- Original title
- Running time
- 96 min.
- United Kingdom
Lester Cole (Novel: Joy Adamson)
Robert S. Young,
Co-production United Kingdom-United States; ColumbiaColor / Open Road Films / Highroad / Atlas
Adventure. Drama | Animals. Nature. Africa. Based On A True Story
- Synopsis / Plot
- Joy Adamson and her husband, Kenya game warden George Adamson, raise Elsa, a lion cub. When Elsa approaches maturity, Joy determines she must re-educate Elsa to living in the wild so that the lioness can return to a free life.
: 2 Academy Awards: Best Original Soundtrack, Song
: Golden Globes: 3 Nominations, including Best Film - Drama
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: National Board of Review: Top 10 Best Films
- Movie Soulmates' ratings
so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
- Friends' ratings
so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.
For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org