Song of Norway (1970) - Rotten Tomatoes

Song of Norway (1970)

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This biopic chronicles the life of Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg. The film begins as the impoverished recent music conservatory graduate causes familial controversy by marrying his cousin Nina. Soon afterward, he goes alone to Rome where he is involved in an affair with wealthy ex-school chum Therese Berg.

Cast

Toralv Maurstad
as Edvard Grieg
Frank Porretta
as Rikard Nordraak
Christina Schollin
as Therese Berg
Harry Secombe
as Bjornsterne Bjornson
Elizabeth Larner
as Mrs. Bjornson
Oscar Homolka
as Engstrand
Frederick Jaeger
as Henrik Ibsen
Henry Gilbert
as Franz Liszt
Richard Wordsworth
as Hans Christian Andersen
Bernard Archard
as George Nordraak
Susan Richards
as Aunt Aline
John Barrie
as Hagerup
Wenke Foss
as Mrs. Hagerup
Carl Rigg
as Capt. Hansen
Aline Towne
as Mrs. Thoresen
Nan Munro
as Irate Woman
James Hayter
as Berg's Butler
Eivind Harum
as Freddie
Erik Chitty
as Helsted
Rosalind Speight
as Liszt's Friend
Ros Drinkwater
as Liszt's Friend
Tracey Crisp
as Receptionist
Elizabeth Lamers
as Mrs. Bjomson
Cyril Renison
as Rome Butler
Manoug Parikian
as Violinist
Richard Vernon
as 1st Councilman
Eli Lindtner
as Bjornson's Secretary
Ilse Tromm
as Girl's Mother
Roy Jones
as Dancer
Jane Kells
as Dancer
Ernest Clark
as 2nd Councilman
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Critic Reviews for Song of Norway

All Critics (3)

A rare miss from one of my favorite directors, Andrew L. Stone.

November 18, 2014 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

If you ever wondered why Florence Henderson never became a movie star, this film will answer that question.

October 12, 2007 | Rating: 0/5

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