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Iceland (1942)

Approved  |   |  Musical, Romance  |  5 November 1943 (Portugal)
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Marine, James Murfin, is unaware of Icelandic customs. When he flirts with Katina her Icelandic family take his actions as a proposal of marriage to Katina. Desperately wanting out, James ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Capt. James Murfin
Jack Oakie ...
Slip Riggs
Felix Bressart ...
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Sverdrup Svenssen
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Joan Merrill ...
Adele Wynn
Fritz Feld ...
Herr Tegnar
Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra ...
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Louis Adlon ...
Valtyr Olafson (as Duke Adlon)
Sammy Kaye ...
Himself - Leader of His Orchestra
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Marine, James Murfin, is unaware of Icelandic customs. When he flirts with Katina her Icelandic family take his actions as a proposal of marriage to Katina. Desperately wanting out, James gets his buddy to help him. Good Luck! Written by Kelly

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5 November 1943 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

Bodas no Gelo  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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Jalousie
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Music by Jacob Gade
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US Marines in Iceland
10 May 2014 | by (reno nevada USA) – See all my reviews

The reason US Marines went to Iceland prior to Pearl Harbor was part of a deal to relieve English troops so they could fight in North Africa and other locations. Denmark, the country actually responsible for Iceland allowed this to happen . It was not part of any conspiracy.

Contrary to many of the reviews, this is a fine, entertaining movie. I like this movie better than "Sun Valley Serenade". Anyone interested in Sonja Henie films will find this delightful.

The cast is actually quite good. Sterling Holloway is quite amusing. Jack Oakie is laugh out loud. The stars are very attractive.

And you can swing and sway with Sammy Kay.


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