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Silence of the North (1981)

 -  Drama  -  23 October 1981 (USA)
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Olive Frederickson
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Walter Reamer
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John Frederickson
Jennifer McKinney ...
Little Olive Reamer
Donna Dobrijevic ...
Vala Reamer
Jeff Banks ...
Lewis Reamer
Colin Fox ...
Arthur Herriot
David Fox ...
Lea Goodwin
Richard W. Farrell ...
John Goodwin
Larry Reynolds ...
Auctioneer
Frank C. Turner ...
Young Man
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Trapper
Janet Amos
Albert Angus
Ken Babb
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One woman's true story of love and courage can give all people hope

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23 October 1981 (USA)  »

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CAD 8,400,000 (estimated)
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A heart-warming story the whole family can enjoy.
29 June 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this heartwarming true story about Olive Frederickson. I was very impressed with the strength and independence of the main character, Olive, as shown in Ellen Burstyn's portrayal of her. Equally impressive is Gordon Pinsent's ability to capture the simplicity and good nature of John Frederickson. This is truly a story the entire family can enjoy.


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