Viking movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant viking movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, epic, rough, stylized and realistic films and TV shows about / with viking, vikings, adventure, heroes, danger, rivalry, escapades, battles, violence and sword plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
viking movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as viking: Pathfinder (2007), Vikings (2013), Valhalla Rising (2009), The Last Kingdom (2015), Hammer of the Gods (2009), Viking Destiny (2018), The 13th Warrior (1999), The Long Ships (1964), Northmen: A Viking Saga (2014), DreamWorks Dragons (2012).

List of viking movies

Pathfinder (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Viking boy is left behind after his clan battles a Native American tribe. Raised within the tribe, he ultimately becomes their savior in a fight against the Norsemen.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, harsh, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vikings, viking, native american, vengeance, master warrior, battles, danger, deadly, adventure, gory, savagery, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
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Vikings (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless ...
Style: heroic, exciting, atmospheric, captivating, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, norse mythology, battles, legends and myths, king, historical character, viking, adventure, tough heroes, graphic violence, rise to the top ...
Time: middle ages, 8th century, 7th century
Place: scandinavia, europe, iceland
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Valhalla Rising (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde. Aided by Are, a boy slave, One Eye slays his captor and together he and Are escape, beginning a journey into the heart of ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, contemplative, surreal, rough ...
Plot: vikings, viking, warrior, lone wolves, captivity, heroes, danger, new world, one eyed man, adventure, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century, future
Place: holy land, scotland, europe, jerusalem
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The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, epic, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: king, battles, kingdom, danger, castle, rivalry, escapades, kidnapping, political unrest, viking, vengeance, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: england, europe
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Hammer of the Gods (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thor along with his friends travels to mysterious island seeking glory and fame. Upon arriving they encounter strange creatures and they start searching the island for answers. Meanwhile Thor keeps seeing visions for a mighty warrior and a big ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: viking, norse mythology, island, heroes, adventure, battles, escapades, rivalry, deadly, danger, imaginary, destiny ...
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Viking Destiny (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Viking Princess is forced to flee her kingdom after being framed for the murder of her father, the King. Under the guidance of the God Odin, she travels the world gaining wisdom and building the army she needs to win back her throne.
Style: suspense, exciting, brutal, epic
Plot: vikings, viking, norse mythology, sea voyage, journey, girl heroine, murder, power struggle, ship, redhead girl, kingdom, fight scenes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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The 13th Warrior (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, scenic, rough ...
Plot: vikings, barbarian, battles, mission, viking, heroic mission, adventure, sword and sorcery, sword fight, danger, medieval, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century, ancient times
Place: scandinavia, iraq
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The Long Ships (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In this elaborately mounted seafaring adventure, Rolfe (Richard Widmark) is a Viking leader with the cunning and devious mind of a pirate. Rolfe tells others sailors of "The Mother of Voices," a mammoth bell made of gold and as tall as ...
Style: semi serious, saga, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, ship, vikings, adventurer, battles, bell, clergy, adventure, pirate, crimes, obsessive quest, heroic mission ...
Time: 10th century
Place: scandinavia, africa, north africa
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Northmen: A Viking Saga (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.
Style: stylized, rough, atmospheric, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vikings, viking, battles, survival, escapades, adventure, ship, battle, brutality, murder, betrayal, forest ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
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DreamWorks Dragons (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, young heroes, imaginary, adventure, training, friends, island, imaginary kingdom, animal training, creature, enemy, family ...
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A Viking Saga: Son of Thor (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Drama set in the viking age, Helgi witnesses the destruction of his village and narrowly escapes to his uncle Rurik who raises him like his son. Many years later he meets the people responsible for his parents death and someone he never expected to ...
Style: saga, captivating, exciting, serious, tense ...
Plot: viking, battles, vengeance, adventure, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, love and romance, murder, paganism, vikings, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: europe, denmark, scandinavia
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A Viking Saga: The Darkest Day (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cast into a violent and bloody world of murder, Hereward, a novice monk, must deliver the Holy Gospel of Lindisfarne - a book of great beauty and power - to the safety of the Iona monastery, while being pursued by a Viking death squad hell- bent on ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: viking, master warrior, monk, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, chase, danger, monastery, christianity, chases and races ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
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Hammer of the Gods (2013)
Genre: Action, History, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Action epic sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving landscape in search of his long lost brother Hakan The Ferrocious, whose people are relying on him to restore order to their kingdom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, epic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, vikings, heroic mission, adventure, battles, wilderness, gory, danger, deadly, rivalry, favoritism among siblings, track down ...
Time: 9th century, middle ages
Place: england
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Berserker: Hell's Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: South Africa
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kari Wührer stars as a witch, who turns the king's son Barek into an immortal berserker. The enmity between Barek and the witch extends to the present day in his attempts to become mortal again and break Odin's curse.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, betrayal, danger, supernatural, ancient mystery, adventure, survival, obsession, imaginary kingdom, battles, parallel world, norse mythology ...
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Severed Ways: The Norse Discovery of America (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An unexpectedly modern take on a tale of two Viking warriors abandoned on the American coast. Warning – contains a graphic answer to the question: do Vikings sh*t in the woods?
Style: serious, atmospheric, epic, stylized, offbeat
Plot: viking, human spirit, survival, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, danger, wilderness, human nature, heroic mission, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages, 11th century
Place: canada, newfoundland
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Vinland Saga (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: For a thousand years, the Vikings have made quite a name and reputation for themselves as the strongest families with a thirst for violence. Thorfinn, the son of one of the Vikings' greatest warriors, spends his boyhood in a battlefield ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: norse mythology, sea battle, viking, battles, war, danger, folk hero, vikings, vandalism, intrigue, power struggle, exploration ...
Place: scandinavia
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Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to ...
Style: serious, stylized, gloomy, rough, exciting ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, adventure, battles, wizards, vikings, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
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Vikingdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Malaysia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A warrior fleeing the violence of his past must take up the sword and risk everything to face a god of incalculable power.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, epic
Plot: vikings, viking, norse mythology, conquering, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, good versus evil, legends and myths, supernatural ability ...
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Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, dragon, monster, heroic mission, good versus evil, sin, tragic hero, magic, viking, escapades, beast ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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Norsemen (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Norsemen is an epic and humorous drama series set in the Viking Age. The residents of an 8th-century Viking village experience political rivalry, social change and innovations that upend their culture and way of life.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, epic
Plot: norse mythology, viking, swords and armor, battles, violence, survival, family relations, danger, ambition, adventurer, myth, massacre ...
Time: 8th century
Place: scandinavia, norway
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When the Raven Flies (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Iceland, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Vikings pillage Ireland, seeking silver and slaves, slaying men and women in the process. A young boy is spared when a Viking takes pity on him instead of killing him. Twenty years later the boy returns to Iceland take his revenge.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: vikings, viking, kidnapping, murder, revenge, rivalry, deadly, revolution, siblings relations, vengeance, anti war, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 9th century
Place: iceland, ireland, europe, norway, scandinavia
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Outlander (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the reign of the Vikings, a man from another world crash-lands on Earth, bringing with him an alien predator. The man must fuse his advanced technology with the weaponry of the vikings to fight the monster.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, vikings, alien encounter, viking, ancient, vengeance, norse mythology, alien invasion, uninhibited rivalry, battles, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 8th century, future
Place: norway, europe
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Vicky and the Treasure of the Gods (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When does the little Vicky finally a real Viking? This question can his father Halvar no rest. But when the terrible Sven kidnapped the chief of Flake, has to prove himself unexpectedly Vicky: As deputy chief, he leads the strong men and it gets ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: viking, adventure, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, young heroes, treasure hunt, legends and myths, heroes, family, boy, vikings ...
Time: middle ages
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Asterix and the Vikings (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Asterix and Obelix have been given a tough mission: Transform the chief's lazy nephew Justforkix into a warrior. When the Vikings abduct him and bring him back to their homeland, Asterix and Obelix must travel to Norway to rescue Justforkix.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: rescue, viking, vikings, village, adventure, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, ambition, resistance, goofy hero, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1st century b.c.
Place: france, europe
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Heavy Trip (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Finland, Norway, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Turo is stuck in a small village and the best thing in his life is being the lead vocalist for the amateur metal band Impaled Rektum. He and his bandmates have practiced for 12 years without playing a single gig. The guys get a surprise visitor from ...
Style: road movie, parody, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: heavy metal, rock, viking, grave robbing, border, festival, finnish, friendship, rock band, rock music, road trip, small town ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, norway, eastern europe, scandinavia
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The Viking Queen (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in ancient Britain, at a time when much of Europe was ruled with harsh tyranny by Rome, a tribe of Britons led by Selina, set out to defy the invaders and discard their yoke of bondage. The Roman commander, Justinian, is sent to quell the ...
Style: sexy, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: rebellion, viking, last wish, battles, soldier, military, heroes, druid, queen, fall in love, strong female presence, settlement ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history, ancient world
Place: england, europe
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The Norseman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11th-century Viking prince sails to America to find his father, who on a previous voyage had been captured by Indians.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: viking, rescue, ocean, opposites attract, heroes, adventure, confined, escapades, rivalry, danger, state affairs, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
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The Viking Sagas (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film chronicles a long-ago time when men relied not on their intellect to make points, but on their swords. A mythical warrior ('Ralf Moeller (I)') wanders the snow-capped landscapes of the North territories on an arduous quest for ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: viking, vikings, danger, heroes, master warrior, good versus evil, adventure, battles, rivalry, escapades, obsessive quest, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: middle ages
Place: iceland, europe
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The Secret of Kells (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Adventure awaits 12 year old Brendan who must fight Vikings and a serpent god to find a crystal and complete the legendary Book of Kells. In order to finish Brother Aiden's book, Brendan must overcome his deepest fears on a secret quest that ...
Style: stylized, exciting, fairy tale, serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fairy, in the woods, good versus evil, monastery, legends and myths, viking, imaginary, self discovery, heroic mission, monk, underwater scene ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: ireland, europe
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Erik the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks out between Britian and the Vikings for control of England.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, epic, stylized ...
Plot: viking, battles, betrayal, heroes, sword fight, head of state, escapades, dishonesty, danger, master warrior, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 9th century, middle ages, ancient world
Place: europe, england
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