Aug 14, 2012
A Far-Off Place: Bonding in the Kalahari
Jesse Bradford, and in about a dozen other "trapped in the wilderness" movies but the lush score and striking African scenery almost make up for the hackneyed plot.
Gay-vague Harry never displays the least romantic interest in Nonni, but he does seem to like Xhabbo's spare, muscular physique. However, Xhabbo does not express any romantic interest in either of them (in the original novel by Laurens Van Der Post, Xhabbo's wife comes along, but here she is absent).
Ethan Randall (later Ethan Embry) was a well-known child star (appearing here with Chevy Chase in Vegas Vacation). He would go on to play several gay characters, including Reese Witherspoon's best friend in Sweet Home Alabama (2002).