Release: Dec 11, 2017 - Author: Tony Montana - Translator: Tony Montana - external link: IMDB - more from this series
Compared are the TV Version and the Extended Version.
7 differences, among them
- 2 additional scenes (incl. 1 recut)
- 1 scene with alternate footage
- 1 scene with alternate additional footage
- 1 additional scene in the TV Version (= recut)
- Length difference: 31.6 sec (plus recap & end credits)
After the History Channel stopped producing real history documentaries and started focussing on pseudo-scientific studies (UFOs and such) as well as pseudo documentaries (Pawn Stars) which they are very successful with by the way, they also tried out actual TV shows. The drama series Vikings is one of them. In March 2016, season 5 was green-lit.
With season, the number of each has risen. While previous seasons had 10 episodes resp. season 1 had only 9 episodes, season 4 consists of 20 episodes. But the season had been split up: The episodes 1-10 aired from Febraury 2016 till April 2016 and the final 10 episodes aired from November 2016 till Febraury 2017. Similar to the previous seasons, season 4 was censored in the US.
Time index refers to the Extended Version
Recap only in the TV Version. The Extended Version only contains a small black screen.
TV Version 44.1 sec longer
Ecbert and Judith discuss Aethelwulf a little longer.
The TV Version shows Judith first - then Ecbert and Judith. The Extended Version starts with Ecbert and Judith, followed by Judith finally Ecbert and Judith one more time.
TV Version 1.4 sec longer
Alternate Footage / Additional Scene
Alternate footage of Ecbert's conversation with Aethelwulf. Moreover, their conversation is longer in the Extended Version: Ecbert asks Aethelwulf for foregiveness one more time. He was a bad father but he loves him more than anything.
With Aethelwulf on his way to his horse, the versions are back in sync.
Additional Scene / Recut
Additional shots in the Extended Version.
Additional Scene TV Version / Recut
Now the very same shots in the TV Version. (no screenshots)
TV Version 20.6 sec lšnger
End credits only in the Extended Version.
60 sec resp. 1 min