Valhalla Rising by Clive Cussler
Valhalla Rising Clive Cussler ebook
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
The film's turgid title, poster art, and promotional campaign promise nonstop Viking mayhem, a sort of Norse “300'' wallowing in medieval macho gore. Adventure · Forced for some time to be a fighting slave, a pagan warrior escapes his captors with a boy and joins a group of Crusaders on their quest to the Holy Land. Valhalla Rising is a filthy, grimy film that doesn't go for any frills and, instead, brings us unrestrained violence in a way that most filmmakers simply don't have the stomach to handle. Producent, Bo Ehrhardt · Henrik Danstrup Johnny Andersen Thor Sigurjonsson Joni Sighvatsson. Valhalla Rising'' should get some sort of prize for mismarketing. Unleash the berserkers and all that. Mads Mikkelsen was always first choice for the part of One-Eye as he is an old friend of director Nicolas Winding Refn. The Danish director is an acquired taste, but even this may be too much and too little for his Pusher fans. Mads Mikkelsen took on the lead role, thinking that it would be quite an easy gig for him, seeing as it had no dialogue. Author James Rose analyzes, among other elements, the 'science-fiction' lineage of Refn's medieval Viking epic, Valhalla Rising, citing a running comparison with Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. Originalmusik, Peter Kyed · Peter Peter. Nicolas Winding Refn, the acclaimed director of BRONSON and THE PUSHER TRILOGY, strikes again with his bone–crushingly brutal Viking epic starring Mads Mikkelsen (CASINO ROYALE, FLAME & CITRON). A warrior kills his master and escapes with the man's son. Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Gary McCormack, Alexander Morton. They set sail with a band of Christian Crusaders and end up in the nightmarish New World. Manus, Roy Jacobsen · Nicolas Winding Refn. New Viking drama Valhalla Rising has shot in previously un-filmed parts of Scotland and has also used the country to double for Canada. Full Review | Original Score: C+. I appreciate Refn for pushing against conventions of rhythm, photography, subject, color, and form, and I don't mind that Valhalla Rising lacks a story so much as I question its reliance on enigmatic hints of some grand, over-arching abstraction. Regissör, Nicolas Winding Refn. With its growling metal score and hyper-brutish, grunting male violence stapled into beautiful but static framing, Valhalla Rising is easily identifiable as a Nicolas Winding Refn feature.