The ghost and the darkness
DVD - 1998
Two lions on a man-eating rampage have shut down the construction of a railway in 1896 East Africa. 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 and construction engineer Patterson set out to stop these unstoppable monsters. But, in this astonishing tale of man against beast, the hunters become the hunted....
- Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
[Hollywood, Calif.] :
- Widescreen ed
- Item Description
- Originally released as motion picture in 1996.
Dolby surround stereo.
Special features include interactive menus. scene selection, theatrical trailer.
- Physical Description
- 1 videodisc (DVD)(109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
- MPAA rated R for some violence and gore involving animal attacks.
- Production Credits
- Music, Jerry Goldsmith ; editors, Robert Brown, Steve Mirkovich ; director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; co-producer, Grant Hill ; writer, William Goldman ; executive producers, Michael Douglas, Steven Reuther ; producers, Gale Anne Hurd, Paul Radin, A. Kitman Ho ; director, Stephen Hopkins.
- Other Authors
A renowned big game hunter joins forces with an engineer to kill the lions which threaten completion of a bridge in 1896 East Africa.