Are you a fan of Kaiju movies? How about Norwegian cinema? If your answer to both those questions is a resounding “YES!”, then today’s your lucky day. Netflix has added a new movie called Troll to its library and it makes for the perfect watch for the upcoming weekend, especially for fans of kaiju films and Norwegian cinema.
Troll is a fascinating new monster movie from Norway with an interesting premise. It centers on a troll that was awakened in the Norwegian mountains. The massive monster is in no mood to play nice and has decided to go on a path of destruction. Directed by Roar Uthaug, who also directed Tomb Raider and The Wave, you can currently stream Troll on Netflix.
What Is The Troll Movie On Netflix About?
Who Is In The Cast?
The film stars Norwegian actress Ine Marie Wilmann in the lead role. The supporting cast is also made up of Norwegian actors including Kim Falck, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Gard B. Eidsvold, and Anneke von der Lippe.
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What Is Kaiju?
Kaiju refers to a Japanese genre of films and tv shows that feature giant monsters. The most popular examples of Kaiju films include King Kong and Godzilla.
So to sum up, if you were interested in watching a kaiju movie, but are tired of seeing the same monsters again and again (we totally get it, there are only so many King Kong reincarnations we can watch), then Troll on Netflix might be the answer to all of your conundrums.
(main and feature image: courtesy IMDb)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Answer: You can currently watch the movie 'Troll' on Netflix. While it's in Finnish, subtitles and dubbed audio is available in various languages.
Answer: Yes. 'Troll' is a movie that belongs the Japanese genre of cinema known as kaiju. Kaiju films tend to focus on a monster as the primary character. Famous examples of other kaiju films include Godzilla and King Kong.