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The last king / Paradox and Nordisk Film Production present ; a co-production with Newgrange Pictures and Proton Cinema ; producers, Finn Gjerdrum, Stein B. Kvae ; script, Ravn Lanesskog ; director, Nils Gaup.

Gjerdrum, Finn, (film producer.). Kvae, Stein B., 1969- (film producer.). Lanesskog, Ravn, (screenwriter.). Gaup, Nils, (film director.). Oftebro, Jakob, 1986- (actor.). Hivju, Kristofer, 1978- (actor.). Hagen, Pål Sverre Valheim, (actor.). Harr, Thorbjørn, (actor.). Kaas, Nikolaj Lie, 1973- (actor.). Øverli, Ane Ulimoen, (actor.). Pilmark, Søren, 1955- (actor.). Sundquist, Bjørn, 1948- (actor.). Heie, Christoffer, (editor of moving image work.). Täng, Thomas, 1952- (editor of moving image work.). Storaas, Gaute, (composer (expression)). Mokrosinski, Peter, 1953- (director of photography.). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Paradox (Firm), (presenter.). Nordisk films kompagni, (presenter.). Newgrange Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Proton Cinema, (production company.). Jakob Oftebro, Kristofer Hivju, Pal Sverre Hagen, Thorbjorn Harr, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Ane Ulimoen Overli, Soren Pilmark, Bjorn Sundquist. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, California : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Widescreen (2.35:1)
Based on the true story of a civl war in Norway in 1205.
Special features: interview with actor Kristofer Hivju; The Last King music video: Bifröst; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Christoffer Heie, Thomas Täng ; music, Gaute Storaas ; cinematographer, Peter Mokrosinski.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jakob Oftebro, Kristofer Hivju, Pal Sverre Hagen, Thorbjorn Harr, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Ane Ulimoen Overli, Soren Pilmark, Bjorn Sundquist.
Summary, etc.:
Aided by rebel group the Birch Legs, the Norwegian King fights for survival against the Church's Bishopsmen, who seek to supplant the throne. On his deathbed after falling ill, the King soon welcomes a son, born in secrecy, as half the Kingdom wants him dead. Tasked with guarding the only remaining heir to the throne, two Birch Legs warriors, Skjervald and Torstein, escape with the infant and must traverse treacherous landscapes to protect their future King.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for violence and a scene of sexuality.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
Norwegian or English dialogue; English, Spanish, French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Norway > Kings and rulers > Drama.
Norway > Kings and rulers > Children > Drama.
Norway > History > 13th century > Drama.
Kings and rulers.
Kings and rulers > Children.
Genre: Historical films.
Foreign language films > Norwegian.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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