On 9 April 1940, German soldiers arrive in the city of Oslo. The King of Norway faces a choice that will change his country forever. The King's Choice is a story about the three most dramatic days in Norway's history, the royal family's escape and King Haakon's difficult choice after Nazi Germany's invasion of Norway.

  1. Erik Poppe


  2. Jan Trygve Røyneland


  3. Harald Rosenløw-Eeg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jesper Christensen

    Jesper Christensen

    King Haakon VII of Norway

  2. Anders Baasmo Christiansen

    Anders Baasmo Christiansen

    Crown Prince Olav of Norway

  3. Karl Markovics

    Karl Markovics

    Curt Bräuer

  4. Tuva Novotny

    Tuva Novotny

    Crown Princess Märtha of Norway

  5. Juliane Köhler

    Juliane Köhler

    Diana Müller

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The King's Choice
The King's Choice



Original Title Kongens nei

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 10, 2017


Original Language Norwegian

Runtime 2h 13m

Budget $7,500,000.00

Revenue $9,100,000.00



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