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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Bruce Campbell
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Owen Morgan
Michael Craig ...
Boy Bladen
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Jean Lucas
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James MacDonald
Athene Seyler ...
Miss Abigail
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Mac
Sidney James ...
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Max
Roland Brand ...
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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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9 December 1957 (Sweden)  »

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Främling i Klippiga bergen  »

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Although set entirely in Canada, the film was mostly shot in the Dolomites mountain region of Italy. The remake of "A Farewell To Arms" was filmed in the same region at the same time, and the actors and crew-members of both films frequently relaxed together in the evenings after filming. See more »

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In defence of Brit movies
9 August 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I agree there are many good , bad or indifferent movies but the point is surely , for movie collectors / fans is the enjoyment of the film by the individual. Brit movies never cost anything like the cost of other countries movies to make so the results of this movie are pretty fair for it's production costs. It's also a very clean movie ( language wise) and the story was by a very good writer. I read the book years before I saw the film and the film lived up to the original story concepts. For me it is a great pity that such Brit movies do not receive more attention from restorers and DVD producers. ( It's one I would certainly buy for my movie collection if it were available )


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