- 2 hr 37 min
Hatari is a 1962 action movie set in East Africa. Howard Hawks directed the movie and John Wayne is featured in the leading role. The movie is packed with adventure, wildlife chases, danger and romance. Wayne plays Sean Mercer. He is in charge of a group that captures wild animals and sells them to zoos around the world. His colleagues include a colorful cast of characters including Little Wolf (Bruce Cabot), Pockets (Red Button), Luis (Valentin de Vargas) and Brandy (Michele Giradon). This is a fun African theme movie full of beautiful scenery that John Wayne fans will appreciate. It was filmed on location in Tanzania.