Valley of the Eagles (1951)
"Valley of Eagles" (original title)

Approved  |   |  Adventure, Drama  |  25 April 1952 (USA)
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A Norwegian scientist builds a device that can convert sound waves into electrical energy. However, the machine is stolen by the scientist's wife and assistant, who head across the frozen ... See full summary »



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Jack Warner ...
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Kara Niemann
Dr. Nils Ahlen
Sven Nystrom
Mary Laura Wood ...
Helga Ahlen
Naima Wifstrand ...
Baroness Erland
Norman Macowan ...
McTavis, ferry pilot (as Norman MacOwan)
Alfred Maurstad ...
Martin Boddey ...
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Ewen Solon ...
Det. Anderson
Gösta Cederlund ...
Prof. Lind
Sten Lindgren ...
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A Norwegian scientist builds a device that can convert sound waves into electrical energy. However, the machine is stolen by the scientist's wife and assistant, who head across the frozen tundra towards Russia. A police inspector and a local girl team up with the scientist to help recover the device. Written by

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25 April 1952 (USA)  »

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Valley of the Eagles  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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21 March 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A below par British action thriller. I use both words in their broadest terms as what is supposed to be a chase across the Finish mountains turns into a nature film on the lives of the Laplanders for a large length of the film.

The lead characters deliver their lines so woodenly that if you closed your eyes they could be reading out loud from a drawing room in Hampstead Heath, so any attempt at pace is lost, not that there was much of an attempt in the first place.

If anything you have to sympathise with one of the villains, on the grounds that they want to 'get away from it all'.

Only worth while if it is on TV on a wet afternoon, when it is marginally better than watching rain hitting the window.

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