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Valhalla Rising

Valhalla Rising

"Visionary director Nicolas Winding Refn's brutal and highly metaphorical early medieval epic. One-Eye (Mads Mikkelsen), a mute warrior of formidable strength, has been held prisoner by the chieftain Barde for years. A spectacularly brutal and efficient killer, One-Eye is dispatched by Barde to fight for money and land in increasingly ferocious hand-to-hand conflicts. Shown kindness only by Are (Maarten Steven), the young boy who tends him, and knowing there is a greater calling on his life, One-Eye escapes, taking Are with him. On their flight, One-Eye and Are meet a group of Viking Christians, 'God's own soldiers' on pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Joining together, each embarks on ... more on Wikipedia

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