Only the most incredible parts of the story are true. Michael Douglas and Val Kilmer star in this tense, terrific and true adventure set in 1896 East Africa. There, two lions on man-eating rampage have shut down the construction of a railway. The beasts hunt together, showing no fear of man or fire. What's more, they're killing for sport rather than for food-and they have an almost supernatural knack for knowing what traps await them. Big-game hunter Remington (Douglas) and construction engineer Patterson (Kilmer) set out to stop these unstoppable monsters. But, in this astonishing tale of man against beast, the hunters become the hunted.

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4.5 out of 5
146 Ratings
146 Ratings

52% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 5.4/10
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Studio
Paramount Pictures
Released
Copyright
© 1996 Paramount Pictures

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
Dutch (Subtitles), French (Subtitles, Stereo)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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