A Good Man in Africa Poster

Release Date: September 9th, 1994

R|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
Morgan Leafy (Colin Friels) is a British diplomat living in Kinjanja, an African nation recently freed from British rule. Arthur Fanshawe (John Lithgow), a new diplomat eager to leave Africa, learns that Kinjanja sits on top of a huge oil reserve. Unfortunately, Morgan is too preoccupied with alcohol and women to know what to do with the oil. To make matters worse, a woman is struck by lightning on the British compound, creating a tense political situation with the local government.

Cast: Colin Friels, Joanne Whalley, Sean Connery, Louis Gossett Jr., John Lithgow, Diana Rigg, Sarah-Jane Fenton, Maynard Eziashi

Director: Bruce Beresford

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1990s, Endearing, Quest, Offbeat, Doctor, Amusing