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The Great Niagara (1974)

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Movie 24 September 1974
An embittered old man is obsessed with conquering the Niagara River and Niagara Falls. He endangers his sons' lives by forcing them to challenge the falls by going over them in a barrel.

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William Hale
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Complete credited cast:
Richard Boone ... Aaron Grant
Michael Sacks ... Lonnie Grant
Randy Quaid ... Carl Grant
Jennifer Salt ... Lois
Burt Young ... Ace Tully
Les Rubie Les Rubie ... Smitty
David Schurmann ... Young Mountie
Jack Van Evera ... Doctor
Jonathan White Jonathan White ... Driver
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An embittered old man is obsessed with conquering the Niagara River and Niagara Falls. He endangers his sons' lives by forcing them to challenge the falls by going over them in a barrel.

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Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated

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I enjoyed the movie, was there during the filming
15 March 2017 | by red-02340See all my reviews

I enjoyed the movie, thought it was an interesting plot. Was there in 1973/74 during the filming. I was 12/13 years old on vacation seeing Niagra Falls for the first time with my family. We were on the Canada side going to ride the Maid of the Mist boat toward the horseshoe falls when we saw old cars and the film crew but weren't sure what they were filming at the time other then Richard Boone was staring in it. Thought it was well produced and hope to enjoy it again.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gefahr am Niagara See more »

Filming Locations:

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

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Playboy Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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