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The Lion Cub from Harrods (2009)

TV Movie | Documentary

This documentary tells the heart warming story of Christian, a lion cub purchased from a London department store in the late 60's and successfully released into the African wild three years later. Featuring original archive footage and ...See moreThis documentary tells the heart warming story of Christian, a lion cub purchased from a London department store in the late 60's and successfully released into the African wild three years later. Featuring original archive footage and photographs of Christian's life in London and Kenya, the story is told by all the key players in interviews filmed in 2009. Written by Anon. See less
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Updated Mar 24, 2009

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Mar 24, 2009 (United Kingdom)

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Barbara Flynn
Self - Narrator (voice) Self - Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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George Adamson
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
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Anthony Bourke
Self (as Ace Bourke) Self (as Ace Bourke)   See fewer
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Boy
Adult Male Lion (archive footage) Adult Male Lion (archive footage)   See fewer
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Derek Cattani
Self - Photography Self - Photography   See fewer
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Christian
Lion (archive footage) Lion (archive footage)   See fewer
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Tim Coulson
Self - Zoologist (as Professor Tim Coulson) Self - Zoologist (as Professor Tim Coulson)   See fewer
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Kay Drew
Self - Cleaning Lady Self - Cleaning Lady   See fewer
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Tony Fitzjohn
Self - George Adamson's Assistant Self - George Adamson's Assistant   See fewer
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Robbie Henderson
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Katania
Lioness Cub (archive footage) Lioness Cub (archive footage)   See fewer
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Sandy Lloyd
Self - Harrods Zoo Department Self - Harrods Zoo Department   See fewer
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Virginia McKenna
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Jennifer-Mary Taylor
Self - Manager, Sophistocat Self - Manager, Sophistocat   See fewer
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Candy Thomson
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Bill Travers
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
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Lisa Williams
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Chris Williamson
Self - Reverend Williamson's Son Self - Reverend Williamson's Son   See fewer
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8.1 / 10 | 119 votes