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Green Ice (1981)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Romance  |  May 1981 (UK)
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A down on his luck engineer gets involved in an adventure with a mysterious woman and an emerald magnate.

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Joseph Wiley
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Holbrook
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Meno Argenti
Domingo Ambriz ...
Miguel
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Claude
Philip Stone ...
Jochim Kellerman
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Jaap
Enrique Lucero ...
Lucho the Coffee Grower
Manuel Ojeda ...
Lt. Costas
Tara Fellner ...
Kerry, Holbrook's Sister
Sandra Kerns ...
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Enrique Novi ...
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Miguel Ángel Fuentes ...
Herado, Argenti's Bodyguard
Delroy White ...
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A down on his luck engineer gets involved in an adventure with a mysterious woman and an emerald magnate.

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He wanted adventure...She craved revenge...Emeralds held the answer.

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Adventure | Romance

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May 1981 (UK)  »

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Das Condor-Komplott  »

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The film's soundtrack, composed by Bill Wyman, features his hit song "Si Si Je Suis Un Rock Star" as well as two songs sung by Maria Muldaur, "Tenderness" and "Floating", the latter of which is heard entirely during the film's night-time jewel-heist hot-air balloon voyage. See more »

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Before 'Romancing The Stone' there was 'Green Ice'
9 February 2006 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

In the Early Eighties ,There was 'Green Ice' which is a surprisingly enjoyable caper that's packed with action - Adventure,and romance, (Ryan O'Neal, plays Joe Wiley a recently divorced Electronics expert, who leaves New York, for the exotic plains of south America, where he meets the beautiful society heiress, Lillain Holbrook,(Ann Archer,

Whilst in the exotic resort of Las Hadas, O'Neal inadvertently becomes involved with Emerald Smuggling, Archer is searching for her peace activist sister, who who is brutally slain in the chilling opening sequence. Omar Sharif,plays Archer's potential but somewhat he sinister Suitor, Meno Argenti, a kingpin banished from the diamond concession but is a big player in the emerald, business,

There is a fantastic sequence, which see's O'Neal and his associate played by the ever brilliant, John Larroquette,travel in a convoy of Custom hot air balloon's to rob Sharif's emeralds,Which are housed in his Voice activated vault, Atop a glistening skyscraper,

Their is excellent Cinematography, throughout this picture particularly the aerial, shots, James Bond credits designer Maurice Binder designs the opening titles which are excellent, Former Rolling Stone Bill Wyman, infuses the film with his brilliant Synth electronic score, Like The Green Emerald's in the film Green Ice Sparkles with excellence


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