The Seventh Seal

The story of a challenge to death.

Fantasy Drama
96 min     8.2     1957     Sweden


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.


Andres Gomez wrote:
Interesting and iconic movie about faith and the meaning of life. A must seen.