Rent Pelle the Conqueror on DVD

Pelle the Conqueror

1987 Rated PG-13 2hr 30m

Drunken and defiant laborer Lasse Karlsson and his young son, Pelle, migrate from Sweden to Denmark in search of farm work. They find it -- along with much more than they bargained for -- on the Kongstrup farm.

Rent DVDs for only $4.99 a month.

More like Pelle the Conqueror

Babette's Feast A Somewhat Gentle Man In a Better World My Life as a Dog Breaking the Waves The Remains of the Day Postcards from the Edge Antonia's Line Ragnarok The Hunt

Movie Details

1990 BAFTA®
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
1989 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film
1989 Academy Award®
  • Best Foreign Language Film
Parents strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.66:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Danish: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer.