The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton’s and Lt. John Hanning Speke’s expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria’s British Empire. The film tells the story of their meeting, their friendship emerging amidst hardship, and then dissolving after their journey.
- Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery
- Stars: Adrian Rawlins, Bernard Hill, Delroy Lindo, Fiona Shaw, Iain Glen, James Villiers, John Savident, Patrick Bergin, Peter Vaughan, Richard E. Grant
- Duration: 136 min
- Director: Bob Rafelson
- Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
- Quality: Bluray