Rachel Reeves’s review published on Letterboxd:
More than just a visual treat, The Northman 𝘧𝘦𝘦𝘭𝘴 damp, cold, textured. It 𝘴𝘮𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘴 of smoke and mud. It 𝘵𝘢𝘴𝘵𝘦𝘴 of iron from both blood and sword. And it 𝘦𝘤𝘩𝘰𝘦𝘴 of thunder on the horizon. A sensuous feast from beginning to end.