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Back from Eternity (1956)

Approved | | Drama | 19 February 1957 (West Germany)
A South American plane loaded with an assortment of characters crash lands in a remote jungle area in the middle of a storm. The passengers then discover they are in an area inhabited by ... See full summary »

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A South American plane loaded with an assortment of characters crash lands in a remote jungle area in the middle of a storm. The passengers then discover they are in an area inhabited by vicious cannibals and must escape before they are found. Written by Col Needham <col@imdb.com>

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30 MINUTES TO LIVE - Head-hunter Drums grew louder in the jungle and a condemned criminal held 9 lives in his hands. See more »

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Zurück aus der Ewigkeit  »

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Barbara Eden's movie debut. See more »

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Lighting and camera crew are reflected in car windows as car drives away from airport. See more »

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Referenced in The James Dean Story (1957) See more »

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Boarding on runway number 5. Belly land in the jungle.
12 June 2002 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

Director John Farrow re-makes FIVE CAME BACK(1939), which he also directed. The crew and passengers of a crippled plane try to survive in a South American jungle. Pretty bland, but worth watching due to the acting of Rod Steiger. Destined to face a firing squad, Steiger's character is pivotal to the films anxious finale. Other cast members of note are: Robert Ryan, Gene Barry, Phyllis Kirk, Anita Ekberg and a young Jon Provost. If you are like me and enjoy watching the old black & white movies...this really isn't so bad.


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