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The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952) was a Adventure - Drama Film directed by Henry King and Roy Ward Baker and produced by Darryl F. Zanuck.

Academy Awards 1952 --- Ceremony Number 25 (source: AMPAS)

Best Art DirectionArt Direction: Lyle Wheeler, John DeCuir; Set Decoration: Thomas Little, Paul S. FoxNominated
Best CinematographyLeon ShamroyNominated

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Harry Street: Oh, the royalties are rolling in. That's one thing about success - even when it's a failure. It snowballs for a while. There's also one thing about a snowball - it has nowhere to go but downhill.

Cynthia Green: Darling, I was so wrong about the child! I know that God would punish me!

Harry Street: Darling, there's a war going on there.
Cynthia Green: There's a war goung on here too right at this table! There's a dandy little war going on!

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Roy Ward Baker directed the location footage, Henry Hathaway directed all the studio footage.
Gene Tierney and Anne Francis were considered for the Ava Gardner role.
Cinematographer Joseph MacDonald filled in for a period when Leon Shamroy fell ill.
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