Full of lies, betrayal and adrenaline-pounding Viking combat, The Last King is an unrelenting battle through the icy world of Norway, to secure the future of the king’s reign.
1205 – Norway is ravaged by civil war. The Norwegian King fights for survival, protecting his throne whilst his illegitimate son is guarded in deep secrecy. With half the kingdom out to kill the infant heir to the throne, two warriors are tasked to protect him with their own lives.
Shot amidst stunning snowy scenery, Nils Gaup – director of the Academy Award nominated Pathfinder – has created an unforgettable film that must be seen. Starring Kristofer Hivju (Game of Thrones), Jakob Oftebro (Lilyhammer, The Bridge) and featuring stunning ski-clad battles, this theatrical epic retelling of Håkon Håkonsson’s daring rescue is a must-see for history-buffs and admirers of medieval action alike!
An essential must-buy for all action and medieval film buffs, The Last King comes to DVD and download on 3rd October 2016.