A black comedy set in 1979, about a soldier mistakenly posted to an Arctic military base.

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Cast

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Sgt. Irene Teal
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Col. Woolwrap
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Lavone
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Petri (as Hilmir Snær Gudnason)
Harry Standjofski ...
Chaplain Brank
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Slim
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Genteen (as Donny Falsetti)
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Vord
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Philly
Mariah Inger ...
May
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Chef
Einar Sigurðsson ...
Inuit (as Einar Sigurdsson)
Nelson Balderrama ...
Pissing Inuit
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A black comedy set in 1979, about a soldier mistakenly posted to an Arctic military base.

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Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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14 October 2005 (UK)  »

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In the first newspaper article viewed on screen, "Make the Most of It in Qangattarsa", Col. Woolwrap's duty history includes "Chorea", rather than Korea. See more »

Connections

Features Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) See more »

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A Fifth of Beethoven
Written by Walter Murphy
Performed by Crispin Taylor and Toby Baker
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What the Eff?
7 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I kept expecting a pay-off in this film; it never happened. It never really made any sense. It reminded me of a really bad X-files episode. Even Alien3 was more engaging than this.

However, Natasha McElhorne is hot (as usual) and her femininity is the only thing worth watching in this film. Even Michael Ironside - such a magnetic actor - is underutilized in this film. Otherwise, everyone else seems like they were hung over the day after a frat party with a great deal of drinking.

Sadly, this is not a good movie even though it seems like it ... just ... might ... make it, but doesn't. Maybe it should be redone with different actors and a much different director.


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