Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (3)

The Island at the Top of the World

(1974)

1 1 1 1 1
| Film | USA | Colour | Adventure, Family, Fantasy | 1h 33min |
U
| Stars: David Hartman, Donald Sinden, Jacques Marin | Director: Robert Stevenson

In 1907, a rich Englishman commissions an airship to take him to a mythical arctic Shangri-La in search of his lost son

Cast

(18)
David Hartman
Prof Ivarsson
Photograph of British actor, Donald Sinden (1)
Sir Anthony Ross
Jacques Marin
Capt Brieux
Mako
Oomiak
David Gwillim
Donald Ross
Agneta Eckemyr
Freyja
Gunnar Öhlund
The Godi
Lasse Kolstad
Erik
Erik Silju
Torvald
Rolf Søder
The Lawspeaker
Torsten Wahlund
Sven
Sverre Anker Ousdal
Gunnar
Niels Hinrichsen
Sigurd
Denny Miller
Town Guard
Brendan Dillon
The Factor
James Almanzar
French Engineer
Ivor Barry
The Butler
Lee Paul
Chief of Boat Archers
+ Show full cast (8 more)

Reviews

(1)

Generally brisk and effective adventure fantasy whose trick effects are sufficiently splendid to redeem a sag in the middle and an overplus of Viking chatter that has to be laboriously translated. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

(18)
Screenshot from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (1).  London, 1907
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (17). Directed by Robert Stevenson
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (16). Produced by Winston Hibler
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (15). Screenplay by John Whedon. Based on ‘The Lost Ones’ by Ian Cameron [pen name of Donald G Payne]
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (14)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (13). Music composed and conducted by Maurice Jarre
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (12)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (11)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (10)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (9). With Brendan Dillon (The Factor), James Almanzar (French Engineer), Ivor Barry (The Butler), Lee Paul (Chief of Boat Archers)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (8). Featuring Gunnar Öhlund (The Godi), Lasse Kolstad (Erik), Erik Silju (Torvald), Rolf Søder (The Lawspeaker), Torsten Wahlund (Sven), Sverre Anker Ousdal (Gunnar), Niels Hinrichsen (Sigurd), Denny Miller (Town Guard)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (7). Co-starring David Gwillim (Donald Ross), Agneta Eckemyr (Freyja)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (6). Co-starring Jacques Marin (Capt Brieux), Mako (Oomiak)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (5). Donald Sinden (Sir Anthony Ross)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (4). Starring David Hartman (Prof Ivarsson)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (3)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (2)
Main title from The Island at the Top of the World (1974) (1)

Production

(4)
Robert Stevenson
Director
Winston Hibler
Producer
Donald G Payne [as Ian Cameron]
Writer (novel – ‘The Lost Ones’)
John Whedon
Writer (screenplay)