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Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road (2008)

Arn: Riket vid vägens slut (original title)
The Knight Arn is sent on a last mission against Saladin. He has to win this battle, before he can go home to Sweden, and finally marry his Cecilia and start a family. But the peace back home is threatened by the Danes.

Director:

Peter Flinth

Writers:

Jan Guillou (novel), Hans Gunnarsson (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Joakim Nätterqvist ... Arn Magnusson
Sofia Helin ... Cecilia Algotsdotter
Stellan Skarsgård ... Birger Brosa
Bibi Andersson ... Moder Rikissa
Gustaf Skarsgård ... Kung Knut
Fanny Risberg ... Cecilia Blanka
Joel Kinnaman ... Sverker Karlsson
Jakob Cedergren ... Ebbe Sunesson
Morgan Alling ... Eskil Magnusson
Anders Baasmo Christiansen ... Harald Øysteinsson
Nicholas Boulton ... Gerard De Ridefort
Frank Sieckel ... Sigfried De Turenne
Barnaby Kay ... Riddare
Robert Willox Robert Willox ... Vapenmästare
Martin Wallström ... Magnus Månsköld
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The Knight Arn is sent on a last mission against Saladin. He has to win this battle, before he can go home to Sweden, and finally marry his Cecilia and start a family. But the peace back home is threatened by the Danes.

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This was the film that made Bill Skarsgård decide that he wanted to be an actor. See more »

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Connections

Follows Arn: The Knight Templar (2007) See more »

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Where Your Love Lives
Sung by Marie Fredriksson
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One review for both movies.
21 March 2019 | by deloudelouvainSee all my reviews

If you like the medival genre, like I do, than the two movies of Arn will probably give you some entertainment. I can write a review and use it for both of the movies as Arn: The Knight Templar (2007) and Arn: The Kingdom At The End Of The Road (2008) are both basically the same movies, or one is the sequel of the exact same quality. Well quality is a big word as they both could have been much better with a bit more bloody battle scenes and lesser religion and devotion. Joakim Nätterqvist as Arn is not a bad actor but his nerdy face doesn't make him very believable as a strong warrior. Both movies are a bit too long, or could have been the right length if there was just more action and a faster pace but overal both movies are still worth a watch if you're into that kind of stories.


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Denmark | Sweden | Finland | UK | Norway | Germany

Language:

Swedish | English | Norwegian | Danish | Arabic

Release Date:

22 August 2008 (Sweden) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, UK See more »

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Budget:

SEK210,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,787,136
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