Silence of the North
Silence of the North ★★ ½ 1981 (PG)
A widow (Burstyn) with three children struggles to survive under rugged pioneer conditions on the Canadian frontier. The scenery is, not surprisingly, stunning. Based on a true but generic story. 94m/C VHS . CA Ellen Burstyn, Tom Skerritt; D: Allan Winton King; M: Michael Conway Baker.