MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 14,359 this week

Serengeti (1959)
"Serengeti darf nicht sterben" (original title)

8.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 286 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 883 titles
created 28 Jul 2011
 
a list of 71 titles
created 27 Dec 2011
 
a list of 3752 titles
created 31 Jul 2012
 
a list of 119 titles
created 14 Aug 2013
 
a list of 21 titles
created 09 Feb 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Serengeti" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Serengeti (1959)

Serengeti (1959) on IMDb 8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Serengeti.

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Serengeti (2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Reinhard Radke
Stars: Hardy Krüger Jr.
Drama | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Married French lawyer Andre defends succesfully the case of Yvette, who committed a robbery. He falls in love with her, but she isn't true to him.

Director: Claude Autant-Lara
Stars: Jean Gabin, Brigitte Bardot, Edwige Feuillère
Kon-Tiki (1950)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A documentary about the Kon-Tiki expedition of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl.

Director: Thor Heyerdahl
Stars: Thor Heyerdahl, Herman Watzinger, Erik Hesselberg
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A scientist explains how the savagery and efficiency of the insect world could result in their taking over the world.

Directors: Walon Green, Ed Spiegel
Stars: Lawrence Pressman, Conlan Carter, Ian McShane
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An independent-thinking doctor in a rural community with his own ideas of how medicine should be practiced begins to find himself ostracized from the community after one of his patients commits suicide.

Director: Fons Rademakers
Stars: Max Croiset, Mary Dresselhuys, Bernard Droog
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A terminally ill woman and a debonair murderer facing execution meet and fall in love on a trans-Pacific crossing, each without knowing the other's secret.

Director: Tay Garnett
Stars: William Powell, Kay Francis, Frank McHugh
Documentary | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The director, a French veteran of the Indochina war (La 317e Section), returned to follow a platoon of American soldiers for six weeks at the height of fighting in Vietnam in 1966. The ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Schoendoerffer
Grzimek (TV Movie 2015)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Follows the life and work of the renowned German zoologist, zoo director and book author Bernhard Grzimek.

Director: Roland Suso Richter
Stars: Barbara Auer, Mojo Camara, Amanda Da Gloria
Genocide (1982)
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A chilling, heartbreaking testament to the strength and suffering of the Jewish people and the courage and heroism of those who came to their aid. With beautiful narration by Orson Welles ... See full summary »

Director: Arnold Schwartzman
Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Orson Welles, Simon Wiesenthal
Smile Pinki (2008)
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Pinki is a five-year-old girl from a village in the Mirzapur District, India, born into a desperately poor family, and with a cleft lip. Pinki never realized that this condition required ... See full summary »

Director: Megan Mylan
Stars: Anti Chauhan, Ghutaru Chauhan, Virendra Kumar Das
Käthe Kruse (TV Movie 2015)
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

As the illegitimate daughter of a seamstress Young Catherine Simon has no rosy future prospects. But in the single-minded woman slumber unsuspected talents. At 17, she made her debut with ... See full summary »

Director: Franziska Buch
Stars: Rainer Bock, Wilfried Hochholdinger, Franz Dinda
The Great War (1959)
Comedy | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The Italian Army fought against the Austrians during World War I.

Director: Mario Monicelli
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Vittorio Gassman, Silvana Mangano
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Bernhard Grzimek ...
Voice / Himself
Holger Hagen ...
Voice
Hermann Rockmann ...
Narrator (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

africa | wildlife | See All (2) »

Taglines:

Brutal Africa in the Raw! See more »

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 October 1960 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Serengeti  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Cinematographer Michael Grzimek died on location. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Lukas: Schatten der Vergangenheit (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
BEAUTIFUL SHOT DOCUMENTARY
2 May 1999 | by (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Not as exiting as "Keine Platz für wilde Tieren", but beautiful shot documentary that is a bit too loosely structured. Simple but clear trick devices explain where we are and what is investigated; no need for complicated CAD here. What very well comes across is that the makers' first interest was Serengeti and their second the documentary. How many animals are living in Serengeti now?


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Serengeti (1959) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?