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Campbell's Kingdom (1957)

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Adapted from the novel of the same name by Hammond Innes. Bruce Campbell (Dirk Bogarde) inherits "Campbell's Kingdom" in the Canadian Rockies on the death of his grandfather... See full synopsis »

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Cast

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Bruce Campbell
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Owen Morgan
Michael Craig ...
Boy Bladen
Barbara Murray ...
Jean Lucas
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James MacDonald
Athene Seyler ...
Miss Abigail
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Ben Creasy
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Mac
Sidney James ...
Tim
Mary Merrall ...
Miss Ruth
George Murcell ...
Max
Roland Brand ...
Driver
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Old Man
Peter Illing ...
The Doctor
Maurice Kaufmann ...
Man at Golden Calf (as Maurice Kaufman)
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Adapted from the novel of the same name by Hammond Innes. Bruce Campbell (Dirk Bogarde) inherits "Campbell's Kingdom" in the Canadian Rockies on the death of his grandfather... See full synopsis »

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Rugged Wildcatters...Fighting the Treacherous Might of the Canadian Rockies!

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Adventure | Drama

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9 December 1957 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Främling i Klippiga bergen  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastman Color)

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1.66 : 1
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Barbara Murray was cast as the female lead at short notice after the original choice dropped out because of health problems See more »

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12 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I haven't seen this film for a long time. I saw it in the cinema in the late 50's early 60's and over the years since on TV. I think it probably still stands up due to the fact that it is in colour, it's a good clean action film with no heavy violence or strong language, and it has some familiar faces in it. Sid James of course was in Hell Drivers playing a truck driver,with Stanley Baker,who was the hero but, in this one he is the baddie, as he was in Checkpoint which also starred James Robertson Justice who was in the Doctor films with Dirk Bogarde. There are probably other connections, but this and the other films are very straight forward and untaxing to watch.


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