R | | Comedy, Drama
In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent.
The necklace that Viggo Mortensens character wears throughtout the movie is the Norse God Thors Hammer. Thor was known for his mighty hammer that possessed many abilities. Archeological studies have found many Thor's hammer pendants in graves from around 9th-11th century in parts of Scandinavia and British Isles dating to the time of Viking raids and colonization. Some scholars believe that believers of the Norse gods began to wear the pendent as a display of faith to combat the Christian cross pendants worn by Priests who were trying to convert the pagan populations to Christianity.
Today, the boy is dead. And in his place... is a man.
During the funeral scene, Dave and Harper (Steve Zahn and Kathryn Hahn) sit next to each other, and in between shots Dave's hand jumps from being behind Harper to holding her shoulder.
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