Sign Up
netflix
hulu_plus
amazon_prime
showtime
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Poster The Seventh Seal (1957)

The Seventh Seal (1957)

    IMDB LogoIMDB Star
  8.2 /10   By 2161 Votes

overview : When disillusioned Swedish knight Antonius Block returns home from the Crusades to find his country in the grips of the Black Death, he challenges Death to a chess match for his life. Tormented by the belief that God does not exist, Block sets off on a journey, meeting up with traveling players Jof and his wife, Mia, and becoming determined to evade Death long enough to commit one redemptive act while he still lives.

Release Date : Feb 16, 1957

Runtime : 1h 36m

Genre : Fantasy  Drama  

Companies : SF Studios

Countries : Sweden

Keywords : chess, countryside, witch, blacksmith, allegory, symbolism, artist, last judgment, pest, crusade, juggler, witch burning, sense of life, dying and death, grim reaper, demon, middle ages, black death, playing chess, death personified, death incarnate, 14th century


Movie Similars

Movie Recommendations

Genre

Arrow Icon