Movie Poster Scraps VIII: In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro (1986, UK) (In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro; 1986; Raju Patel; John Rhys-Davies; Timothy Bottoms; Irene Miracle; Michele Carey; Leonard Trolley; Patty Foley; Calvin Jung; Don Blakely; Jim Boeke; Patrick Gorman; Mark Watters; Carl Vundla; animal film; monkey; baboon; )
In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro is a 1986 horror film based in Kenya. The film was directed by Raju Patel.
The film, based on a true story, shows the events of an incident that happened in Kenya in 1984. A severe drought happened, and 90,000 starving babboons went on a rampage, killing humans and animals in their way.
There's a big drought in Africa. Food and water are scarce. 90,000 wild baboons suddenly start attacking humans and eating them in order to survive. Some people find themselves being hunted by the starving monkeys and must do whatever they can to stay alive.