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A day of high-spirited fun takes a turn into darkness as a game becomes all too real in this comedy drama from Canada. Erik (Ricky Mabe) and his girlfriend, Lyn (Tiio Horn), are both interested in Live Action Role Playing games, in which teams of players assume the guise of particular characters and act out mock battles as part of a fantasy scenario. However, Lyn begins developing a stronger interest in the game than Erik, and runs off for a weekend of play without bringing him along. Depressed, Erik and his brother Bjorn (Mark A. Krupa) set out to catch up with her as their friends impersonate a horde of Viking warriors. Bjorn brings along his "Hammer of Thor" as well as Murtagh (Trevor Hayes), who takes his role as a shaman more than a bit seriously. As the day wears on, Erik's frustration is reflected in his mates, and what began as an afternoon of fantasy and adventure turns into a battle where the blood and wrath are very real. The Wild Hunt was the first feature film from writer and director Alexandre Franchi, who co-wrote the screenplay with actor and writer Mark A. Krupa, who plays Bjorn. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:September 17, 2010

Crew

Alexandre Franchi
Director
Alexandre Franchi
Producer
Karen Murphy
Producer
Alexandre Franchi
Screenwriter
Gabriel Scotti
Composer (Music Score)
Stephen Philipson
Editor
Arthur Tarnowski
Editor
Karen Murphy
Executive Producer
Josee Vallee
Executive Producer
Pierre Even
Executive Producer
Richard Speer
Executive Producer
Nadia Rona
Casting
Elite Casting
Casting
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