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Story

A Knight and his squire are home from the crusades. Black Death is sweeping their country. As they approach home, Death appears to the knight and tells him it is his time. The knight challenges Death to a chess game for his life. The Knight and Death play as the cultural turmoil envelopes the people around them as they try, in different ways, to deal with the upheaval the plague has caused.

DVD Features

  • Black & White
  • Special Edition
  • Subtitled
  • NTSC

Cast

Gunnar BjornstrandJöns, squire
Bengt EkerotDeath
Nils PoppeJof / Joseph
Max von SydowAntonius Block
Bibi AnderssonMia / Mary - Jof's wife
Inga GillLisa, blacksmith's wife
Maud HanssonWitch
Inga LandgréKarin, Block's Wife
Gunnel LindblomGirl
Bertil AnderbergRaval
Anders EkThe Monk
Åke FridellBlacksmith Plog
Gunnar OlssonAlbertus Pictor, Church Painter
Erik StrandmarkJonas Skat

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  • Genre: Drama Movies
  • Theme(s): Fantasy
  • Director: Ingmar Bergman
  • Producer: Svensk Filmindustri
  • Length: 96 min
  • Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
  • Theatrical Release
    North AmericaOct 13, 1958
    EuropeFeb 16, 1957
    JapanNov 9, 1963
    AustraliaMay 14, 1962
  • Ratings
    North AmericaPG
    EuropePG
    AustraliaPG
  • Blu-ray Release
    North AmericaJun 16, 2009
  • DVD Release
    North AmericaJan 26, 1999
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