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172 Ratings

The Vikings

Directed by Richard Fleischer
United States, 1958


Einar and Eric are two Viking half-brothers. The former is a great warrior whilst the other is an ex-slave, but neither knows the true identity of the other. When the throne of Northumbria in Britain becomes free for the taking, the two brothers compete against one another for the prize.

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The Vikings Directed by Richard Fleischer

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1958 | Winner: Best Actor (Zulueta Prize)

Directors Guild of America

1959 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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