The Snows of Kilimanjaro Poster

Release Date: January 14th, 2008

DVD Release Date: June 30th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary
The life of celebrated American writer Harry Street (Gregory Peck) flashes back before his eyes as he lies dying from a wound suffered at the foot of Tanzania's Mount Kilimanjaro. As he is tended to by his traveling companion, Helen (Susan Hayward), he recalls many things: his first wife and Paris literary inspiration, Cynthia Green (Ava Gardner) ; his second wife, Countess Liz (Hildegarde Neff) ; and his formative years with uncle Bill (Leo G. Carroll).

Cast: Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner, Hildegard Knef, Leo G. Carroll, Torin Thatcher, Ava Norring, Helene Stanley

Director: Henry King

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Intense, Marriage, Wife, Passionate, 1930s, 1950s, Love, 1940s, Emotional


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