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3.7
1,377 Ratings

The African Queen

Directed by John Huston
United States, 1951
Action, Drama

Synopsis

In Africa during WW1, a gin-swilling riverboat owner/captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship.

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The African Queen Directed by John Huston

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1952 | Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1952 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

BAFTA Awards

1953 | 3 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1952 | 3 runner-up prizes including: Best Film

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