White Hunter, Black Heart

  • 1990
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Adventure, Drama

Based on Peter Viertel's novel Roman a Clef, WHITE HUNTER, BLACK HEART uses the making of a classic film, THE AFRICAN QUEEN, as the setting for an investigation into the creative process. It's also the story of one enigmatic film director as told by another. Star-director Clint Eastwood plays a thinly disguised John Huston, here called John Wilson. Set...read more

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White Hunter, Black Heart - Official Trailer
01:23 — Thinly veiled account of director John Huston in Africa, more interested in shooting elephants than the picture that he is there to make, the legendar (more…)
(Movie Clip) Almost Divine Ability
Jeff Fahey narrates from the novel written by screenwriter Peter Viertel shortly after shooting The African Queen with John Huston, Clint Eastwood (wh (more…)
White Hunter, Black Heart - (Original Trailer)
A filmmaker (Clint Eastwood) travels to Africa to shoot a movie but becomes obsessed with hunting elephants in White Hunter, Black Heart (1990).
(Movie Clip) Such A Hardy Bugger
Director and star Clint Eastwood, modeled on John Huston, introduces Jeff Fahey (modeled on screenwriter Peter Viertel) to a hunter and friend (Martin (more…)
(Movie Clip) The Dangerous Life
At a Hollywood club, big names gather before shooting for the thinly-veiled The African Queen, George Dzundza modeled on producer Sam Spiegel, Clint E (more…)

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  • Released: 1990
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Based on Peter Viertel's novel Roman a Clef, WHITE HUNTER, BLACK HEART uses the making of a classic film, THE AFRICAN QUEEN, as the setting for an investigation into the creative process. It's also the story of one enigmatic film director as told by anothe… (more)

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