Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Genre : Adventure,Action,Biography
Cast : Pål Sverre V. Hagen, Anders B. Christiansen & Gustaf Skarsgård
'Kon-Tiki' is a Norwegian movie based on a real life incident known as '1947 Kon-Tiki expedition'.The film is selected as Norway's official entry for 85th Academy awards in 'Best foreign language movie' category.It was also nominated for 70th Golden Globe awards in the same category.
Movie tells the story of legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal who decides to travel 4300 Miles across the Pacific ocean on a Balsa wood raft in 1947 just to prove his theory--South Americans traveled to Polynesia in pre-colombian times to settle there--with some of his adventurous friends.
Movie might remind you of 'Life of Pi' only because this movie also contains an adventurous sea voyage.If you have read or heard the story of Kon-Tiki before you will love this movie.Movie is in Norwegian language mainly.But in some places it has English dialogues too.It is a must watch movie and if you need English subtitles for 'Kon-Tiki',just post your e-mail address on the comment section and i can mail it to you.It is one of the best foreign movie i have seen.It has some quality visual effects and it's treat to watch if you are someone who love to travel.