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The African Queen

Action & AdventureRomance7+ (PG)19521h 45m
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#2532 Ranked Movie
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The African Queen (1952)

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Action & Adventure Romance Rated: 7+ (PG)19521h 45m

John Huston's classic adventure drama follows Charlie Allnutt(Humphrey Bogart), a riverboat captain who reluctantly joins forces with missionary Rose Sayer(Katharine Hepburn) to take on German forces during World War I using his boat 'The African Queen'. The African Queen is widely praised for its remarkable performances from Bogart & Hepburn along with its exciting action scenes set against beautiful African landscapes .The African Queen featuring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, free on PlutoTV, streaming with subscription on Filmbox Live (Via Prime Video), and 6 others. It's an action & adventure and romance movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (80,006 votes).

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Available to watch free online (PlutoTV).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla and FilmBox).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Apple TV, Google Play, and 3 others).

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#2,532 Ranked Movie

#19 Ranked in Movies on FilmBox

#20 Ranked in River Movies

#106 Ranked in War Movies

The African Queen has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (80,006 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

About The African Queen

The African Queen Overview

In WWI East Africa, a gin-swilling Canadian riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced English missionary to undertake a trip up a treacherous river and use his boat to attack a German gunship.

Age rating: 7+ (PG)
Runtime: 1h 45m

Extra Information

Related Genres: Action & AdventureRomance
Country of origin: United KingdomAmerica
Available to watch on: Free ServicesHoopla
Original Release Date: Mar 21, 1952