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The Lion(1962)

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Brief Synopsis

A man visits his daughter on an African wildlife reserve to make sure she's not growing up too wild.

Cast & Crew

Jack Cardiff Director
William Holden Robert Hayward
Trevor Howard John Bullitt
Capucine Christine
Zamba King, a lion
Ted Scaife Director of Photography
Jack Atchelor Camera Operator
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 21 Dec 1962
Release Date:  1962 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century--Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century--Fox Productions
Duration(mins):  96 Country:  United Kingdom
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Where's PETA When You Need Them

    Joella Lyndon 2019-01-28

    William Holden seemed to be anesthetized. Cappuccino or breve or demitasse or whatever her name is needed to go back to selling Dior on the cover of Vogue... MORE>

  • RMT 2018-12-11

    During the "tour" of the reserve, Bullitt used shockingly bad judgment in putting everyone at risk, including the animals, while showing off in... MORE>

  • The Lion

    Kraemer 2014-09-03

    It stinks. One of Holden's few bombs. Done,I think, because of Holden's love of Africa and he owned the land it was filmed on. Capucine is... MORE>