The Vikings

The Vikings (1958)

Ending / spoiler

Kirk Douglas and Tony Curtis battle each other at the end, but Douglas hesitates to strike upon discovering that Curtis is actually his half-brother, and gets killed by Curtis. He is given a traditional Viking funeral.

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When Kirk Douglas returns in the viking ship to his home fjord, many vehicles can be seen on the road through the trees on the other side of the water. Vauxhall Vikings perhaps?

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The three Viking ships in the film were designed using blueprints for an actual Viking ship salvaged from the water and restored by a Viking museum in Norway. It turned out that the boats built for the film were too accurate, because the modern actors were taller than their historical counterparts. Every second oar hole had to be plugged so the modern men would have room to row with a full oar stroke. Otherwise, they would hit the backs of the oarsmen seated in front of them when pushing the oar handles forward to start each new stroke.

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