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Island at the Top of the World, The

Sinden does Disney, as the irksome Sir Anthony Ross, after his estranged whaling son in a French-built pointy airship, but discovering a bloodthirsty tribe of lost Vikings instead. Decent model work is offset by dreary performances (except Sinden, who plays, as ever, Sinden) a killer whale attack on loan from Brighton Marineworld, lashings of historical education tidbits crowbarred into the script, and, to put the old Disney treacle tin lid on it, a loveable poodle.

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