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Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014)

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A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.

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Credited cast:
... Hjorr
... Bjorn
... Inghean
... Conall
... Asbjorn
... Thorald
... Jorund
... Bovarr
... Grim
Danny Keogh ... King Dunchaid
... Gunnar
... Gostun
... Murdill
... Valli
... Messenger
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A band of Vikings are stranded behind enemy lines on the coast of Alba as their longboat goes down in a dreadful storm. Their only chance of survival is to find a path to the Viking settlement, Danelagh, traversing an unfamiliar and hostile land they have never known. The journey becomes a race for their lives when the King of Alba sends his most feared mercenaries after them. But when the Vikings meet a kind Christian Monk who preaches with his sword, the hunters become the hunted as the Vikings set deadly traps, mercilessly decimating their pursuers one by one, culminating in a final and deadly encounter. Written by Anonymous

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viking | noble | sword | violence | battle | See All (6) »

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There's no time to bleed See more »

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Action | Adventure

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Rated R for violence throughout | See all certifications »

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23 October 2014 (Germany)  »

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Northmen - A Viking Saga  »

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Johan Hegg (Valli) is the vocalist of Swedish death metal band Amon Amarth. See more »

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When the body is burned on the funeral pyre, the corpse's neck pulse is visible in the close-up shot. See more »

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Bjorn: Where are we? Not Lindisfarne.
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In the Shadows
by Beyond the Black
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Good old fashioned action
12 November 2014 | by See all my reviews

This is a must see for all those who like sword&sandal movies. The plot is too simple. The story could have been a little more with twists and subplots, not to mention a more detailed characterization. You have a bunch of northmen who are on hostile turf, but the problem is you just don't care when someone is mortally wounded and about to die. There isn't enough of a background story, the history of all the characters, why are they the way they are, their motivations. As a viewer you are left wondering...but not in a good way. The action scenes and also the location are pretty much the only things that save the film. It's always entertaining to watch a well done fighting scene at least for me. One more thing the actors are easy on the eyes, which is another plus. Go see it.


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