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Elsa Martinelli goes for a “Baby Elephant Walk” to the music of Henry Mancini in Hatari (1962)

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Germany v France in a shooting contest in Hatari (1962).

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group photo for Hatari (1962)

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Elsa Martinelli, John Wayne, and a baby elephant in Hatari (1962)

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Hardy Kruger and Gerard Blaine take aim as Michele Girardon, Red Buttons and Elsa Martinelli  observe in a scene from Hatari (1962)

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Elsa Martinelli and John Wayne in a scene from Hatari (1962).

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John Wayne was 54 and did all his own stunts in Hatari (1962).  There was no practical reason for him to sit outside the cabin.  It just made it more exciting for the audience.

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Elsa Martinelli does the Baby Elephant Walk in Hatari (1962)

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Cinematographer Russell Harlan, Elsa Martinelli and Howard Hawks behind the scenes of Hatari (1962) in Africa.

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Elsa Martinelli with, presumably, John Wayne’s daughter and Howard Hawks’ son behind the scenes of Hatari (1962) in Africa.

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Elsa Martinelli as wildlife photographer Dallas in a publicity still for Hatari (1962).

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another Howard Hawks work team in Hatari (1962), relaxing during their time off back at the lodge.

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Elsa Martinelli and members of Tanganyika’s Warusha tribe in an original publicity still for Hatari (1952).

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Elsa Martinelli as Dallas in an original publicity still for Hatari (1962)

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Elsa Martinelli gets a leg up in an original publicity still for Hatari (1962)