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Ernest Hemingway's snows of Kilimanjaro.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 114 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gaiam TV : 1952.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Henry King.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Susan Hayward, Hildegarde Neff.
Summary, etc.:
The classic film, with an all-star cast, based on the short story by Ernest Hemingway: Renowned writer Harry Street lies dying on the frozen slopes of Kilimanjaro, wounded in a hunting accident and waiting for rescue he fears will never come. He reflects back on his life, remembering loves lost and what he sees as his failures as a writer, as he waits to die. Through all this, his loving wife, Helen, with her care and attention, works to awaken in him his fighting spirit and will to live.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Authors > Drama.
Wounds and injuries > Drama.
Kilimanjaro, Mount (Tanzania) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Adventure films.
Melodrama.

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