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To Walk with Lions (1999)

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

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Lucy Jackson
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Terence Adamson
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Maxwell
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Victoria Anrecelli
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John Bell
David Mulwa ...
Hamsi (as David Kakuta Mulwa)
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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 ...
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George Adamson fights to save Kenya's wildlife. Together with his young assistant Tony Fitzjohn, Adamson battles to keep the animals on his game reserve "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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Follows Born Free (1966) See more »

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A superb film!
21 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

This film is very true to actual happenings toward the end of George's life. He was a remarkable man and this movie is very well done indeed. It is funny, sad, heart wrenching and just a wonderful film to watch. I I know I am going to have to watch the story of Elsa If I can find it. I have read the bon free series as well as the biography of George by Gareth Patterson (who somehow was left out of this story including the 3 new cubs that George received just before his murder).

The film also shows the true situation in Africa of the cruel slaughter of animals and the systematic corruption that plagues the governments.

A truly inspiring movie, everyone should watch.


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