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Beautiful People (1974)
"Animals Are Beautiful People" (original title)

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Hilarious documentary on the wildlife of the Namib Desert.

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Hilarious documentary on the wildlife of the Namib Desert.

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African locations in the South and South-West of Africa included the Namib Desert, Rhodesia, the Kalahari Desert, Botswana, the Okavango River, and the Okavango Delta. See more »

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The best documentary I've ever seen
23 September 2001 | by (South Africa) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie so much that I watched it at least 5 times at the very time when it was released. I've just seen it again after 27 years and I am still in love with it. Seeing that, my friend Sandy promised to buy me a copy for Christmas. Guess how many more times I am going to watch it?! I greatly recommend this movie to all people of all ages.


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