Fiona Shaw, Iain Glen, James Villers, John Savident, Patrick Bergen, Richard E. Grant - Director: Bob Rafelson In the 1850's two British officers, Captain Richard Burton and Lieutenant John Speke, set out on a spectacular adventure to discover the source of the Nile. They are warned that great dangers await them, but against all odds they push on deeper and deeper into the magnificent, untamed African wilderness, where no western man has ever gone. As the difficult journey takes its toll, Burton and Speke forge a strong bond--a bond that will eventually be broken by betrayal. History will be the judge as the two intrepid explorers venture into realms perilous to both body
Fiona Shaw,Lain Glen,James Villiers,John Savident,Patrick Bergin,Richard E. Grant
Critically acclaimed account of the search by 19th-century explorers Sir Richard Burton and John Hanning Speke for the source of the Nile.