Where The River Runs Black

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Adventure

Another addition to the rash of "noble savage" films, WHERE THE RIVER RUNS BLACK is a well-intentioned but hopelessly cliched drama set in the jungles of Brazil. Father Mahoney (Peter Horton), an idealistic young priest at a jungle mission, paddles up the Rio Negro, where he is amazed to see a beautiful young native woman (Divana Brandao) swimming with...read more

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01:39 — An orphaned young boy, raised by dolphins in the Amazon, is discovered by a priest who brings him back to "civilization". Nice family viewing!

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  • Released: 1986
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Another addition to the rash of "noble savage" films, WHERE THE RIVER RUNS BLACK is a well-intentioned but hopelessly cliched drama set in the jungles of Brazil. Father Mahoney (Peter Horton), an idealistic young priest at a jungle mission, paddles up the… (more)

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