Fortune hunter Allan Quatermain teams up with a resourceful woman to help her find her missing father lost in the wilds of 1900s Africa while being pursued by hostile tribes and a rival German explorer.
J. Lee Thompson
Three adventurers lead an expedition into darkest Africa in search of the treasure of King Solomon, and on the way encounter hostile natives, volcanoes, dinosaurs and a lost Phoenician city ruled by a beautiful queen.
Guide Allan Quatermain helps a young lady (Beth) find her lost husband somewhere in Africa. It's a spectacular adventure story with romance, because while they fight with wild animals and cannibals, they fall in love. Will they find the lost husband and finish the nice connection?Written by
Kornel Osvart <firstname.lastname@example.org>
MGM planned to dub the film in twenty-eight different languages. See more »
The elephant that charges the hunter and guide is an African elephant. The one that picks the guide up and tosses him over its shoulder is a trained Indian elephant. African elephants are too aggressive to be trained for such stunts. See more »
It's occurred to me that since your husband's body was never found, you can't inherit his money until you prove that he's dead. That could be the reason for this visit.
One of the reasons my husband went looking for that diamond mine was a possibly foolish hope of finding a fortune of his own. You see, I hold all the wealth there is in the family.
Well, then, I still don't understand.
What? That I'd be willing to risk my life for my husband?
That you're proposing to throw it away. That's not ...
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I fell in love with this movie when I was 5 years old. Unlike some boyhood favorites, which fade and weaken with age, this one looks as good now as it did back in 1950. Glorious scenery and glamorous co-stars: Stewart Granger and Deborah Kerr.
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