Stanley and Livingstone(Movie, 1939)

1h 41min | Genres: Adventure, Drama, History
Stanley and LivingstoneRating: 3.3/5 (with 5 votes)
Stanley and Livingstone is a 1939 American adventure film directed by Henry King and Otto Brower. It is loosely based on the true story of Welsh reporter Sir Henry M. Stanley's quest to find Dr. David Livingstone, a Scottish missionary presumed lost in Africa, who finally met on November 10, 1871. Spencer Tracy plays Stanley, while Cedric Hardwicke portrays Livingstone. Other cast members include Nancy Kelly, Richard Greene, Walter Brennan, Charles Coburn and Henry Hull. ()
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About Stanley and Livingstone

When American newspaperman and adventurer Henry M. Stanley comes back from the western Indian wars, his editor James Gordon Bennett sends him to Africa to find Dr. David Livingstone, the missing Scottish missionary. Stanley finds Livingstone ("Dr. Livingstone, I presume.") blissfully doling out medicine and religion to the happy natives. His story is at first disbelieved.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Tanzania
Plays in: London
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 5 languages: Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/18/1939
Keywords: africa
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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