Coming up on Saturday at the described Movies: Out of Africa and All the Right Moves.

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From this Saturday at 12am Eastern, that’s 6pm Saturday in NZ, 4pm in Sydney and 5am in the UK, and repeated every four hours throughout the day, it’s the described movies Out of Africa from 1985 and All the Right Moves from 1983.
Out of Africa is a 1985 American epic romantic drama film directed and produced by Sydney Pollack, and starring Meryl Streep and Robert Redford.
The film is based loosely on the 1937 autobiographical book Out of Africa written by Isak Dinesen (the pseudonym of Danish author Karen Blixen), with additional material from Dinesen's 1960 book Shadows on the Grass and other sources.
The book was adapted into a screenplay by the writer Kurt Luedtke, and filmed in 1984.
Streep played Karen Blixen, Redford played Denys Finch Hatton, and Klaus Maria Brandauer played Baron Bror Blixen.
Others in the film include; Michael Kitchen as Berkeley Cole, Malick Bowens as Farah, Stephen Kinyanjui as the Chief, Michael Gough as Lord Delamere, Suzanna Hamilton as Felicity, and the model and actress Iman as Mariammo.
Despite mixed reviews from critics, Out of Africa won seven Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director for Pollack.
Directed by: Sydney Pollack.
Produced by: Sydney Pollack and Kim Jorgensen.
Screenplay by: Kurt Luedtke.
Based on: Out of Africa: by Isak Dinesen, Isak Dinesen: The Life of a Story Teller: by Judith Thurman and Silence Will Speak by: Errol Trzebinski.
Starring: Robert Redford, Meryl Streep and Klaus Maria Brandauer.
Music by: John Barry.
Cinematography: David Watkin.
Edited by: Fredric Steinkamp, William Steinkamp, Pembroke Herring and Sheldon Kahn.
Production company: Mirage Enterprises.
Distributed by: Universal Pictures.
Release date: 18 December , 1985.
File length: 153 minutes.
Country: United States.
Language: English and Swahili.
Budget: $28 million.
Box office: $227.5 million.
Directed by: Michael Chapman.
Produced by: Stephen Deutsch.
Written by: Michael Kane.
Starring: Tom Cruise, Craig T. Nelson and Lea Thompson.
Music by: David Richard Campbell.
Cinematography: Jan de Bont.
Edited by: David Garfield.
Distributed by: 20th Century Fox.
Release date: 21 October , 1983.
File length: 86 minutes.
Country: United States.
Language: English.
Budget: $5.6 million.
Box office: $17,233,166.
All the Right Moves is a 1983 American sports drama film directed by Michael Chapman and starring Tom Cruise, Craig T. Nelson, Lea Thompson, Chris Penn, and Gary Graham.
It was filmed on location in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and Pittsburgh.
Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship.
His equally ambitious coach aims at a college position, resulting in a clash which could crush the player's dreams.
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