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The African Queen [videorecording (DVD)] / Horizon Pictures ; produced by S.P. Eagle ; adapted by John Huston, James Agee ; directed by John Huston.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Classic collection (Castaways Pictures)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD AFRIC (Text) 31208910774431 audiovisual Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [S.l.] : Castaways Pictures, [200-?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by C.S Forester.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music by Allan Gray.
Participant or Performer Note:
Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Peter Bull, Theodore Bikel, Walter Gotell, Gerald Onn, Peter Swanick.
Summary, etc.:
Thrown together at the outset of World War I, the spinster sister of a British missionary and the derelict captain of the launch, The African Queen, determine to pilot the boat down an unchartered river in an effort to destroy a German gunboat which prevents invasion by British forces. Setting: German East Africa in 1914.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; All regions; widescreen presentation.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Language track in English, with optional subtitles in English and Chinese.
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 > Africa, Central > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Africa, Central > Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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