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Uniform Title African Queen (Motion picture)
Title The African Queen [videorecording] / a Romulus-Horizon production ; adapted for the screen by James Agee and John Huston ; produced by S.P. Eagle ; directed by John Huston.

Imprint [Kowloon, Hong Kong?] : Distributed by The Castaways Pictures, [2006?]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    AFR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Classic collection
Classic collection (Castaways Pictures (Firm))
Note Based on the novel by C.S. Forester.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Credits Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; music, Allan Gray ; editor, Ralph Kemple.
Cast Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Theodore Bikel, Peter Bull, Walter Gotell, Peter Swanwick, Richard Marner.
Summary A hard-drinking river trader and a prim missionary become unlikely travel companions on a river expedition in the war-torn African jungle in 1914 as they battle nature, a German gunboat, and each other.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English dialogued, optional Chinese or English subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Academy Award for Best Actor (Humphrey Bogart).
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Africa -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Africa -- Drama.
Africa -- History -- 1884-1918 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films
War films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003.
Morley, Robert.
Bikel, Theodore.
Bull, Peter, 1912-1984.
Gotell, Walter, 1924-1997
Swanwick, Peter, 1922-1968
Marner, Richard, 1921-2004.
Huston, John, 1906-1987
Agee, James, 1909-1955.
Spiegel, Sam.
Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott), 1899-1966. African Queen.
Romulus Films.
Horizon Pictures (G.B.)
Standard No. 4897007031085
Music No. CPDVD200634 Castaways Pictures

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