Kongen av Bastøy (2010)
This Action Drama movie was directed by and released on 17 December 2010. Kongen av Bastøy (2010): starring
. This movie scored 7.5/10 by 10,735 votes.
Kongen av Bastøy Movie Storyline:
Based on a true story: Norwegian winter, early 20th century. On the island Bastoy, located in the Oslo fjord live a group of delinquent, young boys aged 11 to 18. The boys daily, sadistic regime is run by the guards and the principal who bestow both mental and physical abuse on them. Instead of the boys being straightened out with education they end up being used as cheap, manual labor. The boys attempt to survive by adapting to their inhumane conditions. One day a new boy, Erling (17), arrives with his own agenda; how to escape from the island. How far is he willing to go in order to get his freedom?