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‘Kon-Tiki’: How a Crazy, Unlikely Journey Became a Crazy, Unlikely Film

A world famous trip on a raft across the Pacific was turned into an Oscar nominated film during a six-nation, water-bound shoot.

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Pain & Gain,’ ‘Kon-Tiki’ and More

What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week.

Norwegian Film Secures Rights to Beatles Music

"Kon Tiki" directors Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg will helm the adaptation of Lars Saabye Christensen's bestseller "Beatles."

It’s Time for Oscar to Rethink Its Approach to Foreign-Language Films (Analysis)

The award still goes to a single country, even as the movie business becomes an increasingly multinational affair.

Berlin 2013: ‘Kon-Tiki’ Star Tobias Santelmann Joins ‘Northmen’

The Salt Company is handling worldwide sales for the Viking action tale from director Claudio Faeh.

‘Zero Dark Thirty,’ ‘Hitchcock ‘ to Screen at Gothenburg Festival

The lineup of the Swedish fest also includes "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" and a life-time achievement honor for German director Margarethe von Trotta.

SF Norge Buys Norwegian Production Group Motion Blur

The company is run by "Dead Snow" producer Espen Horn, "The Mortal Instruments" director Harald Zwart and "Kon-Tiki" helmers Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg.

‘Kon-Tiki’ to Launch Nordic Film Days

The Norwegian Oscar candidate will kick off the Scandinavian film festival on October 31.

Norway Names ‘Kon-Tiki’ Oscar Entry

The real-life adventure tale, screening at the Toronto International Film Festival, is the country's most-expensive film ever.

Kon-Tiki: Toronto Review

Norway's most expensive screen production to date is a visually striking re-creation of Thor Heyerdahl's daring trip across the Pacific on a primitive raft.

Hagen and Skarsgard Set Sail on Norwegian ‘Kon-Tiki’

True-life adventure tale is the most expensive Norwegian film ever.