15 certificateMountains of the Moon is a Film programme that first aired in 1990 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Mountains of the Moon is a 4 star programme



Mountains of the Moon (1990)

Directed by
Bob Rafelson

This factually based story tells that of Captain Richard Francis Burton's (Patrick Bergin) and Lt. John Hanning Speke's (Iain Glen) expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria's British Empire.

The film tells the story of their meeting, their friendship emerging amidst hardship, and then dissolving after their journey.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1990

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Patrick BerginPatrick Bergin...Richard Francis Burton
Image for Iain GlenIain Glen...John Hanning Speke
Image for Richard E. GrantRichard E. Grant...Larry Oliphant
Image for Fiona ShawFiona Shaw...Isabel Arundell
John Savident...Lord Murchison
James Villiers...Lord Oliphant
Adrian Rawlins...Edward
Image for Peter VaughanPeter Vaughan...Lord Houghton
Delroy Lindo...Mabruki
Image for Bernard HillBernard Hill...Dr. David Livingstone
Matthew Marsh...William
Richard Caldicot...Lord Russell
Christopher Fulford...Herne
Garry Cooper...Stroyan
Roshan Seth...Ben Amir