R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
After the son of engineer Bill Markham is abducted by an aboriginal tribe on the edge of the rain forest, the engineer spends the next 10 years searching for him.
The film was "released with native language dialogue" and "became the first feature ever made for U.S. markets in a principal language other than English" according to the book "Picture This!: A Guide to Over 300 Environmentally, Socially, and Politically Relevant Films and Videos" (1992) by Sky Hiatt.
Why did you take my son?
Wanadi: One day, i was hunting at the Edge of The World when Tomme appeared and he smiled; and even though you were a Termite Child, I had not the heart to send you back to The Dead World.
Tomme: Why are they called The Termite People?
$4,345,150 7 July 1985
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