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Hatari! (1962)  link to Hatari! on IMDb  

Number: 634

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IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (9621 votes)

Country: USA, 157 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Adventure, Romance

Director(s): Howard Hawks

Cast: John Wayne (as Sean Mercer), Hardy Krüger (as Kurt Muller), Elsa Martinelli (as Anna Maria 'Dallas' D'Allesandro), Red Buttons (as Pockets), Gérard Blain (as Charles 'Chips' Maurey)

Medium: Unknown,

Storyline: Sean Mercer (played by John Wayne) runs a business in East Africa. He and his team capture wild animals for zoos. It is dangerous work - on of his men almost dies after being gored by a rhino. He accepts a request from a photographer to join his business and capture their experiences but is very surprised, and bit inconvenienced, when the photographer turns out to be a woman. However, over time he grows fond of her. Meanwhile, plans to capture certain animals lead to all sorts of plans and adventures.

Location: c5p22

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1