The Lost City of Z
The incredible true story of explorer Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s.
Director: James Gray
Cast includes: Charlie hunnam, Sienna Miller, Robert Pattinson
140 mins / 2016 / USA
The incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization.
The film’s visual grandeur hearken back to classic exploration epics, and Charlie Hunnam turns in a masterful performance as its complex protagonist.
Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment, which views indigenous populations as savages, the determined Fawcett, supported by his family returns to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925. Also stars Sienna Miller and Robert Pattinson.