The Flame Trees of Thika (1982)
Release Date: Jan 3, 1982 Wide
Average Rating: 3.3/5
User Ratings: 60
Based on an autobiographical novel by Elspeth Huxley, this 1981 film tells the story of the Grant family -- little Elspeth (Holly Aird) and her parents, Robin (David Robb) and Tilly (Hayley Mills) -- after they arrive in Kenya to start a coffee plantation. The episodic production begins when a lion greets the horse-drawn carriage transporting Tilly and Elspeth to the site of the plantation. Tilly stares the lion down with the help of a poised shotgun, demonstrating her resolve to make a go of it
Jan 3, 1982 Wide
Mar 29, 2005
A & E
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