacKinnon ... foley
Cameron Mercer ... sound recordist
Chris Sinclair ... re-recording mixer
Andrew Walsh ... sound trainee
Linda Wylie ... sound coordinator
Alex Hudd ... sound consultant: dolby (uncredited)
Jamie Young ... assistant sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Joanna Dewar-Gibb ... special effects manager (as Joanna Dewar Gibb)
Dave Evans ... special effects technician
Mark Holdcroft ... special effects technician
Rick Jotle ... special effects: equipment
Mike Kelt ... special effects supervisor
Matt Loader ... special effects technician
Nick Martin ... special effects technician
Keith Nairm ... special effects technician (as Keith Nairn)
Ken Petrie ... special effects technician
Robin Pollok ... special effects technician
Amelia Rowe ... special effects trainee

Visual Effects by

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Edward Andrews ... visual effects artist: Dragon DI (as Edd Andrews)
James Ballard ... visual effects artist: Dragon DI
Myfanwy Harris ... lead visual effects artist: Dragon DI

Stunts

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Rob Cooper ... stunt performer
James Embree ... stunt performer
Rick English ... stunt performer
James Grogan ... stunt performer
Mike Lambert ... stunt performer
Guy List ... stunt performer
Tony Lucken ... stunt coordinator
Erol Mehmet ... stunt performer
Julian Spencer ... stunt coordinator
Ally McClelland ... stunt performer (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Freddie Bonfanti ... gaffer
Ian Harrison ... studio rigger
Stuart Hurley ... studio spark
Jo Irvine ... still photographer (as Joanne Irvine)
Alan Jaap ... stand-by rigger
Anna James ... second assistant camera
Patrick Murray ... lighting assistant
Jon Priddle ... first assistant camera
Derrick Ritchie ... rigging gaffer
Dean Rogers ... still photographer
Angus Thomson ... video assist
Hatti Beanland ... red camera technician (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Claire Catterson ... casting assistant
Laura Donnelly ... crowd casting coordinator
Kimberley O'Neill ... casting assistant
Caroline Stewart ... casting assistant
Kay Gannon ... extras casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Alison J. Johnston ... costume dailies
Camille Moohan ... costume assistant
Fiona Stewart ... costume trainee
Kathryn Tart ... costume supervisor
Dena Thanopoulos ... costume dailies

Location Management

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Duncan Broadfoot ... location production assistant
Duncan Muggoch ... location manager
Graeme Reid ... location runner

Music Department

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Anne Miller ... music publisher

Transportation Department

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Stuart Cadenhead ... driver
Andy Hodgson ... driver
Vincent Hunter ... driver
Craig McLaren ... driver
Christopher Pavey ... driver (as Chris Pavey)
Angus Thomson ... driver: camera car
Wayne Wright ... unit driver

Other crew

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Rachel Anderson ... staff: La Belle Allée
Bethan Bannister ... investment executive: The Wales Creative IP Fund
Mary Brehony ... legal services: Scottish Screen
Stuart Cadenhead ... runner
Neil Cairns ... accountant
Ruth Coulter ... crowd coordinator
Bethan Cousins ... fund manager: The Wales Creatice IP Fund
Victoria Dabbs ... production coordinator
John Ensby ... laboratory contact: Technicolor London
Julie Falconer ... unit nurse: Star Nurses
Julie Foster ... tutor
Peter Fowler ... marine coordinator
Joanne Gemmill ... unit nurse: Star Nurses
Lindsay Goodall ... production secretary
Anna Griffin ... personal assistant to director
Glynn Henderson ... health and safety officer
Andy Hodgson ... runner
Vincent Hunter ... runner
Paul Imrie ... assistant accountant
Louise Jacobsen ... legal services: Natixis Coficiné, Per Neumann Aps
Jacob Jarek ... assistant to producer: Nimbus
Christopher Key ... editor: making-of documentary
Lise Krogsgaard ... controller: Nimbus
Mamie Lang ... chaperone
Dolina Macfarlane ... script supervisor
Jules MacIver ... unit nurse: Star Nurses
Allan MacQuarrie ... historical consultant (as Dr. Allan MacQuarrie)
Emma Mager ... completion guarantee: International Film Guarantors
Martin Marquet ... publicist
Jacqui McBride ... accounts assistant (as Jacqueline McBride)
Linda McClure ... legal service: Scottish Screen
Leslie Ann McCluskey ... chaperone
Craig McLaren ... runner
Christos Michaels ... legal services: The Wales Creative IP Fund, Lee and Thompson Solicitors
Sarah Morrison ... production runner
Stephen Murphy ... legal services: The Wales Creative IP Fund, Lee and Thompson Solicitors
Sandra Nelson ... unit nurse: Star Nurses
Per Neumann ... legal services: Natixis Coficiné, Per Neumann Aps
Christian Otty ... floor runner
Christopher Pavey ... runner (as Chris Pavey)
Abigail Payne ... legal services: Blind Eye Productions, Harbottle and Lewis
Saskia Pomeroy ... personal assistant to director
Luke Randolph ... completion guarantee: International Film Guarantors
Pernille Norén Rasmussen ... payroll: Nimbus (as Pernille Norén-Rasmussen)
Katrine Schlüter ... legal services: One Eye Production, Johan Schlüter Law Form (as Katrine Schlüter Schierbeck)
Claudia Siesbye ... assistant to producer: Nimbus
Bob Smith ... mountain health and safety
Shellie Smith ... completion guarantee: International Film Guarantors
Judy Shaw Stewart ... tutor
Stef Swiatek ... unit nurse: Star Nurses (as Stefanie Swiatek)
Mette Sø ... researcher
Ross Thatcher ... chaperone
Claus Thobo-Carlsen ... head of administration: Nimbus
Michelle Tierney ... staff: La Belle Allée
Christophe Vidal ... bank production loan: Natixis Coficiné
Elaine Walsh ... staff: La Belle Allée
Jeff Ward ... life guard
Chick Allan ... team leader (uncredited)
Huma Khan ... legal post production (uncredited)
Anna Cameron McKessock ... cast associate (uncredited)
Eugene Talbot ... personal trainer (uncredited)

Thanks

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Oliver Winding ... dedicatee

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde. Aided by Are, a boy slave, One Eye slays his captor and together he and Are escape, beginning a journey into the heart of darkness. On their flight, One Eye and Are board a Viking vessel, but the ship is soon engulfed by an endless fog that clears only as the crew sights an unknown land. As the new world reveals its secrets and the Vikings confront their terrible and bloody fate, One Eye discovers his true self. Written by Anonymous

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Also Known As
  • Valhalla Rising - le guerrier des ténèbres (France)
  • Le guerrier silencieux, Valhalla Rising (France)
  • Walhalla Rising (Germany)
  • O Guerreiro Silencioso (Brazil)
  • Valhalla: regatul întunericului (Romania)
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Runtime
  • 93 min
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Budget GBP4,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia One-Eye was a nickname for Oden (Odin), who in the Norse legends gave one of his eyes as a sacrifice to the well of Mimer to get wisdom. The sacrifice also gave him the power to see hidden things. See more »
Goofs When the General stabs the Priest in the back, his dagger and sword have changed hands when the shot switches to behind the General. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in NWR (Nicolas Winding Refn) (2012). See more »
Crazy Credits "In the beginning there was only man and nature. Men came bearing crosses and drove the heathen to the fringes of the earth." See more »
Quotes Barde: I once met man who told me... they eat their own God... Eat his flesh. Drink his blood. Abominable...
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