Mogambo – John Ford – 116’ (EUA) – 1953 – HOLLYWOOD STARS
A story of love and jealousy set in Africa. A white hunter, played by Clark Gable, is involved in a love triangle with an American society woman (Ava Gardner) and the wife of an anthropologist, Grace Kelly. Gable plays in the same register as in “Gone with the Wind”, hard looking but devoured by passion. Director John Ford was the name behind some masterpieces of the History of Cinema such as “The Quiet Man” (1952), “The Searchers” (1956) or “The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance” (1962).