The Resource The African queen, Horizon Pictures presents ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by John Huston

The African queen, Horizon Pictures presents ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by John Huston

Label
The African queen
Title
The African queen
Statement of responsibility
Horizon Pictures presents ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by John Huston
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The timeless tale of two mismatched strangers joining forces in a common cause, and finding love along the way. The story chronicles the burgeoning romance between river rat Charlie Allnut and missionary Rose Sayer, as they reluctantly join forces to torpedo a German gunboat in war torn East Africa
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • African Queen (Motion picture)
  • African Queen (Motion picture)
  • African Queen (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; art director, Wilfred Shingleton ; music composed by Allan Gray ; played by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; conducted by Norm Del Mar ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; Miss Hepburn's costumes designed by Doris Langley Moore ; other clothes by Connie De Pinna
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, some violence and smoking
Language note
English, Spanish, French or Portuguese dialogue; optional French, Spanish, Portuguese or English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Theodore Bikel, Peter Bull
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1909-1955
  • 1899-1957
  • 1907-2003
  • 1899-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Spiegel, Sam
  • Agee, James
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Morley, Robert
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • Forester, C. S.
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Bachelors
  • Steamboats
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Africa, Central
  • Steamboats
  • Bachelors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Central Africa
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The African queen, Horizon Pictures presents ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Wide screen
  • Based on the novel by C.S Forester
  • Special feature: Embracing chaos: making The African Queen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982299039
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429273277
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59188278000
  • 2073505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The African queen, Horizon Pictures presents ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
  • Wide screen
  • Based on the novel by C.S Forester
  • Special feature: Embracing chaos: making The African Queen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982299039
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429273277
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59188278000
  • 2073505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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