White Hunter, Black Heart(Movie, 1990)

| 1h 52min | Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama
White Hunter, Black HeartRating: 3.2/5 (with 65 votes)
White Hunter Black Heart is a 1990 American adventure drama film produced, directed by, and starring Clint Eastwood and based on the 1953 book of the same name by Peter Viertel. Viertel also co-wrote the script with James Bridges and Burt Kennedy. The film is a thinly disguised account of Viertel's experiences while working on the classic 1951 film The African Queen, which was shot on location in Africa at a time when location shoots outside of the United States for American films were very rare. The main character, brash director John Wilson, played by Eastwood, is based on real-life director John Huston. Jeff Fahey plays Pete Verrill, a character based on Viertel. George Dzundza's character is based on African Queen producer Sam Spiegel. Marisa Berenson's character Kay Gibson and Richard Vanstone's character Phil Duncan are based on Katharine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart, respectively. This was the last film that James Bridges worked on wri... ()
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 52min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 52min
Also available at on: DVD

About White Hunter, Black Heart

A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Zimbabwe
Plays in: Africa
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 18 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/14/1990
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Белият ловец, Черното сърце"
"Coração de Caçador"
"Hvid jæger, sort hjerte"
"Caçador blanc, cor negre"
"Cazador blanco, corazón negro"
"Chasseur blanc, coeur noir"

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