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Wickie und die starken Männer (2009)

The story of a young Viking boy who accompanies his father, the chief of their village, and his men on their adventures -- and often is the person who uses his wit and instincts to help the men in their times of need.

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Vicky is a viking-boy who lives with his parents Halvar and Ylva in the small village Flake. He is a typical viking boy, but rather fearful. He is also not very strong but smart. One day he sails with the grown up vikings out to the sea and to experience a great and funny adventure. Written by Cirdan

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9 September 2009 (Germany)  »

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Vic le Viking  »

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€8,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The roles of Faxe, Tjure, Snorre, Ulme, Urobe and Gorm were cast in the six-part TV show Bully sucht die starken Männer! (2008) on German network ProSieben. See more »

Crazy Credits

There are two extra scenes with "Ramon Martinez Congaz" during the end credits - one in the middle of the credits and one at the end of the movie. See more »

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Featured in Wickie und die starken Männer: Making of (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Hey, Hey Wickie
Written by Christian Bruhn & Karel Svoboda
Performed by Bläck Fööss (as De Bläck Fööß)
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Entertaining and funny rendition based on the classic series of the 70s
13 December 2010 | by See all my reviews

Amusing movie based on the successful German-Austrian cartoon series , here are correctly adapted on real images . Long ago, in a small Viking Village called Flake , a little boy named Wickie (Jonas Hammerle) lives a happy life with his parents . His daddy, Halvar (Waldemar Kobus), is the chief of the Vikings, and would have liked a son a little more valiant and less fearful . So, he and his bunch take Wickie along on their voyages to give him the experience he'll need to be an actual Viking. He usually accompanies his dad, and his warriors on their adventures and often is the young who uses his wit and instincts to help the friends in their times of need .Yet, somehow tribe's children end up trapped or hopelessly stuck somewhere and kidnapped by the nasty Sven (Gunther Kauffmann) and it's up to Wickie alone to help them out with his flashes of wit . Our friends Halvar , Snorre (Christian Koch) , Tjore , Urobe go out to rescue them on their ships , the Viking Drakkar, and Vickie aboard as stowaway.

This agreeable film contains amusing adventures , humor , emotion and is pretty entertaining . Not only did the story convey us to great and funny adventures, it also showed how to solve problems without the use of force. A likable Vickie , he is an ordinary viking boy, he is also not very strong but with his flashes of intelligence saves the day , helping the crew to resolve the numerous problems they suffer . The motion picture is well and originally directed by Michael Bully Herbig . He is an expert on parody based on known characters such as Karl May's ¨Winnitou¨ in the film titled ¨manitou's shoes (2001¨), the second feature movie he directed , became the most successful movie in Germany and Austria ever and ¨Sissi¨ in ¨Lissi and the Wild Emperor¨ and of course ¨Vickie¨ in this enjoyable film ¨ Vickie the Viking ¨ . Rating : 6,5 . Acceptable adventures film appointed for children and adolescents and ,of course, for vintage series fonds . Well worth seeing .


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