Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs






Member Login  [help]
 
 
 
 
 
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 Have You Been Sp...
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
Membership
 Join for FREE
 FAQs
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
Contests
 Guess That Scene
Syndication
 RSS Feeds
The African Queen
MatchFlick Member Reviews

4 reviews / review this flick
 

The African Queen 1951


From Amazon: The 1951 John Huston classic, set in Africa during World War I, garnered Humphrey Bogart an Oscar for his role as a hard-drinking riverboat captain in Africa, who provides passage for a Christian missionary spinster (Katharine Hepburn). Taking an instant, mutual dislike to one another, the two endure rough waters, the presence of German soldiers, and their own bickering to finally fall into one another's arms. This is classic Huston material--part adventure, part quest--but this time with a pair of characters who'd all but given up on happiness. Bogart (a longtime collaborator with Huston on such classics as The Maltese Falcon and Key Largo)...

Directed By:
No image existsJohn Huston
Written By:
No image existsJames Agee
No image existsJohn Huston
No image existsPeter Viertel
No image existsJohn Collier
Starring:
Humphrey BogartHumphrey Bogart
No image existsKatharine Hepburn
No image existsRobert Morley
No image existsPeter Bull
No image existsTheodore Bikel
No image existsWalter Gotell
No image existsPeter Swanwick
No image existsRichard Marner

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

The African Queen Movie Review by Jarrod (6/24/2010)

'The African Queen' featured the first and only pairing of Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn. Their chemistry is legendary, almost as if they had been working together for years, and were the best of friends, or even intimately involved with one another. We know that Bogart was often teamed with Lauren Bacall (his...

(complete The African Queen review by Jarrod)


The African Queen Movie Review by Jesse (7/16/2007)

What a great classic! You hear of these classics and you want to see them, but sometimes when you watch them they disappoint you (such as (for me) Ben-Hur), but The African Queen is certainly one of the best. It was clear that director John Huston was having a good time shooting this picture with two of the greatest stars...

(complete The African Queen review by Jesse)


The African Queen Movie Review by Jessica Film Junkie (3/30/2007)

This strange and unique film takes place almost entirely on a small boat carrying a missionary and a riverboat captain.

They meet conflict and must survive, but the best part of this movie is the chemistry between two of the greatest stars ever to grace the screen.

Amazingly this is the only film Katharine Hepburn and...

(complete The African Queen review by Jessica Film Junkie)


The African Queen Movie Review by AJ (4/14/2006)

I had to wait so long to see this because it has amazingly never been released on DVD. So imagine my surprise when I found an old VHS copy at my library. And let me tell you...the wait was more than worth it! The African Queen is a delightful adventure from the always-great Huston (well, besides Beat the Devil and The...

(complete The African Queen review by AJ)



  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.
©MOVIE IMAGES ARE COPYRIGHT PROTECTED AND THE PROPERTY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS

Web Analytics