The Northman

The Northman

In The Northman, Prince Amleth(Alexander Skarsgård) witnesses the brutal murder of his father, King Aurvandil, by his uncle Fjölnir. Escaping with his life, Amleth vows revenge, vowing to return and claim his rightful place as king and avenge his father’s death. His journey takes him through a world of violence, mysticism, and dark magic, where the lines between reality and myth blur.

The Northman

The Northman

Rated: R

Duration: 2 hr 16min

Release Date: April 22, 2022

Genre: Historical Action, Thriller

Director: Robert Eggers

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Box Office Collection

Budget: $70–90 million

Opening Weekend USA: $8.3 million

Gross USA: $38.4 million

Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $69.8 million

Awards

Awards
Hollywood Critics Association Midseason Film Awards
Best Picture
Best Director
Saturn Awards
Best Thriller Film
Critics’ Choice Super Awards
Best Science Fiction/Fantasy Movie
Best Actor in a Science Fiction/Fantasy Movie

Cast

NameRole
Alexander SkarsgårdPrince Amleth
Nicole KidmanQueen Gudrún
Claes BangFjölnir
Anya Taylor-JoyOlga
Ethan HawkeKing Aurvandil
Willem DafoeHeimir the Fool
BjörkThe Seeress
Gustav LindhThorir
Ingvar SigurdssonChieftain
Eldar SkarphéðinssonHallgrimr
Birgir HjörvarssonBjarki

Writer & Director

NameRole
Robert Eggers, SjónWriter
Robert EggersDirector