Snows of Kilimanjaro

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Starring Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner, Leo G. Carroll, Hildegarde Neff, Torin Thatcher. Screenplay by Casey Robinson, based on the story by Ernest Hemingway. Cinematography by Leon Shamroy. Music by Bernard Herrmann. Produced by Daryl F. Zanuck. Directed by Henry King. 

Gregory Peck stars as the classic Hemingway hunter wounded on the slopes of Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro. As he lies there dying, he reflects on his life, his loves, his triumphs and tragedies. A sprawling Techinicolor epic full of action, romance and exotic locales. Screen beauties Susan Hayward and Ava Gardner also star in this lush adventure, brought to the screen by famed producer Daryl Zanuck and film director Henry King (SON OF BERNADETTE). Academy Award nominee for Best Cinematography and Best Art DIrection.     

Origianlly released in 1952 by 20th Century Fox
117 min. - color - mono