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Simba (1955)

Not Rated
99 min | Adventure, Drama

A European family in East Africa finds itself caught up in an uprising by local black Africans against their white colonial masters. Based on the Mau-Mau rebellion in Kenya in the early 1950s.
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Writers
Anthony Perry (original story) | John Baines (screenplay) | Robin Estridge (additional dialogue)
Producer
Peter De Sarigny (as Peter de Sarigny)
Cinematographer
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Status
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Updated Jan 25, 1955

Release date
Sep 9, 1955 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Dirk Bogarde
Alan Howard Alan Howard   See fewer
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Donald Sinden
Inspector Drummond Inspector Drummond   See fewer
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Virginia McKenna
Mary Crawford Mary Crawford   See fewer
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Basil Sydney
Mr. Crawford Mr. Crawford   See fewer
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Marie Ney
Mrs. Crawford Mrs. Crawford   See fewer
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Joseph Tomelty
Dr. Hughes Dr. Hughes   See fewer
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Earl Cameron
Karanja Karanja   See fewer
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Orlando Martins
Headman Headman   See fewer
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Ben Johnson
Kimani Kimani   See fewer
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Glyn Lawson
Mundati Mundati   See fewer
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Harry Quashie
Thakla Thakla   See fewer
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John Chandos
Settler at Meeting Settler at Meeting   See fewer
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Desmond Roberts
Colonel Bridgeman Colonel Bridgeman   See fewer
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Errol John
African Inspector African Inspector   See fewer
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Willy Sholanke
Witch Doctor Witch Doctor   See fewer
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Percy Herbert
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Ratings Breakdown

6.1 / 10 | 343 votes