Sign up for your 2 week free trial

The African Queen (1951)

Rent 'The African Queen' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie






Write review

3.5 out of 10 African Queen
Judy from Wicklow, 27 Mar 2008
A decent old fashioned film good scenery of the Congo river. Wouldn't compete with today's slick movie making though.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
1 out of 10 The African Queen
paul from Louth, 07 Jun 2009
OK as a movie but is lacking in some scenes
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment

What's it about....
The boozing, smoking, cussing captain of a tramp steamer, Charlie Allnut, saves prim and proper Rose Sayer after her brother is killed by German soldiers at the beginning of World War I in Africa. Many quarrels later, the two set sail on the Ulonga-Bora in order to sabotage a German ship. Based on the 1935 novel by C.S. Forester, the wonderful combination of Hepburn and Bogie (who won an Oscar) makes this a thoroughly enjoyable blend of comedy and adventure. Later came the...

(read more)

  • View Californication Series 1
  • View Turbo (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View The Informant (Blu-ray)
  • View Reservoir Dogs
  • View Nativity 2 - Danger In The Manger (Blu-ray)
  • View Let the Right One In
  • View Brothers
  • View Spooks: Season 9
  • View Lawless
  • View Quartet (Blu-ray)
  • View Whos Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
  • View The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • View Changeling
  • View Torchwood Series 2
  • View Monty Pythons Life Of Brian
  • View Meantime
  • View Codename Geronimo
  • View Brothers
  • View The Coast Guard
  • View Kingpin
  • View A Very Long Engagement
  • View The Rum Diary
  • View Battleship Potemkin
  • View Discover Tai Chi For Weight Loss
  • View The Kids Are All Right (Blu-ray)
  • View The Losers (Blu-ray)
  • View Being Julia
  • View A Good Day To Die Hard (Blu-ray)
  • View On A Vole La Joconde
  • View The Accidental Tourist
  • View A Monster In Paris
  • View The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Blu-ray)
  • View Juno
  • View Cane Toads (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Haunter (Blu-ray)
  • View Shine
  • View Pirates Of The Caribbean 3 At Worlds End
  • View Thor
  • View Garfield 2 A Tail Of Two Kitties
  • View Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (3D) (Blu-ray)