Thin Ice (1937 film)
|Directed by||Sidney Lanfield|
|Written by||Attila Orbók (play)|
|Produced by||Raymond Griffith|
Robert H. Planck
|Edited by||Robert L. Simpson|
|Music by||Mack Gordon|
Sidney D. Mitchell
|Distributed by||Twentieth Century-Fox|
|Box office||$1,590,000 (domestic rentals)|
The plot follows skate instructor Lili Heiser (Henie), who works at a local luxury hotel in the Swiss Alps. She falls in love with a man who goes skiing every morning (Power). She thinks he's an everyday tourist, not knowing that he's a prince trying to escape the pressures of royal life.
The film also features Tyrone Power in the beginnings of his career.
The movie was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Dance Direction for the 'Prince Igor Suite'.
Filmink called it "Very light but fun."
- "All-time Film Rental Champs". Variety. October 15, 1990.
- Vagg, Stephen (April 24, 2020). "I saw every Sonja Henie film so you don't have to". Filmink.