Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey

United States, 1988

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Based on the true story of anthropologist Dian Fossey who travels to the African mountains to study the rare gorillas. Her interest in the mountain gorillas becomes an obsession and she risks her life to protect them from poachers and animal traders and ultimate extinction. Stars Sigourney Weaver and Bryan Brown.

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