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Air Date: March 3rd, 2013

Network: History Channel

Series Summary
The adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Adventure, Historical drama

Episodes

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  • The good news is Vikings improves with each episode, slowly building its fascinating characters and discovering its ultimately absorbing tale. Show More

  • While the storytelling is generally riveting, Hirst and his team occasionally drop a few stinkers in the dialogue. The exceptional cast—which also includes Katheryn Winnick as Ragner's wife, Lagertha—is able to rise above those bombs. It's their distinctive portrayals that, for me, bring this Dark Ages tale to life. Show More

  • Here is a series for an American audience that grants us the intelligence to be able to read subtitles, which are deployed to help convey the tart flavor of the various tongues spoken in the show. Combine this with the show’s frequently lovely visuals, and Vikings remains the kind of burly soap opera that appeals to an ever-wider audience. Show More

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