Out of Africa

"Excellent"

Out of Africa Review


She had a farm in Africa, at the foot of the Ngong Hills. Meryl Streep trots out a classic performance in this 1985 Oscar-winner about Isak Dineson/Karen Blixen, a writer who lived in Africa for a short time and experienced all manner of adventure and heartache, dutifully recorded in this Sydney Pollack epic. Works well as a stepping stone between Lawrence of Arabia and The English Patient, if you can ignore the awful bluescreening.


Out of Africa

Facts and Figures

Run time: 161 mins

In Theaters: Friday 20th December 1985

Box Office Worldwide: $128.5M

Budget: $31M

Distributed by: Universal Pictures

Production compaines: Universal Pictures, Mirage Entertainment

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Fresh: 22 Rotten: 20

IMDB: 7.2 / 10

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Starring: as Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen, as Denys George Finch Hatton, as Baron Bror Blixen/Baron Hans Blixen, as Berkeley Cole, as Farah, as Kamante, as Kinanjui, as Lord Delamere, as Felicity, as Lady Belfield, as Lord Belfield, as Sir Joseph, Mike Bugara as Juma, Shane Rimmer as Belknap, farm manager, Job Seda as Kanuthia, Mohammed Umar as Ismail, as Mariammo

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