Rank: 80/100 in Top Movie 1985 – The Emerald Forest: What kind of man would return year after year for ten years to rescue a missing boy from the most savage jungle in the world? His father.

Movie Synopsis:
For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that’s when Bill’s adventure truly begins. For his son is now a grown tribesman who moves skillfully through this beautiful-but-dangerous terrain, fearful only of those who would exploit it. And as Bill attempts to “rescue” him from the savagery of the untamed jungle, Tommy challenges Bill’s idea of true civilization and his notions about who needs rescuing.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: The Emerald Forest
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1985-06-22
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Action Movie, Adventure Movie, Drama Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1985
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Embassy Pictures Corporation, Christel Films
  • Production Countries: United Kingdom
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $24,467,000.00
  • Running Time: 114 minutes
  • Director: 
  • Actors: Powers Boothe, Charley Boorman, Meg Foster, Yara Vaneau, William Rodriguez
  • YB100 views Counts: 61
  • YB100 Likes: 5
  • Popularity: 9.694
  • Vote Count: 122
  • Vote Average: 6.9

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