PG | | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.
Sydney Pollack shot the film in 1.85:1, against his preference of anamorphic wide-screen, because he was tired of having his films cropped off for TV presentations.
He even took the gramophone on safari. Three rifles, supplies for a month, and Mozart.
When arriving in his new plane, Denys hands Karen Blixen his goggles twice. The goggles subsequently reappear and disappear several times.
Network TV version features additional footage not included in theatrical release.
$3,637,290 (USA) (22 December 1985)
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