The African Queen

(1952)

At the start of the first World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.

‘The African Queen’ Finally Comes to DVD and Blu-ray on March 23rd

You can finally relive a 1951 Humphrey Bogart classic on DVD and Blu-ray for the first time this March. The African Queen will make its debut in both the DVD and Blu-ray formats on March 23. The film will be released in a single-disc DVD ($19.99 SRP) and Blu-ray ($26.99 SRP) and it will also be released in a limited edition commemorative DVD collector's edition box set ($34.99 SRP) and collector's edition BD set ($43.99 SRP). The film stars Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn.

Legendary director John Huston's treasured romantic adventure stars the incomparable Humphrey Bogart as hard-drinking boat captain Charlie Allnut--a role that won him his only Academy Award (Best Actor, 1951)--and renowned actress Katharine Hepburn as missionary Rose Sayer in a tale of two disparate people thrown together by fate and drawn together by love.

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