- Denmark / UK
- 1h 32min
- Directed by: Nicolas Winding Refn
- Written by: Nicolas Winding Refn, Roy Jacobsen
- Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Jamie Sives, Gary Lewis, Ewan Stewart, Maarten Stevenson
- Website: www.labelleallee.com
Refn's follow-up to 'Bronson' is a difficult but rewarding slice of historical ultra-realism, with Mikkelsen well up to the task of playing a Viking warrior in a film as uncompromising, unsentimental and deliberately unlovable as its central character.
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Reviews & features
Profile: Nicolas Winding Refn28 Apr 2010
Born 1970 Copenhagen, Denmark Background After coming to prominence by re-sculpting his 1996 hit Pusher into an accomplished drug-trilogy, Danish writer/director Winding Refn’s controversial Bronson won him plaudits for coaxing a remarkable performance…
Valhalla Rising28 Apr 2010
(15) 92min Expectations have substantially cooled on Nicolas Winding Refn’s follow-up to last year’s brilliant Bronson, but those accustomed to his art-house sensibility/ visceral action fusions will find something original in Valhalla Rising. Refn’s…
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