Rhodes of Africa DVD
Rhodes of AfricaDVD
Great location shooting enriches this British-made screen biography of South African empire builder Cecil Rhodes (Walter Huston)─discoverer of the world's richest diamond mine, prime minister, and christener of scholarships and countries. Driven by his belief in colonialism, Rhodes exercises his power and influence over the region, eventually clashing with Boer Republic leader Ohm Paul Kruger (Oskar Homolka). Peggy Ashcroft, Bernard Lee co-star. 94 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.