Even though you go into Valkyrie knowing how it will end, the details of history are still plenty engaging.
Religion, mythology, and history were plundered for nouns; hence, names like Archangel, St. George, Roland, Mars, Valkyrie.
Bryan is very interested in World War II, which was a very big part of X-Men, Valkyrie, and Apt Pupil.
But even before Valkyrie was released, Cruise had been through a sort of career intervention.
But even though you go into Valkyrie knowing how it will end, the details of history are still plenty engaging.
And as they talked together the young Valkyrie saw in him a hero that one from Asgard might help.
A cloud-rack tore the void like a Valkyrie's cry made visible.
A Valkyrie comes to her and tells her that Wotan's spear is broken, and advises her to give the ring to the Rhine nymphs.
In "Valkyrie" you think she is going to be burnt up, but in "Siegfried" she is saved after all.
Mounting her horse, Grane, the Valkyrie flew over the mountain tops and disappeared.
1768, one of 12 war-maidens who escorted the brave dead to Valhalla, from Old Norse valkyrja, literally "chooser of the slain," from valr "those slain in battle" (see Valhalla) + kyrja "chooser," from ablaut root of kjosa "to choose," from Proto-Germanic *keusan, from PIE *geus- "to taste, choose" (see gusto). Old English form was Wælcyrie, but they seem not to have figured as largely in Anglo-Saxon tales as in Scandinavian. German Walküre (Wagner) is from Norse.