Something of Value Poster

Release Date: 1957

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
In Kenya, Peter (Rock Hudson), the son of a white settler, forms a tight friendship with Kimani (Sidney Poitier), a Kenyan worker. After Kimani's father is imprisoned for enforcing a controversial tribal tradition, Kimani realizes his place is among the Mau Mau, a group that is organizing a revolt. The Mau Mau attacks Peter's brother-in-law Jeff (Robert Beatty) with tragic results, inspiring Peter to take action. When the two finally come face to face again, peace is hard to establish.

Cast: Rock Hudson, Dana Wynter, Sidney Poitier, Wendy Hiller, Juano Hernandez, William Marshall, Robert Beatty, Walter Fitzgerald

Director: Richard Brooks

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Revenge, Suspenseful, Wife, Rivalry, 1950s, Touching