PG-13 | | Biography, Drama
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
Jessica Lange turned down the lead role due to her pregnancy.
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Dian Fossey: Oh, god! This is not a summer camp! If you want to crawl in and out of each other's beds, you can do it somewhere else! All right? You're fired!
Brendan: You can't fire us! We work for the Leaky Foundation, not you!
Dian Fossey: Get off my mountain!
Dian Fossey: What ...
When Dian offers a Snickers bar to a young boy in exchange for information, it is obvious by the way the wrapper tears that it has a plastic wrapper. In 1966 Snickers bars were wrapped in paper.