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To Walk with Lions (1999)

George Adamson fights to save Kenya's wildlife. Together with his young assistant Tony Fitzjohn, he battles to keep the animals on his game reserve, and "Kora", from dangerous poachers.

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George Adamson
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Tony Fitzjohn
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Lucy Jackson
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Terence Adamson
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Maxwell
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Joy Adamson
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Victoria Anrecelli
Guy Williams ...
John Bell
David Mulwa ...
Hamsi (as David Kakuta Mulwa)
Grace Levi ...
Jenna
Fred Opondo ...
David M'Boya (as Frederic Opondo)
Tonny Ernest Njuguna ...
Vussif (as Tonny Njuguna)
Douglas O. Ayayo ...
James Ngetha
Raymond Ofula ...
Chief Haji Abu Jibril
Edward Kwach ...
Doctor
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George Adamson fights to save Kenya's wildlife. Together with his young assistant Tony Fitzjohn, he battles to keep the animals on his game reserve, and "Kora", from dangerous poachers.

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Rated PG-13 for violence and brief sensuality | See all certifications »

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12 April 2001 (New Zealand)  »

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Caminando con leones  »

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Harris is brilliant as George Adamson committed to reintroducing his lions to the wild and defying authority against great odds.
5 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

Richard Harris gives a brilliant performance as George Adamson, the leader of an African Lion Preserve. Battling poachers and the threat of losing his land, Adamson maintains his mystical relationship with his Lions in his efforts to retrain these orphans to survive in the wild. There is no doubt that Harris is the much older Adamson, the teacher and student of these magnificent animals.

The acting is great. The storyline follows all too familiar relationships between the men and women and are quite predictable. Despite that I highly recommend this film.


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