Green Mansions

Overview

This romantic drama set in a Venezuelan jungle is based on a novel by W.H. Hudson about Rima, a mythical "bird-woman" and her love for Abel, a man running from political assassination. In this adaptation, Rima Audrey Hepburn is a real woman living in the jungle with her adopted grandfather Nuflo Lee J. Cobb. Abel Anthony Perkins escapes his pursuers and meets Rima after a local tribe has taken him under their wing. The unlikely couple fall in love but Abel is haunted by his desire to go back into his world to ...
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Overview

This romantic drama set in a Venezuelan jungle is based on a novel by W.H. Hudson about Rima, a mythical "bird-woman" and her love for Abel, a man running from political assassination. In this adaptation, Rima Audrey Hepburn is a real woman living in the jungle with her adopted grandfather Nuflo Lee J. Cobb. Abel Anthony Perkins escapes his pursuers and meets Rima after a local tribe has taken him under their wing. The unlikely couple fall in love but Abel is haunted by his desire to go back into his world to avenge his father's murder at the hand of his political rivals. While he is struggling with his own dilemma, the local tribe is beginning to believe that Rima is an evil spirit they must destroy.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/7/2009
  • UPC: 883316182307
  • Original Release: 1959
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  • Source: Warner Archives
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:44:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 11,586

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Audrey Hepburn Rima
Anthony Perkins Abel
Lee J. Cobb Nuflo
Sessue Hayakawa Runi
Henry Silva Kua-Ko
Nehemiah Persoff Don Panta
Michael Pate Priest
Estelle Hemsley Cla-Cla
Yoneo Iguchi Native Guide
Bill Saito
Technical Credits
Mel Ferrer Director
Preston Ames Art Director
Lee Le Blanc Special Effects
Katherine Dunham Choreography
Arnold A. Gillespie Special Effects
Henry W. Grace Set Decoration/Design
Edmund Grainger Producer
Robert R. Hoag Special Effects
William Horning Art Director
Dorothy Jeakins Costumes/Costume Designer
Bronislau Kaper Score Composer
Dorothy Kingsley Screenwriter
Joseph Ruttenberg Cinematographer
Heitor Villa-Lobos Score Composer
Ferris Webster Editor
Jerry Wunderlich Set Decoration/Design
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