Carroll Ballard (The Black Stallion, Fly Away Home) directs the exciting story of 12-year-old Xan (Alexander Michaletos), who decides to return the cheetah he raised from a cub to the wild instead of allowing pursuers to place it in captivity. Harsh South African landscapes, stalking lions, crocodiles, river rapids and a mysterious drifter (Eamonn Walker) who may intend to turn the big cat in for cash - all will test Xan's courage and resolve. Join him in this tale of growing up and letting go. It's a journey you won't want to miss.
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Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: This is an old-fashioned, richly textured family film that will appeal to children and adults alike.
Enchanting coming-of-age story for kids.
Cast & Crew
- Warner Bros.
- Kids & Family
- © 2005 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and Gaylord Films LLC.
- English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.