The Brothers Lionheart

The Brothers Lionheart

9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. Jonathan dies soon after in a house fire and Skorpan also passes away not long after. They meet in Nangijala, a country divided into the Cherry Blossom Valley and the Briar-Bush Valley. The people in the later are oppressed by the black knight Tengil and his dragon Katla. The two brothers, who now call themselves Jonathan and Karl Lion Heart, decide to help the freedom fighters against the oppression.

Genres: Adventure Fantasy Family

Stars: Staffan Götestam  Lars Söderdahl  Allan Edwall  Gunn Wållgren  Folke Hjort  Per Oscarsson  Tommy Johnson  Georg Årlin  Michael Cornelison  Brinke Stevens  Rachel Lemieux  David Niven  Vera-Ellen  Cesar Romero  Gordon Jackson 

Directing: Olle Hellbom  Max Allan Collins  H. Bruce Humberstone  John H. Collins  Eric Jacobus  Chelsea Steffensen  Gianni Martucci 

Country: SE

Runtime: 102 min.

Quality: HD

Release Date: 1977-09-23

IMDB: 6.8/10