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Holiday in the Wild (2019)

Christmas in the Wild (original title)
TV-PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1 November 2019 (USA)
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Jilted by her husband on the eve of embarking on an African safari, a woman travels to the continent alone where she meets an elephant conservationist.

Director:

Ernie Barbarash

Writers:

Neal H. Dobrofsky (as Neil Dobrofsky), Tippi Dobrofsky
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rob Lowe ... Derek
Kristin Davis ... Kate
Fezile Mpela ... Jonathan
John Owen Lowe ... Luke
Colin Moss ... Drew
Keeno Lee Hector Keeno Lee Hector ... Doorman
Thandi Puren ... Trish
Waldemar Schultz Waldemar Schultz ... Dr. Fowler
Hayley Owen ... Leslie
Lynita Crofford ... Mrs. Burns
Kgahliso Solomon Kgahliso Solomon ... Lulu (as Kghaliso Solomon)
Tapiwa Musvosvi Tapiwa Musvosvi ... Rafi
Renate Stuurman Renate Stuurman ... Tabitha
Faniswa Yisa Faniswa Yisa ... Aliyah
Chanelys Garcia Nyapisi Chanelys Garcia Nyapisi ... Nia
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Jilted by her husband on the eve of embarking on an African safari, a woman travels to the continent alone where she meets an elephant conservationist.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Holiday in the Wild See more »

Filming Locations:

South Africa See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Producers from Netflix pitched the project to Kristin Davis after noticing her philanthropic work with elephants. See more »

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Quotes

Derek: Hey, New York. If you come back here, I'll be here. Last tent on the end.
Kate: The other end.
[referring to the confusion when she arrived]
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Connections

Referenced in Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.61 (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Written by Brian Dee (as Brian Colin Dee)
Courtesy of BMG Production Music, Inc.
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Heart warming
2 November 2019 | by steve-915-115210See all my reviews

I know what it's like to move between the city and the country, and I do it regularly as I enjoyed both lifestyles. Of course, there is much more to this movie than that. I found it refreshing, relatively realistic, and of course, extremely heartwarming. There was just enough emotion to keep me engaged, but it wasn't sappy, and it was relatively realistic. Of course, any movie cannot tell the full story, and there were a few loose ends in the saga that were never closed off. Yet, it was heartwarming and engaging.


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