Old Explorers

This is the charming story of the friendship between two retirees, Leinen and Warner. They escape the lonely realities of their golden years through a series of fantasy adventures. Whenever they meet, they assume the characters of world famous explorers and their imaginations take them on exciting expeditions where they encounter intrigue and danger.

  • Starring: Jose Ferrer and James Whitmore
  • Director(s): Bill Pohlad
  • Producer(s): River Road
  • Screenwriter(s): James Cada, Mark Keller
  • Animal Coordinator: Unknown
  • Release Date: Thursday, July 12, 1990
  • Rating: Acceptable

Featured Animal Action

In their real life they have goldfish in a bowl, and meet a poodle in the park, but in their fantasies, they lead two camels across the Sahara and mingle with exotic birds in a lush jungle.