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Vikings: Season 5 (2017-2018)





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Air date: Nov 29, 2017
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Season five begins with Ivar the Boneless asserting his leadership over the Great Heathen Army, while Lagertha reigns as Queen of Kattegat. Ivar's murder of his brother Sigurd sets the stage for vicious battles to come as Ragnar's sons plot their next moves after avenging their father's death. Bjorn follows his destiny into the Mediterranean Sea and Floki who is suffering from the loss of his wife Helga, takes to the seas submitting himself to the will of the Gods. This season is full of … More

Genre: Drama
Network: History
Premiere Date: Nov 29, 2017
Executive Producers: , , , , , ,


Travis Fimmel
as Ragnar Lothbrok
George Blagden
as Athelstan
Linus Roache
as King Ecbert
Marco Ilsø
as Hvitserk
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All Critics (9) | Top Critics (3)

While it may lack the budget or the big names of that show, Vikings nonetheless still engages, entertains and enthralls, thanks to a winning cast, grounded-in-history plotlines and bloody battles and sexy moments that push the boundaries.

December 1, 2017 | Full Review…
TV Equals

In a distant land where mountains chug inky blackness into the sky and waves crash on infinite beaches, Floki finds what he believes to be his destiny.

November 30, 2017 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

Michael Hirst's decision to balance the psychological intrigue of Lagertha and Floki's situations with the actions of Ivar and his Christian foes gets the story off to a magnificent start.

November 30, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…
Den of Geek

In a two-part premiere entertainingly packed with incident and undeniably affecting moments, the pieces all have enough luster to at least give hope that they will fit together in a new, compelling shape.

November 30, 2017 | Rating: B | Full Review…
AV Club
Top Critic

Vikings season 5 may feel like the show is starting over but it does so confidently, and without erasing the past.

November 30, 2017 | Full Review…

No matter how many seasons this show has been on, the fight scenes continue to impress.

November 30, 2017 | Rating: 4.8/5 | Full Review…
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