Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion

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  • G
  • 1965
  • 1 hr 38 min
  • 5.8  (730)

"Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion" is a 1965 comedy adventure movie that tells the story of a group of veterinarians who travel to Africa to observe and study wildlife. Directed by Andrew Marton, the movie stars Marshall Thompson, Betsy Drake, Richard Haydn, and Cheryl Miller. Thompson plays Dr. Marsh Tracy, the head of the group of veterinarians who work at a wildlife preserve located in California. With his team, Dr. Tracy sets out on a mission to Africa to study and learn more about the wild animals that live on the continent.

When they arrive in Africa, they meet a young woman named Julie Harper (Drake), who runs a local animal sanctuary. Julie tells the group about a lion named Clarence, who suffers from a rare and unusual condition that makes him cross-eyed. The team decides to visit the sanctuary to see Clarence and learn more about his condition.

Upon their arrival, Clarence immediately captures their attention, and they are amazed at his unique condition. The team gets to work, examining Clarence and trying to devise a treatment plan. But things take an unexpected turn when Clarence is kidnapped by a group of thieves who plan to use him for their own profit.

Dr. Tracy and his team set out on an adventure to rescue Clarence and bring him back to the sanctuary. Along the way, they encounter a variety of obstacles, from dangerous wild animals to tight deadlines. But the team is determined to overcome these challenges and save Clarence.

The film contains plenty of hilarious moments, particularly in the interactions between the characters. Richard Haydn provides comic relief as Dr. Tracy's assistant, while Betsy Drake adds a touch of romance to the story as Julie. The movie also boasts some stunning visuals of the African landscape, with breathtaking shots of wildlife and natural scenery.

But at its heart, "Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion" is a story about compassion and caring for animals. It depicts the veterinarians' dedication to helping animals, as they work tirelessly to save Clarence and ensure he receives the treatment and care he deserves.

Overall, "Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion" is a charming and entertaining movie that will delight audiences of all ages. It's a great choice for families looking for a fun and heartwarming adventure flick that will leave them feeling both entertained and uplifted.

Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion is a 1965 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 38 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion
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    5.8  (730)