The primary reactions to The Northman had been revealed earlier right this moment however should you’re hungry for a bit of extra from Robert Eggers’ Viking masterpiece, Focus Options has launched a brand new clip from the upcoming movie. Examine that out above!
The Northman clip finds Alexander Skarsgård’s character sneaking up on a villain and main a brutal raid on the inhabitants. The clip sadly cuts off proper earlier than the primary battle begins, but it surely’s a beautiful little appetizer to a movie plenty of us are actually trying ahead to watching. The action-filled epic stars Alexander Skarsgård as a younger Viking prince on a quest to avenge his father’s homicide. Along with Skarsgård, The Northman additionally stars Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Pleasure, Ethan Hawke, Björk, and Willem Dafoe. In addition to directing the movie, Robert Eggers additionally co-wrote the screenplay with Icelandic poet and novelist Sjón.
Our personal Chris Bumbray caught a screening of The Northman (after throwing axes with Alexander Skarsgård) in London and was blown away, saying that it’s an “absolute masterpiece” and “in all probability the perfect historic epic since Kingdom of Heaven. A very distinctive journey into insanity and revenge Viking-style! A must-see in theaters — the sound and visible demand it.” Whereas it’s all the time good to maintain expectations in examine after some of these glowing first reactions, I’ve acquired excessive hopes for The Northman, particularly after Robert Eggers hit it out of the park with The Witch and The Lighthouse.
The Northman will hit theaters on April twenty second.