Based on Bernard Cornwell's "The Saxon Stories" series of historical novels, this British series is set in 9th-century England. In a time when the Danes rule most of the region, Uhtred (Alexander Dreymon)-a Saxon orphan raised by the Vikings-finds his loyalties tested as Danish forces set their sights on Wessex, the only English kingdom to remain unconquered. David Dawson, Tobias Santelmann, Emily Cox, Ian Hart also star. 8 episodes on 3 discs. 8 hrs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.