PG-13 | | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s.
Director James Gray wrote to Francis Ford Coppola, who directed Apocalypse Now (1979), asking for advice about shooting in the jungle. Coppola's two-word reply was "Don't go." When Coppola decided to make Apocalypse Now, he received the same advice from Roger Corman.
The river will be our home for the next two years. We shall not fail. Mankind awaits our discoveries.
At around 18 minutes into the movie, a train was shown steaming in the English country side, the train is in British Rail green with a British Rail insignia on the tender. British Railway didn't exist until 1948.
English, Spanish, Portuguese, German
$112,633 (USA) (14 April 2017)
$8,574,339 (USA) (14 July 2017)
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