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The African Queen

The African Queen(1951)

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  • Released in United States 1973
  • Released in United States 1978
  • Released in United States May 2010
  • Released in United States Spring March 21, 1952
  • Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Restored Print/Cannes Classics) May 12-23, 2010.
  • Based on the novel "The African Queen" by C. S. Forester (London, 1935).
  • Warner Bros. purchased the rights to C. S. Forester's novel in 1946. At that time, Bette Davis, Ida Lupino and Olivia de Havilland were mentioned as possible stars.
  • Released in USA on video.
  • Print restored in 2010 by Paramount Pictures and ITV, and sponsored by Angelica Huston.
  • Selected in 1994 for inclusion in the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.
  • Re-released in Paris February 13, 1991.
  • Released in United States 1973 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (Great American Films) November 15 - December 16, 1973.)
  • Released in United States 1978 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (Special Programs - "Salute to Oscar" - Filmex Marathon) April 13 - May 7, 1978.)
  • Released in United States May 2010 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Restored Print/Cannes Classics) May 12-23, 2010.)
  • Released in United States Spring March 21, 1952