Mountains of the Moon

The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton’s and Lt. John Hanning Speke’s expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria’s British Empire. The film tells the story of their meeting, their friendship emerging amidst hardship, and then dissolving after their journey.

Release Date: 23 February 1990

Runtime: 136 min


Director: Bob Rafelson

Mountains of the Moon

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