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The Macomber Affair

The Macomber Affair(1947)

Also Known As: Ernest Hemingway's The Macomber Affair | The Great White Hunter |

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Brief Synopsis

A wealthy playboy and his wife hire a great white hunter to guide them to the African hunting grounds.

Cast & Crew

Zoltan Korda Director
Gregory Peck Robert Wilson
Joan Bennett Margo Macomber
Robert Preston Francis Macomber
Reginald Denny Captain Smollett
Carl Harbord Coroner
Earl Smith Kongoni
Vernon Downing Reporter Logan
Hassan Said Abdulla
Martin Wilkins Bartender
Darby Jones Masai warrior
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Award Productions, Inc., Benedict Bogeaus Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  88 or 90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,005    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • oh for Peckinpah

    Fiddlin Bill 2015-09-12

    I watched Macomber Affair last night on TCM. I thought it was terrific. The comparison to Virginia Wolfe was apt. It reminded me a lot of the Wild... MORE>

  • Wish it was on DVD, or ONLINE stream

    Shayna 2014-02-03

    I am a teacher and have taught the short story to this for several years now (Hemingway was BRILLIANT). I would love to be able to show my students this... MORE>

  • The Macomber Affair- 3 1/2 stars

    Cliff B 2009-09-08

    Read the story about 10 years ago and realized I saw a movie like this on TV when I was a child . Researched it and found out this was it. Been looking... MORE>