The Snows of Kilimanjaro
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Ernest Hemingway could never come to terms with Hollywood's preoccupation with The Happy Ending: he accepted the money for the screen rights to his short story The Snows of Kilimanjaro, but he could never bring himself to watch it. Gregory Peck plays a character based, in decidedly unflattering fashion, on Hemingway crony F. Scott Fitzgerald. While hunting in the African mountains in the company of his faithful lady friend Susan Hayward, Peck is seriously wounded; in fact, it doesn't look as though he'll survive the night. In the few hours he has left, Peck reflects upon what he… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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"The star-studded cast makes the flawed film watchable."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Plays better on the page than on stage or screen, but Peck and Gardner give it their all."
‑ James Plath, Movie Metropolis
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