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African Queen

After the death of her brother Reverend Samuel Sayer (Robert Morley), who was serving in an obscure village, Rose Sayer (Katharine Hepburn) finds herself alone in the jungle. With the onset of World War I and German troops invading Africa, the prim spinster's only hope of rescue is Charlie Allnut (Humphrey Bogart), the grumpy captain of a dilapidated boat that usually ferries supplies along the river.

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Overall: B+
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 20 Feb 1952
Video Release: 23 Mar 2010
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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African Queen is rated Not Rated:

Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn
Studio: 1952 Paramount Home Entertainment

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For nearly ten years, Rose Sayer (Katharine Hepburn) has ministered beside her brother, the Reverend Samuel Sayer (Robert Morley). Deep in the African jungle, the Methodist missionaries' only contact… 
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