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Sydney Pollack directs this sweeping romantic drama based on the memoirs of Danish writer Isak Dinesen.
Meryl Streep stars as Karen Blixen, the restless wife of European aristocrat and plantation owner Baron Bror Blixen (Brandauer). When Bror departs to hunt big game and chase women, the running of their East African coffee plantation falls to Karen. She throws herself into this task with the same determination and spirit she brings to her passionate but sporadic affair with free-spirited British hunter Denys Finch Hatton (Robert Redford). While enduring her husband's infidelities and the eventual destruction of their beloved land, she entertains Denys and befriends the workers. Hatton shares Karen's profound love for the African landscape but is unwilling to sacrifice his independence for their relationship...
Actors Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Michael Kitchen, Michael Gough, Leslie Phillips, Shane Rimmer, Jon Seda, Maryam d'Abo, Iman, Joseph Thiaka, Stephen Kinyanjui, Stephen Kinyanjui, Rachel Kempson & Graham Crowden Director Sydney Pollack Certificate PG Year 1985 Screen Widescreen 1.85:1 Anamorphic Languages English - Dolby Digital (4.1) Surround Subtitles English Duration 2 hours and 34 minutes (approx)