Ski Patrol (1940 film)

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Ski Patrol
Directed by Lew Landers
Produced by Ben Pivar, Warren Douglas
Written by Paul Huston
Music by Frank Skinner (uncredited)
Cinematography Milton R. Krasner
Edited by Edward Curtiss
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • May 10, 1940 (1940-05-10)
Running time
64 min.
Country United States
Language English

Ski Patrol is a 1940 American war film directed by Lew Landers, produced by Ben Pivar and Warren Douglas and released by Universal Pictures.

Two rival skiers competing in the 1936 Olympics, one Russian and one Finn, are pitted against each other just a few years later, as the Russians attack the Finnish border in the Winter War, and the Finnish heroes defend a snow-laden mountain pass. The plot takes great historical liberties in its storyline.[citation needed]


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