Hammer of the Gods Poster

Release Date: July 5th, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 10th, 2013

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
A Viking (Charlie Bewley) departs to find his estranged brother in the hope that the older man can help defend their clan against an approaching enemy horde.

Cast: Charlie Bewley, Elliot Cowan, Clive Standen, Michael Jibson, Guy Flanagan, Ivan Kaye, Alexandra Dowling, Finlay Robertson

Director: Farren Blackburn

Genres: Historical drama, Action

Production Co: Vertigo Films

Distributors: Magnet Releasing

Keywords: Quest, Son, Emotional, Growing up

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  • Bewley is persuasive as the boy who would be king, while Michael Jibson stands out among the support as a foulmouthed berserker, along with Cosmo, who brings a touch of class without ever having to get up from his bed. show more

  • A bloody-knuckled fightfest, back-dropped by the beautiful Welsh countryside, this defies its budget to bring a little epic to Viking Britain. show more

  • An unbearably stupid exercise in gore that deserves to die the same cruel, soulless death that nearly every character does at some point in the film. show more

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