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Ronal Barbaren (2011)

Fantasy comedy about young Ronal who lives in a barbarian village. Ronal is weak, skinny and doesn't have the usual barbarian traits like everyone else and therefore is considered a ... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Anders Juul Anders Juul ... Ronal (voice)
Hadi Ka-Koush Hadi Ka-Koush ... Alibert (voice)
Lærke Winther ... Zandra (voice)
Brian Lykke Brian Lykke ... Elric (voice)
Lars Mikkelsen ... Volcazar (voice)
Peter Aude Peter Aude ... Gundar (voice)
Lars Bom Lars Bom ... Gorak (voice)
Sven-Ole Thorsen ... Generalen (voice)
Ole Thestrup Ole Thestrup ... The Oracle (voice)
Preben Kristensen ... Master Florian (voice)
Ole Ernst Ole Ernst ... Narrator (voice)
Brigitte Nielsen ... Amazon Queen (voice) (as Gitte Nielsen)
Jesper Binzer ... Gimp Bird / Drunk Guy (voice)
Allan Olsen Allan Olsen ... Executioner (voice)
Jens Jacob Tychsen Jens Jacob Tychsen ... Gu'ra Zul (voice)
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Fantasy comedy about young Ronal who lives in a barbarian village. Ronal is weak, skinny and doesn't have the usual barbarian traits like everyone else and therefore is considered a laughing stock. But one day his village gets attacked, his tribe kidnapped by the evil Volcazar. Ronal decides to save his tribe and defeat Volcazar and on his way he must survive many dangerous situations... Written by curtherzstark

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Babes, nosser og muskler i 3D for hele familien (Babes, balls and muscles in 3D for the whole family)


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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

29 September 2011 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Ronal the Barbarian See more »

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DKK 18,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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2.35 : 1
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Sven Ole Thorsen and Brigitte Nielsen both starred alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger in the films "Conan the Barbarian", "Conan the Destroyer" and "Red Sonja", based on the stories by Robert E. Howard. See more »

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Ronal: Fucking barbarians, man.
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Clip in the style of Bohemian Rhapsody with skulls singing Ronan the Barbarian. See more »

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Referenced in Filmselskabet: Episode #1.4 (2012) See more »

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Barbarian Rhapsody
Written by Mads Storm (as StormClements) and Trond Clementsen (as StormClements)
Performed by Martin Preisler, Søren Andersen, Mads Storm and Trond Clementsen (as StormClements)
Produced by Mads Storm (as StormClements) and Trond Clementsen (as StormClements)
Mixed by Jacob Hansen at Hansen Studios
Executive Produced by Philip Einstein Lipski
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Hilarious but not for kids.....
4 May 2012 | by CurtHerzstarkSee all my reviews

Pixar, Dreamworks animation etc have all done great stuff within the animation genre and especially with 3D animation. Outside of the USA things have been slightly different.

There have been some attempts by France, Spain etc but some have been very disappointing and others have been mediocre at best. Films like Renaissance (2006), Kaena: La prophétie (2003), have been entertaining but usually lacking both in story and technically.

When comes to the Scandinavian countries it is even more rare to see a full length animated feature that actually is just as good as their counterparts.

Ronal Barbaren (2011) seems to be just that movie. Film is about young Ronal who is a weak geek, among tough, hard barbarians (even the women have bigger biceps then him) but must go on dangerous journey in order to save his tribe from the evil Volcazar.

On his quest of course he meets lots of weird individuals, who joins him and in the process helps him to grow as person.

In the bottom of this funny film is a serious coming of age story, aimed mainly at teens who may or may not recognize themselves in young Ronal and his band of misfits.

The most refreshing about this film is the non Disney approach, meaning trying to only suit a massmarket, using bland stereotypes, musical scenes, and predictable story lines.

The directors is not breaking new ground, this film filled with crude adolescent humor, sex jokes and is basically a parody of Lord of the rings, Conan etc but delivers mainly because US productions is very family oriented while this film is mainly directed at teenagers and adults with a very crude sense of humor.

I urge anyone to see this film, you will probably not see anything like it in USA for a long time.

Unless of course Seth McFarlane decides to make a 3D film....


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