Asterix and the Vikings
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Asterix and the Vikings
As the eighth animated Asterix feature in thirteen years, the Stefan Fjeldmark and Jesper Møller-directed Asterix and the Vikings opens in Ancient Europe, at the Vikings' mountain fortress. Timandahaf, the chief of the Vikings, hears the age-old maxim "Fear lends one wings," and interprets it literally - believing that the most craven person in the world can actually teach him to fly. As Timandahaf, his counselor Cryptograf, and Cryptograf's son Olaf set forth to locate this person (christened 'The Champion of Fear,') the action shifts to the territory of Gaul. In… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Enjoyably peppy if not particularly memorable."
‑ Lisa Nesselson, Variety
"[T]he inclusion of disco music and gadgetry such as SMS messaging does not sit well with the series' old-fashioned tone; they seem designed to camouflage its true nature, rather than update it."
‑ Boyd van Hoeij, european-films.net
"Paul Giamatti is perfectly cast as Asterix ... and the film delivers as much Roman-bashing, boar-chasing and pirate-sinking as you could possibly hope for from an Asterix film."
‑ Matthew Turner, ViewLondon
"Na maior parte do tempo, consegue recriar o humor cínico, crítico e repleto de anacronismos de Uderzo e Goscinny. Mas atenção: a dublagem em português é tão ruim que consegue anular tudo isso; portanto, assista à versão norte-americana ou, melhor ainda, à"
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
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