Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion Poster

Release Date: 1965

G|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
American doctor Marsh Tracy (Marshall Thompson), known as "Daktari" to the natives, runs a wildlife rehabilitation clinic on the African savanna with the help of his tomboyish teenager, Paula (Cheryl Miller), and faithful researcher and gorilla expert, Julie Harper (Betsy Drake). Their wholesome adventures include helping one of the preserve's lions, Clarence, when he begins exhibiting aggressive behavior; the intrepid trio soon discover that the wild animal has a vision defect.

Cast: Marshall Thompson, Betsy Drake, Richard Haydn, Cheryl Miller, Alan Caillou, Rockne Tarkington, Maurice Marsac, Robert Do 'Qui

Director: Andrew Marton

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Ivan Tors Productions

Keywords: Doctor, Lighthearted, Charming, 1960s