The Serengeti Rules

Release Date: May 10th, 1979

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary

A band of young scientists discovers a radical new theory of the natural world, one that could help confront some of the biggest environmental challenges of our time.

Director: Nicolas Brown

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Passion Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    It simply offers a chance to spend time with engaging people who've enriched our understanding of complex ecosystems, and who assure us that much of what we've done to the planet is reversible — provided we take action before the keystone species in question are still around to be saved. show more

  • 80
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    A celebration of scientific excellence and an account of a discovery which has ramifications for natural environments the world over, The Serengeti Rules makes for compelling viewing. show more

  • 75
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    But what sticks with you are the beautiful shots of kelp forests and otters, ponds seen from the bottom up, Africa and South America both threatened and, when “corrected,” healed. That’s the upbeat message that Carroll identifies in the opening moments of the film. show more

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