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"Two strangers made friends by a savage land. Two friends made enemies by the civilized world."
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In the days of Victorian England, explorers Captain Richard Francis Burton and Lieutenant John Hanning Speke meet and discover a mutual interest in finding the source of the Nile River. Mountains of the Moon is the epic film that shows their determination to find the river's source despite trials and hardships, including the intensity and sometimes rivalry of their own friendship. The movie is based on a novel by William Harrison.

Mountains of the Moon is an Adventure movie that was released in 1990 and has a run time of 2 hr 16 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2.

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| 1990 | 2 hr 16 min | 7.2/10
Patrick Bergin, Iain Glen, Richard E. Grant, Fiona Shaw
Mountains of the Moon (1990) is a film depicting the journey of Richard Francis Burton and John Hanning Speke in their expedition to central Africa which culminated in the discovery of the source of the Nile River. The expedition led to a bitter rivalry