Rhino! (1964)


Rhino! (1964)

A zoologist working to save the endangered animals of Africa has problems with poachers and local tribesmen who don't understand his methods. But, with the help of the local district nurse, he shows that capturing endangered animals and releasing them in protected game reserves is preferable to killing them.
IMDb  5.6 /10
Director Ivan Tors
Writer Art Arthur
Writer Arthur Weiss
Release Date1964-06-26
Runtime1h 31mins
GenreAction, Adventure
Content Rating
CompanyIvan Tors Films, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Miss Arleigh
Dr. Jim Hanlon
Harry Makela
Harry Makela
Jopo (as Harry Mekela)
George Korelin
George Korelin
Haragay (as George Lane)
Lamar Boren
Lamar Boren
Self - cinematographer
Sven Persson
Sven Persson
Self - cinematographer
Ivan Tors
Ivan Tors
Self - director


Rhino! is a 1964 American action film directed by Ivan Tors and written by Art Arthur and Arthur Weiss. The film stars Harry Guardino, Shirley Eaton, Robert Culp, Harry Makela and George Korelin. The film was released on May 20, 1964, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.


A humane zoologist, Dr. Jim Hanlon, who deplores the poaching of African rhinoceros, is unaware that the man he is guiding on safari, Alec Burnett, is a hunter intending to capture two rare white rhino to sell. Edith Arleigh is a nurse romantically involved with Burnett, whose hardened attitude toward jungle life softens when he is bitten by a cobra and Hanlon has to save his life.


  • Harry Guardino as Alec Burnett
  • Shirley Eaton as Miss Arleigh
  • Robert Culp as Dr. Hanlon
  • Harry Makela as Jopo
  • George Korelin as Haragay