The Ghost and the Darkness quotes

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Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's foreman, seemingly killed by a lion. After several more attacks, Patterson calls in famed hunter Charles Remington, who has finally met his match in the bloodthirsty lions.

Director: Stephen Hopkins
Writer: William Goldman
Production: Paramount Pictures
Year: 1996
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.8
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 11 Oct 1996
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 nominations.

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Charles Remington - Michael Douglas
Col. John Henry Patterson - Val Kilmer
Robert Beaumont - Tom Wilkinson
Samuel - John Kani
Dr. David Hawthorne - Bernard Hill
Angus Starling - Brian McCardie
Helena Patterson - Emily Mortimer
Abdullah - Om Puri
Mahina - Henry Cele
Indian Victim - Kurt Egelhof
Worker #1 - Satchu Annamalai
Worker #2 - Teddy Reddy
Worker #3 (as Rakeem Khan) - Raheem Khan
Nervous Sikh Orderly - Jack Devnarain
Orderly #1 - Glen Gabela
Orderly #2 - Richard Nwamba
Photographer - Nick Lorentz
Stockton - Alex Ferns
Beaumont's Valet - Kaycey Padayachee
Beaumont's Clerk - Giles Masters
Patterson's Son - Patrick Gifford
Patterson's Son - Justin Gifford
Station Master - George Middlekoop
Lion - Bongo
Soldier - Stephen Evans