The Emerald Forest

  • 1985
  • Movie
  • R
  • Adventure

In October 1972 an account written by Leonard Greenwood appeared in the Los Angeles Times. It told of a Peruvian engineer whose son had been kidnapped by a band of Indians and of the man's successful search to locate the child. Screenwriter Rospo Pallenberg saw the news item and took it to producer-director John Boorman. The result was this amazing, beautiful...read more

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02:19 — True story of an American engineer's decade-long search for his son, kidnapped and raised by Amazon tribesmen.

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  • Released: 1985
  • Rating: R
  • Review: In October 1972 an account written by Leonard Greenwood appeared in the Los Angeles Times. It told of a Peruvian engineer whose son had been kidnapped by a band of Indians and of the man's successful search to locate the child. Screenwriter Rospo Pallenber… (more)

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