Heart of Darkness Poster

Release Date: 1994

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
In this adaptation of Joseph Conrad's classic novella, Marlow (Tim Roth) takes a job with a Belgian shipping company to captain a boat along the Congo River in Africa. He has been dispatched to locate Kurtz (John Malkovich), a former German general who had previously been one of the company's best suppliers. Lately, however, his actions have been erratic, and his shipments have stopped. As Marlow gets deeper within the jungle, he starts to realize that Kurtz has been completely transformed.

Cast: Tim Roth, John Malkovich, Iman , Isaach De Bankolé, James Fox, Morten Faldaas, Patrick Ryecart, Michael Fitzgerald

Director: Nicolas Roeg

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Turner Pictures, Chris/Rose Productions [us]

Keywords: Intense, Dark, Transformation


Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1994)
Nominated Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television