Erik the Viking
Erik the Viking
Directed By Terry Jones
Written By Terry Jones
Cast Tim Robbins, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Eartha Kitt
Produced By John C. Goldstone
Film Editing By George Akers
Cinematography By Ian Wilson
Music By Neil Innes

Prominent Features, Svensk Filmindustri


United Kingdom, Sweden



Release Date

September 1, 1989


107 Minutes

Rating PG-13
Distributed By

Orion Pictures, UIP



  • Tim Robbins as Erik
  • Mickey Rooney as Erik's Grandfather
  • Eartha Kitt as Freya
  • Terry Jones as King Arnulf
  • Imogen Stubbs as Princess Aud
  • John Cleese as Halfdan the Black
  • Antony Sher as Loki
  • Gary Cady as Keitel Blacksmith
  • Charles McKeown as Sven's Dad
  • Tim McInnerny as Sven the Berserk
  • John Gordon Sinclair as Ivar the Boneless
  • Richard Ridings as Thorfinn Skullsplitter
  • Freddie Jones as Harald the Missionary
  • Samantha Bond as Helga
  • Jim Broadbent as Ernest the Viking
  • Jim Carter as Jennifer the Viking
  • Tilly Vosburgh as Unn-the-Thrown-At
  • Jay Simpson as Leif the Lucky
  • John Scott Martin as Ingemund the Old
  • Sian Thomas as Thorhild the Sarcastic
  • Sarah Crowden as Grimhild Housewife
  • Bernard Padden as Mordfiddle the Cook
  • Bernard Latham as Ulf the Unmemorable
  • Angela Connolly as Thorkatla the Indiscreet
  • Andrew MacLachlan as Ornulf
  • Tim Killick as Bjarni
  • Graham McTavish as Thangbrand
  • Cyril Shaps as Gisli the Chiseller
  • Simon Evans as Odin
  • Matthew Baker as Thor