Exciting family film chronicles the adventures of a 12-year-old South African boy as he decides to return the cheetah he raised from a cub back into the wild. Travelling through harsh landscapes to ensure that his animal friend doesn't wind up in captivity, he encounters lions, crocodiles, river rapids, and a mysterious drifter whose intentions may be sinister. Alexander Michaletos, Campbell Scott, Eamonn Walker, and Hope Davis star. 100 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; deleted scenes.