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Napoleon and Samantha

11-year old Napoleon lives with his grandfather. He has a good friend who is a clown at a circus. When the clown returns to Europe, Napoleon takes care of lion Major. But the grandfather dies and Napoleon runs off with the lion and his friend Samantha.

  • Rated: G
  • Genre(s): Adventure, Drama
  • Release Date: 07/05/1972
  • Run Time: 92 minutes
  • Director(s): Bernard McEveety
  • Writers: Stewart Raffill
  • Stars: Michael Douglas, Jodie Foster, Johnny Whitaker
  • Cast: Michael Douglas, Will Geer, Arch Johnson, Johnny Whitaker, Jodie Foster, Henry Jones, Major, Vito Scotti, John Crawford, Mary Wickes, Ellen Corby, Rex Holman, Claude Johnson, John Lupton
  • Studios: Walt Disney Productions

Napoleon and Samantha

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