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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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Mar 24, 2009 (United Kingdom)

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Barbara Flynn
Herself - Narrator (voice) Herself - Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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George Adamson
Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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Anthony Bourke
Himself (as Ace Bourke) Himself (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
Himself - Photography Himself - Photography   See fewer
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Christian
Lion (archive footage) Lion (archive footage)   See fewer
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Tim Coulson
Himself - Zoologist (as Professor Tim Coulson) Himself - Zoologist (as Professor Tim Coulson)   See fewer
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Kay Drew
Herself - Cleaning Lady Herself - Cleaning Lady   See fewer
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Tony Fitzjohn
Himself - George Adamson's Assistant Himself - 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
Herself - Harrods Zoo Department Herself - Harrods Zoo Department   See fewer
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Virginia McKenna
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John Rendall
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Jennifer-Mary Taylor
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Candy Thomson
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Bill Travers
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Lisa Williams
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Chris Williamson
Himself - Reverend Williamson's Son Himself - Reverend Williamson's Son   See fewer
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8.1 / 10 | 116 votes