|Bear Island 1979 PG, 118 min.|
Director: Don Sharp
Cast: Donald Sutherland, Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Widmark, Christopher Lee, Lloyd Bridges, Barbara Parkins, Lawrence Dane, Patricia Collins, Michael J. Reynolds, Nicholas Cortland, August Schellenberg, Candace O'Connor, Joseph Golland, Bruce Greenwood, Richard Wren
This film adaptation of Alistair MacLean's excellent novel tells the story of the search for gold on a barren Arctic Island and ensuing murders from cold-blooded greed. Frank Lansing (Donald Sutherland) and Heddi Lindquist (Vanessa Redgrave) set out to investigate.
|The Trap 1966 N/R, 108 min.|
Genre: Drama / Adventure / Romance
Director: Sidney Hayers
Cast: Rita Tushingham, Rex Sevenoaks, Oliver Reed, Barbara Chilcott, Linda Goranson, Blain Fairman, Joseph Golland, Jon Granik, Merv Campone, Reg McReynolds, Walter Marsh
Jean La Bete (Oliver Reed) is a French-Canadian fur trapper who has spent three years in the wilderness when he comes back to town to claim a wife in the annual "wife auction." Jean arrives too late for the auction and, instead, takes orphaned, mute housekeeper Eve (Rita Tushingham) for his wife. Problems ensue, but, by story's end, Jean and Eve discover that they really do love each other.
|1. Bear Island (1979)|
2. The Trap (1966)
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