Colonel Parker is not depicted as quite as diabolical in Elvis in Vegas as he is in director Baz Luhrmann’s film Elvis.
Pointing to his chest, Howard Hughes simply responds, “Fastest man on the planet.”
It was a valid choice that the Northman should have such an otherworldly quality. Otherwise, we could not really conceive of the world of the Vikings. Most of the action is set in 914 AD; as such, the film portrays paganism in its purest and most virile form. It is in this world where we…