After witnessing firsthand the murder of his father, a Viking prince (Alexander Skarsgård) devotes his life to avenge his father’s death, save his mother and reclaim his kingdom in Visionary director Robert Eggers‘ revenge epic, THE NORTHMAN, available to Download & Keep on 4 July 2022 and on 4K Ultra HD Collector’s Edition, Blu-rayTM and DVD on 18 July 2022 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
Co-written by Eggers and Sjón, and based on the Scandinavian legend of Amleth, the film stars Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Björk, and Willem Dafoe.
EXCLUSIVE BONUS FEATURES AVAILABLE ON DOWNLOAD & KEEP*, 4K UHD, BLU-RAYTM AND DVD:
- DELETED AND EXTENDED SCENES
- AN AGELESS EPIC – An in-depth look at how filmmakers, cast, and crew immersed themselves in Norse
history and mythology in an effort to make THE NORTHMAN the most accurate Viking epic ever filmed.
- THE FACES OF VIKINGS – The cast of THE NORTHMAN, alongside director Robert Eggers, discuss the depth of the characters and their experiences working together.
- FEATURE COMMENTARY WITH CO-WRITER/DIRECTOR ROBERT EGGERS
EXCLUSIVE COLLECTOR’S EDITION BONUS FEATURES AVAILABLE ON DOWNLOAD & KEEP*, 4K UHD, AND BLU-RAY™:
- AMLETH’S JOURNEY TO MANHOOD –Aurvandil’s initiation of Amleth into manhood is one of the most pivotal points on his journey. Take a deeper look at how filmmakers and cast crafted this mysterious ritual.
- SHOOTING THE RAID – Go behind-the-scenes of the raid and learn how different departments worked together to pull off this intricate sequence.
- KNATTLEIKR GAME – Learn all about this little-known game, how the scene was filmed, and why it’s an essential moment for Amleth.
- A NORSE LANDSCAPE –We explore the spectacular shooting locations of THE NORTHMAN and discuss how filmmakers were able to overcome the unique challenges of shooting the film in Northern Ireland.
*Download & Keep bonus features available from iTunes only