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.
James Gray, known for such critically-hailed dramas as Little Odessa, The Yards, and Two Lovers, was excited at the prospect of turning Grann's narrative into a film, but he knew it would be an extremely ambitious undertaking. "When I read the book,... ...
Sir John Scott Keltie:
Terrible disease, murderous savages. The journey may will mean your life. But you could reclaim your family name.
The closed captions are incorrect in a number of places, most egregiously at 1:21:08, when the typist says, "It looks like a war with Fritz [meaning Germany]", which is captioned as, "It looks like a war with France." France and England, of course, were allies during WWI.
English, Spanish, Portuguese, German
$112,633 (USA) (14 April 2017)
$8,574,339 (USA) (14 July 2017)
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