Sonja Henie
Queen of the Ice

Norwegian Broadcasting Corp. 1994 - NEW
Long before Peggy Fleming and Dorothy Hamill, there was Sonja Henie... perhaps the greatest female figure skater of all time. The Norwegian Henie won her first world championship at age 15 and that was only the beginning. Here's the first documentary that tells the full story of her fairy-tale career, which included 10 world championships, 3 Olympic gold medals and Hollywood stardom. You'll go back to beginning of her career at the Winter Olympics in Chamonix, where she first competed at age eleven. Watch her win her first Olympic figure skating gold in St. Moritz in 1928 at just 16. See her turn professional at age 24 and become a film sensation in the movies. Enjoy highlights of her famed "Hollywood Ice Revue" that toured the U.S. Combining incredible talent with irresistible charm, Sonja Henie won the hearts of legions of fans with her exploits on the skating rink and silver screen. Narrated by Academy Award winning film star Cliff Robertson. Item #: EV-005. Price: $14.95

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