The 1989 film 'Cheetah' tells the heartwarming story of two kids, who adopt a cheetah after spending 6 month in Kenya with their scientist parents. sudly they realise they have to let the wild cat loose so that it can learn to hunt and be free. However, when the animal is captured by poachers, the kids must take help from their local friends to chart a rescue operation.
Duma 2005 adventure film chronicles the friendship of a young South African boy with an orphaned cheetah. Based on 'How it was with Dooms'by Carol Cawthra Hopcraft and xan Hopcraft, the critically acclaimed film was directed by Carroll Ballard and starred Alexander Michaletos in the lead.