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G| hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Morgan Freeman narrates this documentary about two dedicated animal preservationists. Daphne Sheldrick has created an elephant sanctuary in Kenya, while Dr. Biruté Mary Galdikas has set up an orphanage for orangutans in Borneo. In both cases, the young animals have been left alone after their parents were killed, by either poachers or similar human incursions into their natural habitats. Viewers get to see the animals nurtured with love and care before they are introduced back into the wild.

Cast: Morgan Freeman

Director: David Lickley

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

Born to Be Wild (2011)

Release Date: April 8th, 2011| hr. 40 min.

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  • 75
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    The visuals are excellent, featuring a refreshingly small dose of forced cuteness, and plenty of the animals' natural movements. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Narrator Morgan Freeman manages to be both soothing and somber, so it's not until the credits roll that we realize how much more we want to know. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    For maximum enjoyment, see this on the enormous classic IMAX screen. show more

  • July 16, 2011 lunelou08
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    Very good movie...a touching story of people that give their lives for this poor animals. Excelent for kids too.

  • May 03, 2011 Kat
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    I\'t wonderful. It feels as though that baby elephant is right in front of you. Great movie for adults and children alike.

  • April 24, 2011 weiss281
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    One of the best movies I have ever seen!!!!!!

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