Lords of Chaos Movie Review, Cast and Plot


Lords of Chaos is a 2018 horror-thriller film that is directed by Jonas Åkerlund. The movie screenplay is co-written by Dennis Magnusson and Åkerlund. Lords of Chaos Movie stars include Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen, and Sky Ferreira. The film is based on the 1998 non-fiction book of the same name by Michael Moynihan and Didrik Søderlind.

This film follows a series of crimes that occurred in Oslo, Norway in the early 1990s surrounding the black metal bands Mayhem and Burzum. Lords of Chaos movie had its premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. The film is scheduled to be released on the 8th of February 2019 by Gunpowder and Sky.


Lords of Chaos Movie Cast

  • Rory Culkin as Euronymous
  • Emory Cohen as Varg
  • Anthony De La Torre as Hellhammer
  • Sky Ferreira as Ann-Marit
  • Jack Kilmer as Dead
  • Valter Skarsgård as Faust
  • Sam Coleman as Metalion
  • Jonathan Barnwell as Necrobutcher
  • Wilson Gonzalez Ochsenknecht as Blackthorn
  • Lucian Charles Collier as Occultus
  • Anette Martinsen as Norwegian Newscaster
  • Andrew Lavelle as Fenriz
  • James Edwin as Manheim

Lords of Chaos Movie Plot


This movie is acted according to what happens In 1987. Oslo who is 17-year-old Euronymous becomes fixated on creating “true Norwegian black metal” with his band Mayhem. Oslo mounts shocking publicity stunts to put the band’s name on the map but the lines between show and reality begin to blur. The movie will be available in all cinemas on the 8th of February 2019.

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Lords of Chaos Movie Overview

Directed byJonas Åkerlund
Produced by
  • Kwesi Dickson
  • Danny Gabai
  • Jim Czarnecki
  • Erik Gordon
  • Jack Arbuthnott
  • Ko Mori
Screenplay byDennis Magnusson
Jonas Åkerlund
Based onLords of Chaos
by Michael Moynihan and Didrik Søderlind
  • Rory Culkin
  • Emory Cohen
  • Jack Kilmer
  • Sky Ferreira
CinematographyPär M. Ekberg
Edited byRickard Krantz
Distributed byVice Films
Gunpowder and Sky
Arrow Films
Release date
  • January 23, 2018(Sundance)
  • February 8, 2019 (United States)
Running time
112 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom